|
Latest Research
Posts posted in April 2014
MEMS Microphones Broadcast Strong Growth; Apple and Samsung are the Top Buyers
Latest Research  
4/23/2014   Post a comment
Global revenue for MEMS microphones is forecast to reach $1.04 billion this year, up a robust 24 percent from $836.9 million in 2013.
North American PCB Book-to-Bill Ratio Nearing Parity
Latest Research  
4/23/2014   Post a comment
Year-on-year sales growth was flat in February, but the book-to-bill ratio strengthened.
Worldwide Semiconductor Manufacturing Equipment Spending Declined 11.5 Percent
Latest Research  
4/23/2014   Post a comment
Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment spending declined 11.5 percent in 2013, according to final results by Gartner.
Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue Grew 5 Percent in 2013
Latest Research  
4/23/2014   Post a comment
Total worldwide semiconductor revenue reached $315 billion in 2013, up 5 percent from 2012, according to Gartner, Inc.
Sensor Hubs Make Big Gains While Enabling the Future of Sensing
Latest Research  
4/23/2014   Post a comment
Worldwide shipments of sensor hubs in 2014 will reach a projected 658.4 million units, up 154 percent from 259.6 million units last year.
Wearable Electronics to Drive Additional $70 Million in Battery Revenue During Next Four Years
Latest Research  
4/22/2014   Post a comment
The global market for batteries used in wearable electronics will grow more than tenfold in just four short years, propelled by portable new products especially suitable for active sports and fitness lifestyles, according to a new report from IHS Technology (NYSE: IHS).
Global Big Data Market with Focus on Supply Chain Management
Latest Research  
4/22/2014   Post a comment
Big data can be best defined as the capture, curation, storage, search and analysis of large and complex data sets which are generally difficult to be processed or handled by traditional data processing systems. These systems are currently being implemented on a limited scale in many supply chain companies for varied purposes.
PMI at 53.7% Says March Manufacturing ISM Report On Business
Latest Research  
4/22/2014   Post a comment
New orders, employment and production growing, inventories growing, and supplier deliveries slowing.
Smith & Associates Survey Reveals Shifting Concerns in the Global Electronics Supply Chain
Latest Research  
4/22/2014   Post a comment
Canvassing respondents from all major sectors of the electronics industry, this survey gathered insights into key issues and concerns affecting the semiconductor and electronics supply chain.
Internet-Proliferation of Connected Physical Devices by 2020 Significantly Alter Supply Chain Operation
Latest Research  
4/2/2014   (1) comment
Gartner, Inc. forecasts that a 30-fold increase in Internet-connected physical devices by 2020 will significantly alter supply chain leader information access and cyber-risk exposure.




Twitter Feed
EBN Online Twitter Feed
EBN Dialogue / LIVE CHAT
EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!
Archived Dialogues
Live Chat 01/15: CPOs Re-Shape Their Business Roles
Increasingly chief procurement officers (CPOs) are re-shaping their organizational role to focus on creating results far beyond cost controls. A new IBM survey explores how.
Live Chat 11/12: Examining the Cyberthreat to Supply Chains
The number of cyberattacks is on the rise and hackers are targeting the supply chain. Drew Smith, founder and CEO of InfoArmor, will be on hand to discuss the reality of today's threat landscape and what to do about it.