If a tree falls in the forest and the wife does not hear it,
is the husband still wrong? Of course he is, or will be! So, if reporting or
notifications of certain events appear to be waning, does that infer those
events are correspondingly declining?
Regarding Counterfeit Parts, consider the following...
Mark Shanley, Global Business Manager at distributor Astute Electronics
will present a seminar on detecting counterfeit electronics at DSEI
2017. He will discuss Counterfeit Electronics Mitigation and Detection
for Defence Primes at 14.30 on Wednesday 13 September, in the DSEI
component manufacturers introduce new products rapidly and look to
improve their existing product ranges continuously, older products are
often made obsolete.
in many cases, the newer product supersedes the older one, this is not
always the case.
Peter Zuccarelli, 62, of Plano, Texas pleaded guilty today to conspiring
to smuggle and illegally export from the U.S., radiation hardened
integrated circuits (RHICs) for use in the space programs of China and
Russia, in violation of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act
PLANO, Texas — A 62-year-old North Texas man pleaded guilty Thursday to
federal violations of conspiring to smuggle and illegally export to
China and Russia circuits used in space and military programs.
Last week, there were a number of reports about scammers selling fake
AMD parts, including a report by PC Gamer that described how two Amazon
customers ordered a Ryzen 7 1700 processor each and received falsely
marked Intel processors.
The "news" that counterfeit semiconductors have been sold on Amazon comes as no surprise to industry insiders. Last
week, a number of stories that made the rounds on the Internet warned
of counterfeit AMD Ryzen 7 processors showing up for sale on Amazon.
SAN FRANCISCO—NXP Semiconductors NV will spend
about $22 million to expand manufacturing at its fabs in Texas and
Arizona to make secure ID chips for U.S. government programs, the
Michigan-based EMS firm Saline Lectronics counts the military and
aerospace industries among its key markets. The company provides PCB
assembly, SMT, testing and inspection, and electromechanical box build
services, and is certified to AS9100 and ITAR registered to guarantee
customers that their products are manufactured with the most rigorous
processor architecture has been a huge upgrade for the company,
revitalizing its position in the desktop market and giving it a far
stronger architecture with which to iterate against Intel. It may not
completely reset the position Sunnyvale occupies against its larger
rival, but it definitely put AMD back in the ring.