MATERIALS:Interplex Industries, a leading global provider of precision components and assemblies, acquired Quantum Leap Packaging Inc. (QLP), a leading electronic packaging and polymer science company. Included in the transaction are all of QLP’s proprietary technologies including resin technologies such as QuantechTM semiconductor packaging. QuantechTM can be used to provide a lower cost and reliable air-cavity packaging solution compared to ceramic-based packages for the semiconductor packaging industry in applications such as high-power RF-Microwave assemblies, image sensors, HB-LEDs, MEMs and optical electronic systems. QLP’s innovative HermeTechTM package, based on QuantechTM technology, provides the semiconductor packaging industry’s first, true plastic hermetic package.
Kaspersky Labs indicated at its February meeting that cyber attacks are far more sophisticated than previous thought. It turns out even air-gapping (disconnecting computers from the Internet to protect against cyber intrusion) isnít a foolproof way to avoid getting hacked. And Kaspersky implied the NSA is the smartest attacker.
Are you being paid enough? Do you want a better job? According to a recent survey Manpower released just before Engineers Week, employers and engineers don't see eye-to-eye about the state of US engineers' skills and experience.
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