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WPG Americas just received some great news: We landed at #3 on Electronic Design & Global Purchasing's Top 50 Distributors List! Great job team!
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Worldwide semiconductor revenues totaled US$333.7 billion in 2015, a 1.9% decrease from 2014 revenues of US$340.3 billion, according to Gartner. The top-25 semiconductor vendors' combined revenues increased 0.2%, which was more than the overall industry's growth. The top 25 vendors accounted for 73.2% of total market revenues, up from 71.7% in 2014.
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"The top 25 semiconductor vendors' combined revenue increased 0.2 percent, which was more than the overall industry's growth."
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At CES, experts warn that interoperability, networking, and cybersecurity issues could threaten the potential of the Internet of Things.
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At CES, experts warn that interoperability, networking, and cybersecurity issues could threaten the potential of the Internet of Things.
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Enter NB-IoT (narrowband Internet of Things), a variant of LTE that can be deployed on current networks as a software upgrade. It will let millions of Internet of Things devices connect to the same cell, far more than today’s base stations can serve.
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Cellular network software that Ericsson announced at CES may help small, battery-powered devices like smartwatches and pet trackers get online and work longer without a recharge in a few years.
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Our partners at Marvell have been Recognized as A 2015 Top 100 Global Innovative Company for the Fourth Consecutive Year by Thomson Reuters...
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A team of researchers at NextPV, a lab jointly operated by the French National Center for Scientific Research and the University of Tokyo, are working toward building a prototype of a unique solar energy solution that could overcome some of the limitations of standard ground-based PV arrays.
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Combining solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, hydrogen production, and fuel cells, these solar balloons are meant to be deployed above the clouds.
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As we turn the page on 2015 and begin to look toward the New Year, let's take one last look back at 2015 — we'll see what experts in the field thought were the top stories of the year in digital signage.
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TechRepublic transformed one of its most popular stories, how the IoT is creating smart cities all over the world, in to an audio story. It's like getting a free mini audiobook in our podcast feed.
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WPGA is looking to fill a new open position:
We currently seek a Marvell factory-based application engineer, this individual will work with customers, WPGA FAEs, and Marvell design teams to provide technical support for all Marvell products. The right person will enjoy working in fast paced and diverse situations, problem solving, and technical challenges. Must be knowledgeable in current products, new technologies as well as market applications and trends.
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WPG Americas is focused on providing total solutions to our customers and suppliers via superior design engineering services, a focused line card and exceptional quality & service.
Introduction

Headquartered in San Jose, CA, WPG Americas Inc. is a member of WPG Holdings, the largest electronics distributor in Asia. Founded in November 2007, WPG Americas is a franchised partner to technology leaders in the Internet of Things (IOT) and M2M, Semiconductor, Passive, Electromechanical, Interconnect, Digital Display and Lighting Solutions markets.

As a member of WPG Holdings, WPG Americas is uniquely positioned to support our diverse customer base including contract manufacturers (CMs), original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and value-added resellers (VARs).

WPG Americas is focused on providing total solutions to our customers and suppliers via superior design engineering services, a focused line card and exceptional, quality service.

WPG Americas - Global Leader, Local Service


About WPG Holdings

Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan (TSE:3702), WPG Holdings is the largest Electronics Distributor in Asia. WPG Holdings operates through four leading distributors of semiconductor components (WPI Group, SAC Group, AIT Group, and Yosun Group), serving as a franchise partner for nearly 250 global suppliers. With over 6,500 employees in over 130 sales offices around the world (about 80 in Greater China and Asia Pacific region), WPG Holdings achieved US$14.7 billion in 2014 revenue (Unaudited).

Specialties

Displays and Solutions, Wireless Communications, Lighting Solutions, Component Distribution

  • Website

    http://www.wpgamericas.com

  • Industry

    Electronics/Semiconductors

  • Type

    Public Company

  • Headquarters

    5285 Hellyer Ave. Suite 150 San Jose, CA 95138 United States

  • Company Size

    1001-5000 employees

  • Founded

    2007

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