Updated: March 28th, 2017

With the first half of 2016 behind us, Bishop & Associates’ Dave Brearley takes a look at the hot products and technologies that are dominating the year so far.



The Hottest Connector Technology of 2016 (So Far!)

Writing about connector innovations is always fun; recent developments are no exception. Innovative connector solutions have been introduced that increase density, speed, flexibility, reliability, and power delivery. There are even several new solutions being promoted that promise to deliver power without any physical connection at all.

First, in the category of increased density, two new front-panel pluggable form factors are being developed with the objec