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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 [...]


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What have we been building?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Feb 18, 2015

Manufacturing at Rochester Electronics lets customers re-create devices that have gone EOL by the original manufacturer. We support the largest wafer bank in the world, which stocks over 10 billion die with an astounding 30 billion in-house storage capacity. We are the authorized source by over 60 original manufacturers who trust Rochester to continue EOL [...]


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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 [...]


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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 [...]


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Let’s Talk Sustainable

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Jan 28, 2015

Did you know there are solutions available to re-manufacture with current environmental regulations in mind? Many electronics companies need components that, for one reason or another, have been discontinued by the manufacturer. Equipment with long life-cycles, such as medical systems; military and defense equipment; and industrial machinery, often needs repairs that require a component that was made 10 [...]

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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 [...]