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Rochester Expands it’s Partner Network to South Korea

Posted By Bob Wiles on May 31, 2016

Globally headquartered in Newburyport, MA, Rochester Electronics is the world’s most comprehensive semiconductor lifecycle solution. Rochester Electronics is fully authorized by over 60 leading semiconductor manufacturers, guaranteeing the highest levels of quality, reliability, and technical support. Adding to our capabilities, we are excited to report that we have expanded our Partner Network to South Korea with [...]


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Rochester re-introduces the AM79C984AJC!

Posted By Bob Wiles on Jul 24, 2012

From the Leaders on the Trailing Edge of Technology comes another successful product introduction to support long-term customer requirements for previously discontinued semiconductor devices! The  Am79C984AJC is a LAN hub controller which was originally manufactured by Advanced Micro Devices. Fabricated in CMOS technology and requiring a single +5-V supply, this device was discontinued in 2001 [...]

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New Rochester Manufactured Device – 29705/BXA

Posted By Bob Wiles on Jul 20, 2012

Each month Rochester Electronics manufactures hundreds of thousands of semiconductor devices in support of customers’ critical applications with life cycles longer than those of the original chips which were designed into them. Many devices are built for stock while others are custom orders to meet unique customer requirements. Additionally, each month we add new devices [...]

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Three Steps to EOL Support, its that simple!

Posted By Bob Wiles on Jun 20, 2012

Rochester Electronics has been in business since 1981. That was when founder and CEO, Curt Gerrish realized that customers’ product life cycles often exceed the life cycle of the components that are inside them. Since then, Rochester has built relationships with more than 50 original semiconductor manufacturers to ensure product availability for customers who cannot (or [...]


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232 Million Devices Added in May!

Posted By Bob Wiles on Jun 8, 2012

Rochester Electronics added 232 million units to stock in the month of May. Let that sink in for a minute…mind boggling, isn’t it? Most companies who claim to offer capabilities and services that rival Rochester’s do not have that much product in their entire inventory. That’s nearly a quarter of a billion devices that were sent [...]

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May Madness at Rochester Electronics…Inventory Influx!

Posted By Bob Wiles on May 17, 2012

With just over two weeks gone by in May, it is looking like another tremendous month of adding inventory and capabilities to Rochester’s product portfolio! While many suppliers are cutting back and reducing inventory, Rochester Electronics is building upon our world-class inventory of EOL and out-of-date code semiconductors! So far this month we have added [...]

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New Product Introduction!

Posted By Bob Wiles on Apr 5, 2012

The AM188EM-33KC\W-G is our latest New Product Introduction and highlights one of Rochester’s unique capabilities: offering lead free versions of previously discontinued products! This capability is just one way that Rochester Electronics is able to supply customers with legacy products capable of meeting today’s environmental requirements. Originally offered by AMD, the AM188EM is a higher-performance, [...]


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New Product Introduction!

Posted By Bob Wiles on Apr 4, 2012

Rochester Electronics has recently added another device to our already extensive manufacturing portfolio! Originally manufactured by AMD, the N80C188-25 is a commercial grade 16-Bit microcontroller in a 68 pin PLCC package. With over 8 million original AMD 80C188 die in our state of the art wafer bank, we are able to offer this device in any package and [...]

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MM54C89J – now available from Rochester Electronics!

Posted By Bob Wiles on Feb 10, 2012

Rochester Electronics is pleased to announce that we have brought National Semiconductor’s original MM54C89J back into production. This 64-bit random access read/write memory chip is still being used in many applications and customers have ongoing requirements for this military temperature device. This 16-word by 4-bit SRAM is packaged in a 16 lead ceramic dip and [...]

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TP80C51FA – in stock NOW!!!

Posted By Bob Wiles on Jan 26, 2012

As you might already know, Rochester Electronics has been supporting Intel’s EOL (end of life) products for nearly 20 years. Our finished inventory of Intel products is in the millions, and our manufacturing portfolio of Intel products ranges from commercial grade flash memory products to fully compliant military grade processors and controllers. We are excited [...]