IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for November 2018 IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the November 2018 findings from its North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program....Read More
Author: Jennifer Read
By John Santagate IDC Blog More than 3 years ago, I wrote a IDC Community post, “Using Robots to Curb Labor Shortage in Chinese Manufacturing” highlighting a factory in China that replaced 90% of the people in the factory with...Read More
Huawei Ranks First in IoT Platform Vendors in 2018, Based on Market Presence and Momentum, IHS Markit Says
In the new “IoT Platforms Vendor Scorecard” report from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), Huawei claimed the top spot, while Cisco Systems, Microsoft, and PTC rounded out the top four ranking. Alibaba, Amazon Web Services,...Read More
Tempo Automation, an electronics manufacturer for prototyping and low-volume production of printed circuit board assemblies, announces key milestones at year-end, highlighting company growth, expansion in key markets,and its...Read More
PENANG MALAYSIA – January 2019 – ViTrox Technologies, an automated vision inspection solutions provider is going to exhibit in IPC APEX EXPO 2019 (Booth No: 3423), the largest event for electronics manufacturing in...Read More
Much has been written about the need to attract new, young talent into the electronics manufacturing industry. Here in part one of this two-part interview, we speak with Rochester Institute of Technology professors about educating future engineers and equipment supplier ASM on making hands-on experience a differentiator. Former RIT students now working in industry also share their perspective.
MILPITAS, Calif. ─ Flexible and printed electronics innovations and autonomous mobility sensors will take center stage as more than 700 attendees gather for 120 market and technical presentations, 70 exhibits and four short...Read More
Global handset brands will face a number of hardships in 2019, with external factors likely to affect their performance including a high maturity of handset products, high market penetration rates, and a slowdown of buying...Read More
Santa Barbara, CA: Landrex Technologies, a multinational manufacturer of printed circuit assembly test and inspection products, has lost company founder and CEO Steve Hsu after an extended illness. His untimely death was...Read More
This article originally appeared in April of this year. We thought it was worth a replay.
We thought it would be fun to do a series of articles about how the industry has evolved. Since we’ve been collecting data and writing about it for so long, we know what we’ve been saying, so over a few beers recently, we took a walk down memory lane to some of the trends that we forecast over the last decade or so. We decided to explore which predictions have panned out, and which have been wrong turns. We felt pretty good about our forecasts, to be honest (although this could be the beer talking).Read More