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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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    Mouser Teams Up with Celebrity Engineer Grant Imahara

    To launch its new “Empower Innovation Together” campaign, Mouser teams up with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara of Mythbusters fame.   Mouser Electronics recently announced a new partnership with longtime Mouser customer Grant Imahara, a celebrity engineer best known for his role on Mythbusters. As a practicing engineer, Imahara understands the frustrations and inspirations that keep engineers challenging themselves Read More >>

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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 >>

Mouser Teams Up with Celebrity Engineer Grant Imahara

To launch its new “Empower Innovation Together” campaign, Mouser teams up with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara of Mythbusters fame.   Mouser Electronics recently announced a new partnership with longtime Mouser customer Grant Imahara, a celebrity engineer best known for his role on Mythbusters. As a practicing engineer, Imahara understands the frustrations and inspirations that keep engineers challenging themselves Read More >>

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News Briefs for December 9, 2014

Catch up on the latest connector industry news with the news briefs for December 9, 2014. Esterline Corporation has named Patrice Cavelier-Bros to lead its France-based interconnect business as president of Esterline’s Connection Technologies group, which includes the SOURIAU and Sunbank connector product brands. Cavelier-Bros comes to Esterline from Zodiac Aerospace, where he served for the Read More >>

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electronica 2014: The Future is Connected!

The mood was upbeat, the year is ending on a good note, and one thing was clear at electronica 2014: The future is connected!  By Arthur Visser During this year’s electronica show in Munich, the mood was good and connector manufacturers showed good growth across the board – there was very little to complain about 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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News Briefs for November 11, 2014

Read all about it – the latest news briefs for November 11, 2014. ODU has expanded the availability of its cable assembly integrated solutions to the US market. ODU-USA can now supply its cable assembly solutions for medical and military applications worldwide. Its manufacturing strategy and capability leverages the vertical integration of precision connectors, component parts, and engineered Read More >>

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News Briefs for November 4, 2014

For the latest announcements from the connector industry, check out the connector industry news briefs for November 4, 2014. TE Connectivity has completed the previously announced acquisition of Measurement Specialties, a leading global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems. The company offers a broad portfolio of sensor technologies including pressure, vibration, force, temperature, 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 October 21, 2014

Read the latest news briefs for October 21, 2014. A fully automatic high-current test stand is now up and running in the new ODU test laboratory. Previously, power supplies with 800A were available, but the new system generates currents of up to 2,400A with a maximum voltage of 15V and electrical output of up to 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 >>