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Replacement for obsolete components: Obsolete NPN Transistor BC817K from Infineon now from Diotec - available at Rutronik

created by Emilia Mance |   Knowledge

The NPN Silicon AF Transistor BC817K from Diotec in a SOT-23 package is an equivalent substitute for the obsolete BC817K from Infineon.

 

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Addressing shortages

created by Reza Maghdounieh |   Knowledge

The market for electronic components is partly defined by extremely high demand in the major Asian markets since 2017 – combined with some heavy increases in purchase prices. It’s not uncommon to see prices in Asia reaching values above those in Europe or North America. The strong demand is causing a tense supply situation throughout the rest of the world, forcing not only customers but also distributors to...

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Six security tips for embedded systems

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Man-in-the-middle attacks, hacker attacks, spying and tampering, memory data errors – embedded systems are exposed to various threats. Bernd Hantsche, Head of the GDPR Team of Excellence and Marketing Director Embedded & Wireless at Rutronik, offers six tips to enhance security when transmitting, saving, and processing data in embedded systems.

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Rutronik offers a new T-series of Snubberless™ Triacs and 16A from STMicroelectronics

created by Emilia Mance |   Knowledge

The new T-series Triacs offer more choice for different types of loads. Parts of ST’s new T-series, the T1635T-8I Snubberless™ 16A Triac, are designed for an increasing number of AC loads in appliance control applications.

 

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Infineon Stepper Motor Control Shield with IFX9201 & XMC1300 - hardware compatible to Arduino

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The stepper motor control shield from Infineon technologies is one of the first high current stepper motor control boards being compatible to Arduino as well as to Infineon's XMC1100 Boot Kit. The stepper motor control shield is capable to drive the two coils in a stepper motor featuring dual-h-bridge configuration.

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