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12/06/2016
Word of the Week: “VSWR”
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
VSWR (n): Voltage Standing Wave Ratio A ratio which helps define performance for a microwave transmission line, VSWR is a specification used to convey how well a device will transfer an inciden...


10/20/2016
Word of the Week: “Dielectric Constant”
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
Dielectric Constant (n): The dielectric constant is the ratio of the permittivity of a substance to the permittivity of free space. It is an expression of the extent to which a material concentrat...


10/12/2016
How Technology Could Affect the Clothes You Wear
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
It’s 6:30 a.m. You admire the hues of purple and pink in the sky as you stretch in anticipation of your morning run. As you slowly begin to jog, you feel your heart rate increase. You take a de...


10/06/2016
5 Interconnect Technologies That Will Help Keep You Safe in Inclement Weather
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
Staying connected during storm season is key – here are five innovative technologies that will keep you informed even in harsh weather environments. 1. Transient Voltage Suppression (TVS) Co...


09/14/2016
5 Reasons Fiber Optics Should be Your Best Friend
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
Have you ever considered how fiber optic technology might benefit your application? Here are five reasons why fiber optic interconnects should be your go-to high speed data solution: 1. Fiber opti...


09/07/2016
How HDMI 2.0 Could be Changing the Way We “See” Medical Technology
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
For this week’s “Connect with a Tech,” we caught up with Medical Applications Engineer, Theron Page, to get his take on high-speed data trends in the medical industry. Q: Why 4K?...


08/31/2016
Word of the Week: “14 CFR Part 25”
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs) or 14 CFR Part 25 (n): Title 14, Chapter 1, Subchapter C, and Part 25 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), which is the codification of the general and per...


08/17/2016
5 Reasons to Consider Aramid Fiber EMI Shielding in Your Application
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
The electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) of today’s electronic systems is more important than ever, with a growing number of opportunities for EMC issues. EMC engineers are being challenged to e...


08/03/2016
Word of the Week: “Capacitance”
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
Capacitance (n) | ca·pac·i·tance \kə-ˈpa-sə-tən(t)s\ a : the property of an electric nonconductor that permits the storage of energy as a result of the separation of charge th...


07/20/2016
Let’s Get Technical
by Justyna Bednarski | Connect With a Tech
It’s hard to believe that on this day 47 years ago, Neil Armstrong became the first human to step foot on the moon. The Apollo 11 mission represented one of the greatest achievements in human h...