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    In Search of Standards: A Look at the iNEMI Connector Reliability Test Recommendations Project

    A survey of industry experts underscores the need to develop standard reliability testing protocols for connectors.   Consistently testing the reliability of electrical connectors across types and use cases is a major challenge in the connector industry. Electrical connectors come in many shapes and sizes, and differ in use. In general, the purpose of an Read More >>

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    Oil, Gas, and Energy Interconnect Product Roundup

    Interconnects for oil, gas, and energy use must meet a variety of unique requirements that often call for the strictest standards. In this week’s product roundup, we’ve collected some of the most innovative connections from your favorite suppliers.   Oil, Gas, and Energy Interconnect Product Roundup Omnetics Connector Corporation’s rugged high-temperature connectors and wire harness Read More >>

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Oil, Gas, and Energy Interconnect Produc...

harsh-environment-oil-300x300Interconnects for oil, gas, and energy use must meet a variety of unique requirements that often call for the strictest Read More...

Growth of the Connected Home

The connected homeThe connected home is a rapidly emerging market and platform for products and innovations. Whether you call it the connected Read More...

Moore’s Law after 50 Years

Moore's lawIt is unclear if Gordon Moore realized what a powerful challenge he created over 50 years ago with his famous Read More...

Powering the Industrial Internet of Thin...

Internet of ThingsIndustries that require precision placement of components, such as automation, are benefiting from the growing number of deployed sensors and Read More...

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Top 10 Connector Manufacturers Market Sh...

Top 10The 10 largest connector companies had combined 2015 sales of $30 billion, or 57.7% of world connector demand. The names Read More...

Top 10 Connector Manufacturers Market Sh...

Top 10What suppliers topped the charts in market share by region?   The 10 largest connector companies had combined 2015 sales Read More...

Currency Impact on Regional Industry Gro...

currency-fluctuation-300Currency fluctuation to the US dollar can have a significant impact on Bishop & Associates' reporting of sales performance in US Read More...

2016 Top 10 Connector Suppliers for Webs...

Top 10The results are in for the 2016 Bishop & Associates US Customer Satisfaction Survey of the Electronic Connector Industry, and Read More...

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In Search of Standards: A Look at the iN...

inemi-300A survey of industry experts underscores the need to develop standard reliability testing protocols for connectors.   Consistently testing the Read More...

Free Webinar: An Easy Roadmap to Underst...

ULView this free webinar from UL.   Delivering the right connector solution for products and systems can mean success for you Read More...

Disruptive Innovations Impact Electronic...

Disrupt, ShakeUp, ChallengeChange has been an integral part of human experience since the beginning. What is new is the incredible rate and Read More...

Connector Manufacturers Connect to Senso...

Miniature sensorsThe marriage of high-reliability connectors and sensors brings a new facet of connectivity to the interconnect industry.   Connector Manufacturers Read More...

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Interconnect News for November 14, 2016

Featured newsStay up to date on the latest announcements from your favorite interconnect suppliers.   Interconnect News ECIA has announced the winner Read More...

Willkommen zu electronica!

OFC trade showDon’t miss any of the latest product launches and technology highlights at this year’s electronica: Let our electronica 2016 short list be Read More...

TE Connectivity President Terrence Curti...

Featured newsTE Connectivity Ltd. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Terrence Curtin to succeed Tom Lynch as the company’s Read More...

Avnet Completes Acquisition of Premier F...

headliner-300x300Significantly Expands Customer Base and Digital Footprint Worldwide. Avnet Inc. has completed its acquisition of Premier Farnell plc in Read More...


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In Search of Standards: A Look at the iN...

inemi-300A survey of industry experts underscores the need to develop standard reliability testing protocols for connectors.   Consistently testing the Read More...

Free Webinar: An Easy Roadmap to Underst...

ULView this free webinar from UL.   Delivering the right connector solution for products and systems can mean success for you Read More...

Tribology and the Effects of Motion in C...

What is tribology?Tribology is the study of the science and engineering of interacting surfaces that are in relative motion, and includes the Read More...

The Importance of Value-Added Services a...

Value added logoIn today’s competitive market, value-added service providers help manufacturers reduce costs and lead times, while increasing throughput.   The term Read More...

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Oil, Gas, and Energy Interconnect Produc...

harsh-environment-oil-300x300Interconnects for oil, gas, and energy use must meet a variety of unique requirements that often call for the strictest Read More...

Industrial Interconnect Product Roundup

New ProductFor our industrial interconnect product roundup we reached out to top interconnect suppliers to find out their latest and greatest Read More...

The Evolution of Compression-Style Batte...

Compression connectors from AVXFor more than 20 years, modular industrial electronics have used many of the same reliable, ruggedized battery connectors that have been Read More...

New Product Roundup for October 3, 2016

New ProductLearn more about the best new products available from your favorite suppliers in this week’s new product roundup.   Mill-Max Read More...