SIP relay saves board space Product News 8/29/2006 Post a comment Coto Technology has developed the 9117 series of vertical SIP reed relays to save board space in automatic test equipment (ATE) applications.
Cooling fans boast 80,000 hour life Product News 8/25/2006 Post a comment Jaro Thermal unveils its first 80,000-hour brushless DC fan using a unique Sony "fluid dynamic bearing" (FDB) technology, which eliminates all mechanical contact within the fan motor bearing. These cooling devices may be used in plasma TVs, servers, power supplies and medical applications.
Survey sees difficult introduction for RoHS News & Analysis 8/23/2006 Post a comment Thanks to all the concerned respondents who contributed to our survey on the way Europe's Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive may have been implemented and policed during the first few weeks. And are you not a pessimistic bunch?
Brushless motors: What's not to like? Design How-To 8/8/2006 Post a comment This week, Guest Commentator David Cox of Apex Microtechnology looks at the reasons for the increasing role of brushless motors in varied applications Bill Schweber, Site Editor, Planet Analog
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.
January 2016 Cartoon Caption ContestBob's punishment for missing his deadline was to be tied to his chair tantalizingly close to a disconnected cable, with one hand superglued to his desk and another to his chin, while the pages from his wall calendar were slowly torn away.122 comments