Rochester Electronics Blog

Posts For » Uncategorized


In General Information, Uncategorized

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 [...]

Infineon 2

In Extras!, Featured, Industry News, Uncategorized

Infineon’s North America Road Trip Stops in New England

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Feb 24, 2015

Recently, Rochester hosted Steven Jeter and Chris Gillert of Infineon. While conducting business at their many North American locations, they made a point to visit Newburyport and tour the growing Rochester Electronics campus. Needless to say, both Steven and Chris were impressed with the vast expansions in manufacturing and sophistication of capabilities that is now [...]


In Extras!, Featured, General Information, Industry News, Uncategorized

eCommerce in the Semiconductor Industry

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Feb 12, 2015

In the past decade we have seen online sales increase significantly. Originally Web 2.0 was being optimized as a tool to enhance global communication. Overtime it has evolved into a platform for many industries to stimulate growth in sales. Bigcommerce, the leading eCommerce creation platform for business, recently reported that eCommerce in the retail market [...]


In Featured, General Information, Industry News, Uncategorized

Could you Imagine a World without Semiconductors?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Feb 5, 2015

Could you imagine a world without semiconductors? Your probably picturing life without your cellphone or computer. Besides these communication enablers, what about the machinery that impacts transportation, defense, aerospace, industrial? Our modern world would simply not exist. Semiconductors provide the highest level of efficiency for automobiles, trains, airplanes, spaceships, military machinery, elevators, etc. The list [...]

Loren Krott

In Featured, New Product Introductions, Uncategorized

A Few Words From a Manufacturing Specialist: Tape and Reel

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Feb 4, 2015

Rochester’s unique business model allows engineers to acquire a wide range of experience dealing with manufacturing services/products. We understand the value of variety and time sensitive requirements, which makes it easy with in-house capabilities. Loren Krott, VP of Manufacturing at Rochester, explains further; Why buy from Rochester? “Rochester supports a variety of tape and reel [...]

Award picture for 2014 walk

In Extras!, Featured, General Information, Uncategorized

MS is No Match for Wooshie’s Warriors

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Jan 21, 2015

Crushing another victory for their third year in a row Rochester Electronics would like to congratulate Tina Bouchard and the rest of her Wooshie’s Warriors team in receiving the 2014 Top Team Award and the 2014 Top Individual Award for the third year in a row. About Wooshie’s Warriors Don’t know who Wooshie’s Warriors are? Well, they are a [...]


In Extras!, Featured, General Information, Uncategorized

Walking in the shoes of a Rochester intern…

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Jan 15, 2015

The Rochester internship program gives interns a chance to file papers, enter inventory and direct incoming calls. YEAH RIGHT! It’s called an internship for a reason. What kind of experience is that? The internship experience at Rochester is somewhat unique. Our goal is not only to educate young professional, but to learn from their experience as [...]


In Featured, General Information, Industry News, Uncategorized

Counting Down to Christmas with Analog Devices

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 24, 2014

Analog Devices was founded in Cambridge, MA by two MIT grads. Since 1965 the corporation has expanded into an American multinational semiconductor company specializing in data conversion and signal conditioning technology. ADI manufactures analog, mixed-signal and digital signal processing (DSP) integrated circuits (ICs) used in electronic equipment. The Rochester ADI team has been working together [...]

santa outide warehouse

In bio, Extras!, Featured, General Information, Uncategorized

What Are The Holidays Like At Rochester?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 22, 2014

Rochester Electronics is a private company located just north of Boston, MA. The company was founded in 1981 by Mr. Curtis Gerrish. Since the beginning, Mr. Gerrish has made it a priority to establish a strong company culture. With his devotion throughout the years we have seen passionate individuals grow and succeed as an employee [...]