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    News Briefs for November 18, 2014

    Read on for the latest news briefs for November 18, 2014. L-com Global Connectivity hired Michael Braun as director of supply chain. Braun will be responsible for purchasing and supply chain initiatives for L-com’s global manufacturing sites. He brings more than 20 years of purchasing and materials management experience to L-com including work with rapidly Read More >>

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    Inside Connection: ODU

    Inside Connection highlights the technologies, innovations, special services, and unique products from connector suppliers like ODU. Headquarters Location: Mühldorf am Inn, Bavaria, Germany About the Company From magnetic resonance tomography to kitchen utensils to submarines, the connector systems developed and manufactured by ODU are found in all industry sectors and all around the world. For more Read More >>

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News Briefs for November 18, 2014

Read on for the latest news briefs for November 18, 2014. L-com Global Connectivity hired Michael Braun as director of supply chain. Braun will be responsible for purchasing and supply chain initiatives for L-com’s global manufacturing sites. He brings more than 20 years of purchasing and materials management experience to L-com including work with rapidly Read More >>

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Inside Connection: ODU

Inside Connection highlights the technologies, innovations, special services, and unique products from connector suppliers like ODU. Headquarters Location: Mühldorf am Inn, Bavaria, Germany About the Company From magnetic resonance tomography to kitchen utensils to submarines, the connector systems developed and manufactured by ODU are found in all industry sectors and all around the world. For more Read More >>

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Connector and Cable Assembly Industry News Briefs for October 14, 2014

Read on to learn more about the top connector and cable assembly industry news briefs for October 14, 2014. Fluke Networks is unveiling LinkWare Live, the first cloud-based service that enables contractors, cable installers, and project managers using the Versiv family of certification testers to upload, manage, and analyze certification test results from cabling projects Read More >>

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Photonic Systems Manufacturing Consortium Enlists Participation in a 10-Year Roadmap

The Photonic Systems Manufacturing Consortium enlists participation in a 10-year roadmap for the development and manufacturing capabilities needed to produce low-cost, high-volume, integrated photonic systems. The Photonic Systems Manufacturing Consortium (PSMC), a collaboration of the International Electronics Manufacturing Initiative (iNEMI) and the MIT Microphotonics Center, is enlisting the participation of key industry stakeholders in its development of Read More >>

Samtec Acquires Teraspeed Consulting Group

Samtec acquires Teraspeed Consulting Group to help meet its ongoing goal of providing true end-to-end signal integrity interconnect solutions to customers. Samtec has acquired Teraspeed Consulting Group, a team of interconnect engineers who provide enabling technology and support in the design and implementation of high-performance systems. Teraspeed Consulting Group will maintain operations under the name Teraspeed Read More >>

Phoenix Contact Names New CEO

Phoenix Contact names its new CEO, passing the baton from Klaus Eisert to Frank Stührenberg on January 1, 2015.  Frank Stührenberg, executive vice president global sales, has been named chairman of the executive board of Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co KG. He will take over the office as well as the tasks that have been held by Read More >>

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News Briefs for October 7, 2014

Read on to learn more about the news briefs for October 7, 2014. TTI has expanded its warehousing and logistics space at its European headquarters outside Munich, Germany as a direct response to growth. The company has added an extra 8,000 square meters of floor area – an increase of about 25% – in order to continue to honor Read More >>

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Inside Connection: Amphenol Aerospace

Inside Connection highlights the technologies, innovations, special services, and unique products from connector suppliers like Amphenol Aerospace. Company Name: Amphenol Aerospace Headquarters: Sidney, N.Y., US About the Company Amphenol Aerospace has been designing and building proven, reliable, high-performance, harsh-environment interconnects for more than 85 years. A division of Amphenol Corporation, Amphenol Aerospace designs, manufactures, and Read More >>

Carlisle Acquires LHi Technology

Carlisle acquires LHi Technology, a manufacturer of cable assemblies and interconnect components for the medical industry. Carlisle Companies Incorporated announced the acquisition of LHi Technology, a designer, manufacturer, and provider of cable assemblies and related interconnect components to the medical equipment and device industry. LHi supplies world-class medical device original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with interconnect components used Read More >>

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Inside Connection: Reichenbach International

Inside Connection highlights the technologies, innovations, special services, and unique products from connector suppliers like Reichenbach.         Worldwide headquarters: Westlake Village, Calif., USA About the Company Reichenbach International Inc. was incorporated in California in 1999. Founder and CEO Erich Reichenbach has been in the connector industry for more than 35 years. He acquired Read More >>

Dietmar Harting Turns 75

HARTING Chairman of the Board Dietmar Harting turns 75 but has no plans to slow down. “An entrepreneur must always be restless,” said Dietmar Harting, chairman of the board at HARTING Technology Group, who just turned 75. “I take great pleasure in dealing with the future of the company.” The personally liable partner and chairman of Read More >>

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News Briefs for September 16, 2014

In each issue, we highlight important OEM, supplier, and distributor news. Read on for the news briefs for September 16, 2014. Siemon, a fiber optic infrastructure specialist, has created a new video to illustrate the advantages of its LightStack ultra high-density fiber plug-and-play system for high performance data centers. The video illustrates how fiber counts Read More >>