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Have You Tried Our Specials?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Oct 29, 2014

Serving up the classics at Electronica 2014, Rochester Electronics will be showcasing its Product, Service and Program Specials. Want a sneak preview before the show? We could tell you about the millions of active and EOL devices that are constantly added to the shelves of our warehouse facilities. But you probably already knew that. Rochester [...]

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The Secrets Out! Rochester Manufactures Previously Discontinued Semiconductors

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Oct 28, 2014

It’s no secret Rochester Electronics is constantly adding millions of active and EOL products to its stock. But did you know Rochester’s leading capability is Manufacturing Previously Discontinued Semiconductors? Serving customers as the complete semiconductor solutions provider is what truly sets Rochester Electronics apart from the rest. Each month we re-introduce dozens of new products [...]

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Rochester Supports Commercial Aviation

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Oct 27, 2014

Commercial Aviation is a growing industry, supported by Rochester to keep critical programs “off the ground!” Attending a customer conference held this month, Greg and Emilie represented Rochester amongst over 60 supplier teams at the event. For years, REI components have been providing solutions to major customers in this space. As we build relationships for [...]

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Rochester Receives Raytheon Space and Airborne System’s Supplier Excellence Award

Posted By George Karalias on Oct 10, 2014

Raytheon has selected Rochester Electronics as a recipient of The Raytheon Space and Airborne System’s Supplier Excellence Award. In the past, Raytheon has awarded Rochester for Supplier Excellence through its other divisions, but this is the first year Rochester has received recognition by Raytheon SAS. This can only be done through true collaboration with Raytheon. [...]

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Electronica Munich and Rochester Electronics Both Have Long Histories in the Semiconductor Industry!

Posted By George Karalias on Oct 7, 2014

In 1964 Bob Dylan was singing “The Times, They Are a-Changin’” and truer words were never spoken. The first Electronica Trade Fair was held that year, 50 years ago. The excitement in electronics innovations was solid, that year, and the Fair was well attended despite the industry’s short, six year history. Fast forward to 2012 [...]

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Wanted: Common-Sense Procurement Practices

Posted By George Karalias on Sep 25, 2014

Now is the time for the Defense Logistics Agency to develop a better relationship with the semiconductor industry and employ purchasing practices that make a difference in the fight against counterfeit parts. By George Karalias, Rochester Electronics Earlier this summer, a man from Massachusetts pleaded guilty to importing counterfeit semiconductors from China for sale in [...]

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NSREC is right around the corner!

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Jun 18, 2013

Here at Rochester Electronics when our weather thermometers are rising, children are trading their pencils for sunscreen, and highways are filled with tourist license plates it can only mean one thing… the NSREC event is right around the corner! Whispers through the office are eager to engage with old and new friends about the advances [...]

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What were you doing in 1991?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Jun 17, 2013

Rochester’s Design Group in Rockville Maryland has an original Sun Sparcstation-20 from the late 1980’s that has to keep its date somewhere in 1991 to continue to enable LSI’s MDE (version 10) chip design tools running. The original authorization code for the software is time stamped so the machine date has to remain in 1991. [...]

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UKEA Conference sparks anti-counterfeit discussions.

Posted By George Karalias on Apr 10, 2012

Peter Marston of our EMEA headquarters in the UK attended and presented at the 2012 UKEA Anti-counterfeit Forum in London. Here is his re-cap of the event: In its third year, the 2012 UKEA Anti-counterfeit Forum in London brought in over 50 delegates from companies such as GE Avionics, Semelab, SAE, Alter Technology, Rochester Electronics, [...]