Tim Lyons, an applications engineer for the Semiconductor Test division of Teradyne, discusses how testing multichip module, system-in-package and system-on-a-chip devices can be tested more efficiently by using a protocol-aware IC test system in this technical analysis.
In November, Toshiba is scheduled to start sampling its FlashAir memory card, a Secure Digital High-Capacity card with integrated Wi-Fi connectivity and 8 gigabytes of data storage. Sales of the part are set to begin in February.
Toshiba Electronics Europe added to its TPCx line of 30V power metal oxide-semiconductor field-effect transistors with nine new devices. The MOSFETs are contained in SOP-8 and thin small outline nonleaded packages.
The Vishay Foil Resistors division of Vishay Precision Group introduced a line of bulk metal foil resistors. The parts have extended pads to enable use in high-power, high-temperature applications, and are specified to work in conditions with temperatures of up to 225 degrees C.