Advanced Packaging and Silicon Photonics Extend Moore’s Law
New technology
Advanced Packaging and Silicon Photonics Extend Moore’s Law
Approaching the physical limits of traditional silicon chip technology, many predicted we would soon witness the death of Moore’s law. Multi-chip advanced packaging and the rise of silicon photonics offer a path to resuscitation. Not long ago, the consensus among many engineers was that the practical limits of shrinking semiconductor chip features had been reached, effectively ending Moore’s law, which has been the guiding…
Get the Latest News
Technical Expertise
Shielded Connectors Improve Electromagnetic Compatibility
Shielded Connectors Improve Electromagnetic Compatibility
Adding EMI shielding to connectors prevents electromagnetic noise from becoming a problem. Signal speeds in all types of electronic devices have been getting faster and faster as devices from smartphones to medical equipment to automobiles process…
New Connectivity Solutions for the AI Data Center
New Connectivity Solutions for the AI Data Center
Advanced connectivity solutions are emerging to support new AI data center architectures. High-speed board-to-board connectors, next-generation cables, backplanes, and near-ASIC connector-to-cable solutions operating at speeds up to 224 Gb/s-PAM4 will accelerate the future of computing. By…
eVTOL is Ready to Rise Above Urban Congestion
eVTOL is Ready to Rise Above Urban Congestion
A new urban mobility solution for today’s congested cities, eVTOL enables passengers to take to the skies, no pilot required. Electrified, autonomous, and responsive, eVTOL offers an airborne route into a new transportation future. A convergence…
Automotive Electrification Brings Opportunity for Smart Cities
Automotive Electrification Brings Opportunity for Smart Cities
Automotive electrification, connected transportation infrastructure, and high-speed communication systems are converging to create a safer, more efficient, and more connected automotive ecosystem in cities around the world. Automotive electrification has transformed every vehicle, not just EVs.…
On TTI’s podcast the Distribution Download, our interconnect expert Bob Hult discusses the fiber optics.
Product Roundup
Materials for Connectors Product Roundup  
Materials for Connectors Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights materials for connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. Materials for connectors RF connectors are available in a variety of materials to suit the usage requirements and the application’s operating environment.…
Autoclavable & Sterilizable Product Roundup  
Autoclavable & Sterilizable Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights autoclavable and sterilizable connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. Autoclavable & Sterilizable Connectors Fischer Connectors Fischer Core Series offers sterilizable connectivity solutions including brass, stainless steel, and plastic 405 models,…
Edge Card Product Roundup  
Edge Card Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights edge-card connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. Edge card connectors KYOCERA AVX’s 9159-650 series of edge card connectors provides a one-piece, board-to-board solution for use in datacom applications for a…
D-Subminiature Connectors Product Roundup  
D-Subminiature Connectors Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights D-Subminiature connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. D-Subminiature connectors Amphenol's high power D-Sub connector with 75A current rating is available in cable (solder/crimp) and board versions and conforms to UL1977…
EV Charging Product Roundup  
EV Charging Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights EV charging interconnects from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. EV charging interconnects TE Connectivity leverages its deep expertise and cutting-edge technology to present a comprehensive range of electric vehicle charging products.…
Learn More About These Preferred Suppliers
eBook 2024 Bright Ideas
Meet the Connector
What are heat sinks?
Meet the Connector
What are heat sinks?
What are heat sinks? Meet the Connector: Heat sinks [caption id="attachment_45524" align="aligncenter" width="761"] Heilind Electric supplies stamped heat sinks from Boyd[/caption] Heat sinks provide thermal management in electronic or mechanical devices for components that can’t sufficiently dissipate heat to moderate temperature. For example, they are used to cool…
x