2020-02-18 - Lou Covey

IoT: We’re Not Keeping up With Security Threats

Building secure IoT devices is not keeping up with the growth of malware. While authentication is a fundamental part of…

2020-02-06 - Barbara Jorgensen

China to Maintain Chip Output Despite Virus Outbreak

It’s hard to square the “all is well” stance in China’s chip sector with reports from other markets. The outbreak…

2020-01-06 - George Leopold

Digital Twin Technology Enlisted by Military

The United States Department of Defense's industrial base initiative targets semiconductor supply chain.

2020-01-02 - Barbara Jorgensen

Nurturing TTI’s Remarkable Evolution

Paul Andrews Jr. did not set out to build a global distribution enterprise. “My first objective was survival”.

2019-12-31 - Barbara Jorgensen

2019: A Year of Disruption for the Supply Chain

In one year, the electronics supply chain saw a level of disruption that once took decades to achieve. The 1990s…

2019-12-09 - Stephen Las Marias

A Review of the Current Philippine Electronics Manufacturing Industry (Part 1)

Part 1 of a report looking at the Philippine electronics manufacturing landscape and how regulatory issues could wreak havoc for…

2019-11-25 - Junko Yoshida

Is China’s ‘Big Fund’ on the Right Track?

In addition to the Big Fund, the Chinese government might also want to pursue vertical integration models to fast-track self-sufficiency…

2019-11-14 - Junko Yoshida

CEOs Skeptical About Rumours of an End to the Trade War

Tech leaders at the Global CEO Summit in Shenzhen welcome the possible truce in the U.S.-China trade war, but most…

2019-11-14 - Barbara Jorgensen

Distributors in China Are Bracing for Life Without TI

The global supply chain is still absorbing the impact of TI's decision to drop six electronics distributors, including top-tier players…

2019-09-10 - Junko Yoshida

Beijing Invests in Hong Kong’s Neighbour, Shenzhen

Beijing sees Shenzhen as a "testing ground" for reform and a "window" opening to the world, which has helped China…