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    HUBER+SUHNER Contributed to Rosetta Landing

    HUBER+SUHNER contributed to Rosetta landing on a comet’s surface by supplying cable assemblies for the space probe and its lander. After a 10-year journey, the Rosetta space probe entered the orbit of the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on August 6 of this year and has accompanied it ever since. On November 12, this space probe from the Read More >>

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    Facts & Figures: 2014 Connector Industry Performance

    Bishop & Associates crunched the numbers and here is its report on the connector industry’s performance in 2014. Connector industry sales were up +5.1% in the fourth quarter of 2014 to $13,090 million. Connector sales grew +8.1% for the full year 2014 to $52,855 million. The following table shows connector sales by quarter for 2014. Read More >>

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On-Train Fiber Optic Connectivity

Train and cloudThe railway industry still hesitates to make systematic use of fiber optic technology on board rolling stock. HUBER+SUHNER explains how recent advances Read More...

Cable Material Design Criteria for the M...

Medical marketDelivering the optimum cable for the medical industry is much more challenging than it was just a few short years ago: Read More...

Is Your Cable Assembly Also Your Achille...

MedicalThere are critical steps to effectively manage – and minimize – the risk involved in the design, manufacture, and assembly Read More...

Building the Smart Grid

Smart GridOverall, it's a mixed picture around the world, but the move toward building the smart grid continues to gain momentum. Read More...

Facts & Figures

Facts & Figures: 2014 Connector Industry...

FF-feature-image-300x300Bishop & Associates crunched the numbers and here is its report on the connector industry's performance in 2014. Connector industry Read More...

The Transportation Market is Flying High

Transportation marketThe transportation market is flying high, after steady growth over the last five quarters.   Bishop tracks 13 companies in the Read More...

Facts & Figures: Wireless Continues Upwa...

FF-feature-image-300x300Wireless demand impacts I/O connector demand in ways that are hard to count.   Wireless connectivity continues to grow rapidly. From Read More...

Facts & Figures: Military Market

FF-feature-image-300x300In this issue's Facts & Figures column, the military market is showing slow growth but is still very profitable. The Read More...

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The Case for Solderless Assembly

Solder on connector boardsElimination of solder from electronic circuit assembly has been suggested as one way to avoid solder’s many shortcomings. Here, Joe Fjelstad Read More...

DesignCon 2015 Wrap-Up

DesignCon ChipHeadDesignCon celebrated its 20th anniversary this year, and Bob Hult was there to report on the newest developments in high-speed connector technology.   DesignCon Read More...

iNEMI Researches the State of the Indust...

iNEMI research projectIn preparation for its upcoming roadmap publication, iNEMI is researching the state of the industry with questionnaires on high-speed connector Read More...

The Big Deal About Connectors in Mobile ...

Creative ideas in connector develoopmentMobile electronics continue to evolve rapidly, and connector technology follows suit to stay relevant. Has the next big game changer already Read More...

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HUBER+SUHNER Contributed to Rosetta Land...

headliner-300x300HUBER+SUHNER contributed to Rosetta landing on a comet's surface by supplying cable assemblies for the space probe and its lander. Read More...

News Briefs for February 17, 2015

News BriefsFor the latest announcements in the connector and cable industry, read the news briefs for February 17, 2015. HARTING continues to Read More...

News Briefs for February 10, 2015

News BriefsFor the latest connector and cable industry announcements check out the news briefs for February 10, 2015. The WHMA Wire Harness Read More...

News Briefs for February 3, 2015

News BriefsFor the latest announcements in the connector and cable industries, check out the news briefs for February 3, 2015. TE announced Read More...


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How to Specify Connectors for Distribute...

How to seriesSelecting the right power connector will maximize efficiency in distributed power architectures.   Efficiency is the holy grail of today’s power Read More...

A Short Guide to Power Connectors

How to seriesWith such a variety of power connectors from which to choose, C2G has put together a short guide to power connectors Read More...

A New Paradigm in Crimping Press Design

Crimp-press-schleuniger-300x300While traditional crimping press designs work very well, manufacturing costs are often higher than desired. Rob Boyd of Schleuniger explains Read More...

Testing Copper Cabling: Verify, Qualify,...

copper cableThe Continental Automated Buildings Association and Communication Planning Corporation have developed a cable test guide to assist you in testing copper Read More...

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How to Specify Connectors for Distribute...

How to seriesSelecting the right power connector will maximize efficiency in distributed power architectures.   Efficiency is the holy grail of today’s power Read More...

A Short Guide to Power Connectors

How to seriesWith such a variety of power connectors from which to choose, C2G has put together a short guide to power connectors Read More...

Four Steps for Choosing Fluid Connectors

Medical technologyWith so many risks in and options for connecting tubing in medical applications, it is important to have a simple Read More...

Phoenix Contact Miniature M12 Connector

Phoenix Contact Miniature M12The Phoenix Contact miniature M12 connector offers higher-power, S-coded connectors and cordsets rated to 16A. Phoenix Contact has expanded its M12 Read More...