Active components http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6841/more en Prepare Winning Design Recipes with SoCs http://mwrf.com/active-components/prepare-winning-design-recipes-socs <div class="field-deck"> Suppliers of systems-on-a-chip—highly integrated solutions that deliver an assortment of benefits—are feeling the IoT-driven push to reach new performance heights. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Suppliers of systems-on-a-chip—highly integrated solutions that deliver an assortment of benefits—are feeling the IoT-driven push to reach new performance heights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/prepare-winning-design-recipes-socs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/prepare-winning-design-recipes-socs#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:06:00 +0000 41191 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (2/1-2/7) http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-21-27 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for power dividers or frequency mixers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. 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