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How To Win The Battle Against Counterfeit Semiconductor Products, SIA.

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Mar 23, 2015

In order to win the battle against counterfeit semiconductor products there needs to be consistent education and awareness throughout the industry. The SIA, Semiconductor Industry Association, is one of America’s top export industries and a strategic enforcement of the nation’s economic strength, national security and global competitiveness. Organizations like the SIA focus on educating customers of the [...]


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Quality and Reliability Technical Symposium (QRTS)

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QRTS, Quality and Reliability Technical Symposium The ECIA is hosting QRTS, Quality and Reliability Technical Symposium. QRTS 2015 is an opportunity for customers and factory technical experts to learn and educate the latest achievements for “critical use” applications and share specific needs with factory experts. At the same time, customers will provide feedback to component [...]


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Discover Altera’s MAX7000 Family of CPLD’s

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Mar 19, 2015

For decades, Altera has been manufacturing the popular MAX family of Programmable Logic. One of Altera’s most popular CPLD’s, Configurable Programmable Logic Devices, is the MAX7000 product family. The MAX7000 family is one of Altera’s most widely used CPLD architectures with devices being manufactured to both Commercial and Industrial grade. Since Altera introduced MAX7000, the [...]


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Do You Celebrate Record Breaking Snowfall?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Mar 16, 2015

Did you know, as of 7PM on March 15th, another 2.9 inches of snow fell making the 2014-2015 season the all-time snowiest season in New England. Yes, the Rochester Electronics headquarters is located in New England and yes the rumors are true. Even though we did not experience any heavy snow until late in the [...]


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It’s All About The Brand

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Mar 12, 2015

Did you know Rochester has received mature active product from Altera? But the real question is, why has Altera chosen Rochester Electronics as the trusted source for an extensive range of mature active product? The answer is simple… the Rochester Electronics brand. Why Altera Trusts the Rochester Electronics Brand Altera is determined to provide customers with the trust [...]


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The NHL & Honda Support The American Special Hockey Association

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Mar 10, 2015

In October, Alex Ovechkin donated a car to a Northern Virginia hockey program for special needs youth players. Ovechkin developed a strong connection to a young girl, Ann Schaab. Millions were touched by the story, including our Rochester community. From the Rochester Design Facility in Maryland, Joseph Valdesuco, is determined to spread the word and [...]


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Rochester Electronics is teaming up with iMarc to refresh its global presence and accelerate eCommerce efforts

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Mar 9, 2015

Rochester Electronics announced on March 6th, 2015 that it has partnered with Newburyport, MA based digital agency iMarc, LLC to create a new corporate website and eCommerce system. iMarc has extensive experience crafting custom web solutions that help global professional and consumer organizations do business better. As a global leader in semiconductor lifecycle solutions, Rochester’s [...]


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Electronica-China is Right Around the Corner

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Electronica China is right around the corner! As we continue to spread the word about our unique industry solutions, we rely on events like Electronica to expand our connections across the globe. The opportunities are endless as our Shanghai representatives gear up for Electronica-China 2015! Messee München International, the world’s leading organizers of electronics tradeshows, will [...]


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Featured Part Creations

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Feb 27, 2015

Am186ED/EDLV The Am186ED/EDLV microcontrollers are part of the AMD E86 family of embedded microcontrollers and microprocessors based on the x86 architecture. The Am186ED/EDLV microcontrollers are the ideal upgrade for 80C186/188 designs requiring 80C186/188 compatibility, increased performance, serial communications, a direct bus interface, and more than 64K of memory. Spec Sheet Am186ED/EDLV     D8251A The [...]

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Reliable Testing for Hi-Reliability Devices

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Feb 26, 2015

Hi-reliability devices are those components with a 10-20 year lifecycle that can withstand harsh environments with a low-failure percentage. These devices are used in critical applications among industries such as Military, Defense and Medical because of their robust nature. The demand for these devices originated when companies discovered that commercial off-the-shelf (COTS)components were not reliable and sturdy enough for harsh [...]