E-commerce in the Face of COVID-19 Virus: How Digital Solutions Can Help Procurement Professionals
Working from home and need to stay connected with your purchasing colleagues? Learn how to map out your entire procurement team under one platform while utilizing Sourcengine's helpful digital procurement tools.
Intelligent Automotive Trends for 2020 and Beyond
We’ve certainly come a long way in the automotive industry since the first Model-T was produced in 1908. For decades, vehicular advancements were measured in horsepower, miles per gallon, torque, and other electro-mechanical attributes. And in many ways, they still are. However, with the exciting new world of connected automobiles in full swing, cars are just as likely to be gauged on their Wi-Fi capability as their fuel efficiency. Let’s review some connected automobile trends to watch for in 2020 and the coming decade.
The Microprocessor Market Trends: A Continued Growth into 2020s?
In order to gain a solid understanding of the worldwide electronic components marketplace, one key segment offers unique insight: the microprocessor market. Microprocessor data allows a bird’s eye view of worldwide PC and smartphone demand, manufacturer supply chains, consumer preferences, and projected revenue growth for the entire worldwide economy – just to name a few critical factors. know We how important microprocessor market trends are for you and your business. With that in mind, we put together some key data points, market trends, and other indicators to keep an eye on for 2020 and the years ahead.
Cypress Semiconductor Acquired by Infineon Following A Security Review
Infineon successfully acquires Cypress Semiconductor in a $10 Billion deal. Despite the concerns regarding the acquisition of Cypress, the U.S. National Security has approved the merger after a review.
APEC 2020 Cancelled: Good Things Will Come to Engineers Anyway
APEC 2020 Cancelled: There was an APEC news release today cancelling the APEC conference in New Orleans. This was the right decision. Many companies and personnel had already decided to cancel before the announcement.
New Decade, New Developments: Supply Chain Projections for 2020
The 2010s are over. One of the most consequential decades in the history of supply chain management – particularly for electronic components – won’t soon be forgotten.
Emerging Artificial Intelligence (AI) Trends to Watch in 2020
So what does AI’s brave new world have in store for 2020? Sourcengine’s AI parts and components consultants thinks the following trends will define AI well into the next decade.
The 5G Forecast: How Will the Technology Impact the Industry?
Regarding 5G technology, here’s the question everyone wants to know: how will 5G impact the communications industry? The better question might be: how won’t 5G impact the industry?
Yageo to Acquire Competitor Kemet in $1.8 Billion Deal
Taiwan’s Yageo Corporation is set to acquire its U.S. competitor KEMET Corp in $1.8 billion deal with a goal of expanding its global footprint.
Monthly Electronic Component Market Summary: September 2019
From unexpected robotics investment to strong semiconductor growth in East Asia, September was a benchmark month for IoT device production and associated electronic components. Here a few noteworthy developments for sourcing professionals to monitor in the coming weeks and months.