Norwich, UK (PRWEB) April 30, 2013
Micross Components, a global provider of specialty electronic components, is pleased to announce a European franchise agreement with global semiconductor manufacturer Micrel, Inc. for the distribution of Micrel’s products in wafer and die form.
Micross Components, with its extensive certifications and expertise in processing wafer products, IC and discrete testing and packaging capabilities, serves the special interconnect and testing needs of the high performance defense, space, medical and industrial industries. As a single-source supplier of advanced high-reliability electronics, Micross distributes a wide range of products, including passive components, optocouplers, connectors, hybrid lids, plastic discrete parts and many more.
Micrel‘s portfolio consists of high performance analog, power, advanced mixed-signal and radio frequency semiconductors; high speed communication, clock management, and LAN solutions including Ethernet switch and physical layer transceiver integrated circuits.
“This agreement, which combines Micrel’s extensive portfolio and Micross’ product expertise, enables us to expand and promote the Micrel brand while Micross delivers timely solutions that meet our customers’ specific product interconnect and qualification requirements,” said Ben White, General Manager, Micross Components, Norwich, UK.
“Micrel has a strong position in the industry augmented by our own dedicated wafer fab,” noted David Brown, European Area Sales Manager, Micrel. “Bringing on a specialized distributor such as Micross is key to expanding our presence in the market. Micross stands out for its exceptional customer support, extensive technical knowledge, and world class service capabilities for the high-reliability electronics market.”
About Micross Components
Micross Components is a leading global provider of distributed and specialty electronic components for military, space, medical, and demanding industrial applications. Operating as a single source for high-reliability and state-of-the-art electronics, Micross’ solutions range from bare die and wafer processing to advanced and custom packaging to component modifications and related interconnect offerings. With a 30+ year heritage, Micross possesses the design, manufacturing and logistics expertise needed to support an application from start to finish.
About Micrel, Inc.
Micrel, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of IC solutions for the worldwide high-performance linear and power, LAN and timing and communications markets. The Company’s products include advanced mixed-signal, analog and power semiconductors; high performance communication, clock management, Ethernet switch and physical layer transceiver ICs. Company customers include leading manufacturers of enterprise, consumer, industrial, mobile, telecommunications, automotive, and computer products. Corporation headquarters and state-of-the-art wafer fabrication facilities are located in San Jose, CA, with regional sales and support offices and advanced technology design centers situated throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. In addition, the Company maintains an extensive network of distributors and reps worldwide.