News & Analysis 9/29/2003 Post a comment
While highly competitive pricing for electromechanical switches and relays is good news for OEMs, U.S. suppliers of the devices are struggling to achieve profits while vying for shrinking orders.
Enclosures meet high-power specs
Product News 9/18/2003 Post a comment
Elma Electronic Inc.'s latest line of enclosures complies with the VITA 1.7 specification for higher power requirements. VITA 1.7 increases the current rating of the existing DIN connector pins, both three-row 96-pin and five-row 160-pin, from 1 amp to a minimum of 2 A per contact.
Connectors fit SCSI, serial ATA formats
Product News 9/11/2003 Post a comment
Fujitsu Components America Inc. has expanded its high-speed, differential-connector microGiGaCN line to include an I/O plug with thumbscrews, which is a standard I/O for serial-attached SCSI, serial ATA and 10-Gbit Fiber Channel.