FCI was acquired by Silicon Motion as its mobile communications product line. Founded by Framatome in 1988, FCI was originally a diversified operation outside the nuclear energy sector. After more than 20 acquisitions, 20 years later, FCI has grown into one of the largest connector manufacturing companies. FCI was acquired by Bain Capital in 2005. Bain Capital is a privately held investment fund with extensive investment experience in nearly 75 industries and technology companies around the world, including automotive and communications components, which have enabled Bain to be an integral part of FCI in financial, international and business development Valuable partners.
TDK Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6762) Introduced CeraLink FA type capacitors with modular flexible assembly technology to further expand the lineup of proven CeraLinkTM capacitors. The new type of capacitor has a space-saving design with two, three or even ten identical capacitors connected in parallel on the same terminal to increase the capacitance.
STMicroelectronics' two new microcontroller product lines enhance the energy efficiency, functional integration and design flexibility of the STM32F4 basic product line high-end products to meet the technical requirements of high-performance embedded design. These STM32's latest microcontrollers operate at temperatures up to 125 ° C , featuring always-on sensors and general industrial equipment, providing a robust, reliable and cost-effective system upgrade for STM32F1 applications .