Interconnects http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25796/more en What’s the Difference Between PCI Express and Ethernet in Cost and Power Consumption? http://electronicdesign.com/communications/what-s-difference-between-pci-express-and-ethernet-cost-and-power-consumption <div class="field-byline"> Krishna Mallampati, Avago Technology </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Stark contrasts in cost and power requirements exist between PCI Express and Ethernet when used in data centers and cloud computing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/what-s-difference-between-pci-express-and-ethernet-cost-and-power-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/what-s-difference-between-pci-express-and-ethernet-cost-and-power-consumption#comments Communications What’s The Difference Between… Ethernet Interconnects Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:33:00 +0000 174791 at http://electronicdesign.com Rugged Connector Features Fast Field Termination http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/rugged-connector-features-fast-field-termination <div class="node-body article-body">The CeeLok FAS-X connector from TE Connectivity combines rugged reliability with signal integrity to support current and future high-speed protocols. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/rugged-connector-features-fast-field-termination" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/rugged-connector-features-fast-field-termination#comments Products Components Interconnects TE Connectivity Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:19:00 +0000 143391 at http://electronicdesign.com USB To Serial Bridge Devices Provide Rugged, High Throughput http://electronicdesign.com/components/usb-serial-bridge-devices-provide-rugged-high-throughput <div class="node-body article-body">Exar’s XR21B142x family of USB to serial bridge devices provide a straightforward interface with RS-232 or RS-485 serial networks through USB using a minimum of components and PCB space. The XR21B1420, XRB21B1422, and XRB21B1424 provide 1, 2, and 4 UART channels respectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/usb-serial-bridge-devices-provide-rugged-high-throughput" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/usb-serial-bridge-devices-provide-rugged-high-throughput#comments Products Components Interconnects Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:15:00 +0000 135471 at http://electronicdesign.com 0.8-mm-Pitch BGA Socket Features Under-0.1-dB Insertion Loss http://electronicdesign.com/components/08-mm-pitch-bga-socket-features-under-01-db-insertion-loss <div class="node-body article-body">Ironwood Electronics’ SG-BGA-6410 socket, a ball-grid-array (BGA) socket for 0.8-mm-pitch, 96-pin BGA ICs—operates at bandwidths up to 8 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/08-mm-pitch-bga-socket-features-under-01-db-insertion-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/08-mm-pitch-bga-socket-features-under-01-db-insertion-loss#comments Products Components Interconnects Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:32:00 +0000 131331 at http://electronicdesign.com Choosing the Right SMT Connector http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/choosing-right-smt-connector <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by HARTING </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>SMT Connectors are needed to match the Surface Mount Technology (SMT) circuits found on today&rsquo;s circuit boards. The challenge is choosing the right kind of connector for the job. What are the key challenges in choosing the right SMT connector? </p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/choosing-right-smt-connector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/choosing-right-smt-connector#comments Design FAQs Interconnects Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:03:00 +0000 127091 at http://electronicdesign.com RJ45 Connectors Target Fire-Resistant Rail, Bus Data Cables http://electronicdesign.com/components/rj45-connectors-target-fire-resistant-rail-bus-data-cables <div class="node-body article-body">Harting’s RJ industrial EtherRail 4-pole RJ45 connector, with a wire diameter of up to 2 mm, will find homes in data cables used for fire protection. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/rj45-connectors-target-fire-resistant-rail-bus-data-cables" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/rj45-connectors-target-fire-resistant-rail-bus-data-cables#comments Products Components Interconnects Europe News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:53:00 +0000 123131 at http://electronicdesign.com Components Expand M12 X-Code Connector Deployment Capabilities http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/components-expand-m12-x-code-connector-deployment-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">Complementary M12 X-Code components, including straight and angled printed-circuit-board (PCB) receptacles, M12-toRJ45 panel adaptors, and M12 gender changer, widen the range of HARTING’s har-speed M12 X-Code connectors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/components-expand-m12-x-code-connector-deployment-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/components-expand-m12-x-code-connector-deployment-capabilities#comments Products Components Interconnects Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:30:00 +0000 121111 at http://electronicdesign.com High-Contact-Density Data Connectors Meet Defense/Industrial Portable Needs http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/high-contact-density-data-connectors-meet-defenseindustrial-portable-needs <div class="node-body article-body">TT Electronics says its MIL-PP family of rugged, micro push-pull data connectors saves up to 35% in weight and space over previous devices, suiting them for harsh portable defense and industrial applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/high-contact-density-data-connectors-meet-defenseindustrial-portable-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/high-contact-density-data-connectors-meet-defenseindustrial-portable-needs#comments Products Components Interconnects Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:48:00 +0000 116871 at http://electronicdesign.com Monoblock Inserts Extend Connector Capabilities http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/monoblock-inserts-extend-connector-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">Dedicated, high-density monoblock inserts developed by HARTING expands the functionality of two of its top modular connector series: the Han Eco and Han Yellock. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/monoblock-inserts-extend-connector-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/monoblock-inserts-extend-connector-capabilities#comments Products Components Interconnects Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:10:00 +0000 114501 at http://electronicdesign.com Mini Connectors Meet High-Contact-Density Needs http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/mini-connectors-meet-high-contact-density-needs <div class="node-body article-body">Answering the call for ever-smaller connectors with increased contact density, LEMO extended its M series of plugs and cable-mount sockets with the ultra-compact MM connectors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/mini-connectors-meet-high-contact-density-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/mini-connectors-meet-high-contact-density-needs#comments Products Components Interconnects Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:08:00 +0000 114081 at http://electronicdesign.com