1U MicroTCA box features up to 10 modules Product News 6/15/2007 Post a comment Elma Electronic has unveiled its MicroBox 1U MicroTCA solution developed in cooperation with MicroBlade. The MicroBox features a small form factor, advanced cooling features and several module options.
Comair Rotron enters global pact with Mouser News & Analysis 6/13/2007 Post a comment Call it a solution to global warming of a different sort. Comair Rotron, a leading manufacturer of thermal-management products, is launching a worldwide expansion of its sales channel by adding Mouser Electronics Inc. as a global distributor of its computer cooling devices.
CR-type cooling fan targets servers, power supplies Product News 6/7/2007 Post a comment Sanyo Denki introduced a counter-rotating cooling fan which measures 80 x 80-mm thick. Available in 12 V, S-speed and H-speed models, the San Ace 80CR series DC cooling fans are designed for use in servers, storage systems, communications equipment, power supplies and industrial machinery.
Nu Horizons continues European expansion News & Analysis 6/7/2007 Post a comment Electronic component distributor Nu Horizons Electronics Corp. has bought, for $2.7 million in cash, Dacom-Süd Electronic Vertriebs GmbH, a franchised electronic component distributor, based in Munich, Germany.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.