Optocouplers deliver high reliability Product News 10/25/2006 Post a comment Developed in response to the industrial automation and data center power supply markets transition to more energy-efficient products that require fast switching operation, Avago Technologies rolls out three new gate drive optocouplers that are said to offer the industry's highest CMR ratio.
Multi-channel phototransistors target industrial apps Product News 10/18/2006 Post a comment Avago Technologies has expanded its single-channel optocoupler line with the introduction of multi-channel phototransistors, targeting industrial applications such as high-end switch-mode power supplies for servers and telecommunications equipment.
IP Group to aid Glasgow University with spinouts News & Analysis 10/13/2006 Post a comment Technology commercialization group IP Group plc has sealed a 25 year partnership with the University of Glasgow to help form spinout companies and to initially fund them with up to £5 million in return for equity stakes.
Expanding the niche Automotive DesignLine Blog 10/6/2006 Post a comment Long considered a quality instrument-component supplier, infotainment and body electronics applications are allowing Hamamatsu to widening its reach in the automotive market.
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.