• Looking Ahead to Electronica’s First Digital Showcase

    This year’s four-day Electronica trade show will be presented online, featuring over 200 international exhibitors, topical forums, interactive Q&As, a startup award program, and more. Electronica, a biennial power electronics industry tradeshow in Germany, is bringing its 2020 event onli......view more

  • STMicroelectronics Introduces High-Voltage Gate Driver with 6kV Galvanic Isolation in Compact SO-8W

    STMicroelectronics’ STGAP2HS is a compact, high-voltage gate driver for applications that require up to 6kV galvanic isolation between the gate-driving channel and the low-voltage control and interface circuitry. The 1200V device can sink and source up to 4A output current to simplify the de......view more

  • Integrated power for enterprise DC plant applications

    Transtector Systems has released a new line of enterprise rack-mount integrated power systems (IPS), combining AC-to-DC power rectification, power distribution and load control into a space-saving design that occupies as little as one standard rack unit (RU).  These new IPS units combin......view more

  • Face recognition on an MCU

    NXP has announced its latest NXP EdgeReady IoT solution for secure face recognition that enables original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to quickly, easily and inexpensively add vision-based touchless access control. NXP’s turnkey solution includes the i.MX RT106F crossover MCU and license to AI/......view more

  • BMW Will Produce All-Electric Cars At All Plants In Germany

    Munich, Dingolfing and Regensburg will join Leipzig in all-electric car production. Most will make battery modules/packs too. As electrification progresses, BMW intends to produce all-electric cars in all four of its automotive plants in Germany by 2022. For more information visit ......view more

  • Volkswagen truck unit Traton finalises $3.7 billion Navistar acquisition deal

    (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG's VOWG_p.DE truck unit Traton SE has agreed to pay about $3.7 billion for the outstanding shares of U.S. truck maker Navistar International Corp in a deal announced on Saturday that would extend its reach in North America. Finalisation of the deal comes after Traton......view more

  • ESCC QPL approved polymer electrolytic multianode capacitors

    AVX Corporation is the first manufacturer qualified to supply polymer electrolytic multianode capacitors for usage in European Space Agency programs. The company’s TCS Series COTS-Plus Solid Polymer Electrolytic Multianode Chip Capacitors are now listed on the ESCC QPL, Detailed Specification 301......view more

  • Infineon adds 40 V device in PQFN to its OptiMOS™ Source-Down power MOSFET family

    Contemporary power system designs demand high power density levels and small form factors to maximize system-level performance. Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) tackles this challenge by focusing on system innovation with enhancements on the component level. Adding to the 25 V d......view more