All Entries in the Category : End Markets

Worldwide server market revenues increase 2.5% in 2Q14

According to IDC, factory revenues in the worldwide server market increased 2.5% on year to US$12.6 billion in the second quarter of 2014. Server shipments improved 1.2% on year to 2.2 million units as investments in hyperscale datacenter capacity were largely offset by consolidation, which continued to be a strategic focus for many large and small customers around the globe.

: Computer, Data

Ultra HD still dominating in high-end TV segment

As TV vendors are looking to capture increased market shares in the TV market including the high-end segment, Ultra HD has become the mainstream choice for both TV vendors and panel makers due to the technology’s quality, decreased pricing and improved yields.

: Consumer

Smart card shipments to rise 2.1 billion units by 2019

Global unit shipments of smart cards are expected to rise 2.1 billion from 2014-2019-about equal to the combined populations of China, the US, Indonesia and Brazil, according to IHS.

: Computer, Data

Electronic Components and Electronic Equipment Outlook 8/27/14

Electronic Components and Electronic Equipment Outlook – TTI MarketEye – Walt Custer 8/27/14.

: Data, Semicon, Statistics, Trends

Seagate Ships An 8 Terabyte Hard Drive

Around a decade ago, I spent a few days piecing together a 1TB networked storage device. It wrecked my then-teenage savings, but I didn’t care; with 1TB under my command, I was the coolest kid on the block there… weren’t a lot of kids on my block.

: Computer

GE Opens Fuel Cell Facility

General Electric Co. is opening a new facility north of Albany devoted to the development of fuel cells.

: Energy

All-in-one PC shipments to decline in 2014

Desktop shipments are expected to enjoy growth in 2014 with Microsoft ending its support for Windows XP, but the all-in-one PC market, which focuses mainly on the consumer market and did not start enjoying demand until recent years, may not be able to benefit from the growth.

: Computer, ODM