LeCroy demos WaveStation EET Videos 3/30/2012 Post a comment LeCroy used DESIGN West to introduce and demonstrate the WaveStation, its new benchtop function/arbitrary waveform generator. The device comes in 10-, 25-, and 50-MHz versions with a sampling rate of 125 Msamples/s, 14-bit front-end resolution and tw
Why manufacturing still matters EET Videos 3/29/2012 Post a comment John Zysman, co-author of the influential 1987 book, “Manufacturing Matters: The Myth of Post-Industrial Economy,” discusses the relationship of production to the burgeoning services sector and how technologies like “cloud computing” can be used to
Peter Clarke on Sensors EET Videos 3/27/2012 Post a comment Live from DESIGN West, the launchpad of UBM Electronics’ Sensors in Design conference, EETimes’ Peter Clarke describes the MEMS landscape, the major trends identified in the EETimes Confidential special report.
DFI Chapter 125: 'Offshoring' to Virginia EET Videos 3/2/2012 Post a comment EIT has been in the contract manufacturing business for almost 40 years. Amid pressure from Asia CMS competitors, the company had its best year ever and is actually 'offshoring' manufacturing in-state.
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.