Dry reed switches tackle tough jobs Product News 3/30/2004 Post a comment Providence, R.I. Targeting high reliability automatic test equipment, security, industrial and computer applications, Coto Technology's new RI-90 Series changeover dry reed switch offers an initial contact resistance of 140 milliohms (max).
Push switches focus on auto apps Product News 3/30/2004 Post a comment The next generation of SPED series push switches from ALPS Electric Co., Ltd. features near-silent operation, smooth operational feel, and a thinner profile for lamps in car cabin interiors.
Pushbutton switches offer many options Product News 3/23/2004 Post a comment Shogyo International Corp. has launched a new line of illuminated pushbutton switches for a variety of applications including medical equipment, audio/video systems, household electronics, CNC equipment, and computers and peripherals.
SSRs target mil/aero apps Product News 3/11/2004 Post a comment Designed to meet the demanding performance and quality requirements of military and aviation applications, Teledyne Relays' new LDP70 solid-state relay series is designed for interface applications, aircraft flight control systems, automated test equipment and 28 Vdc aircraft instrumentation systems.
Arrow offers free technical seminars Product News 3/7/2004 Post a comment Arrow Electronics, Inc. will host its first Arrow Technical Solutions Forum in March that brings industry experts and engineers together for a series of seminars that are focused on providing application and market specific technical solutions to customers. The first series will focus on motor control applications and will be hosted in multiple cities around the country starting on March 17th.
As data rates begin to move beyond 25 Gbps channels, new problems arise. Getting to 50 Gbps channels might not be possible with the traditional NRZ (2-level) signaling. PAM4 lets data rates double with only a small increase in channel bandwidth by sending two bits per symbol. But, it brings new measurement and analysis problems. Signal integrity sage Ransom Stephens will explain how PAM4 differs from NRZ and what to expect in design, measurement, and signal analysis.
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