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SUSS Strengthens Taiwanese Partnership

SUSS MicroTec , a global supplier of probe systems for wafer-level production and engineering test, is extending its activities in Taiwan through a partnership with the Taiwan-based PhotonWealth . Building on the successful cooperation in the sales of accessories for RF on-wafer measurements, the two companies decided to extend...
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EADS and Sagem Forge Acquisition Agreement

Sagem Défense Sécurité (Safran Group) has signed an agreement with a view to acquire the naval and ground business of Les Ulis site, part of the EADS Defence & Security Systems’ defence electronics business. The EADS Defence & Security Systems’ Les Ulis Naval and Ground business, which is located...
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picoChip Wins WiMAX Contract with M/A-COM

picoChip announced that its WiMAX solution is part of M/A-COM ’s recently announced 4.9 GHz VIDA broadband solution for Public Safety Grade Applications. This solution by M/A-COM, a business unit of Tyco Electronics, utilizes the standard WiMAX 802.16 protocol to deliver integrated, public safety-grade wireless broadband video and data...
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Elcoteq Expands Co-operation with Andrew Corp.

Elcoteq SE , a global provider of electronics manufacturing services (EMS) for the communications technology industry, and Andrew Corp. have signed a global, long-term manufacturing supply agreement, which further strengthens Elcoteq's position as a strategic partner to Andrew Corp. in Europe and the Americas. The agreement is expected to...
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SARFT Takes Mobile TV Lead

China’s Broadcasting Regulatory Authority Aims for Homegrown Standard
During the past few months, China has turned its attention to mobile TV. The State Administration of Radio, Film and TV (SARFT), the top regulator for the broadcasting industry, has made its foray into mobile TV with a plan to deliver TV content to handsets and a slew of...
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Robert St. Pierre Joins TRU Corp.

TRU Corp. announced that Robert St. Pierre has joined the company as director of sales, a new position, reporting to Tony Martiniello, vice president of business development and engineering. St. Pierre will have direct responsibility for all TRU sales functions both internally and externally, and the regional managers will...
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