Micron SolidScale TM Platform Architecture Announcement

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Did you hear our news? On May 3rd, we announced the Micron SolidScale™ platform, an innovative scale-up and scale-out architecture that unlocks the full potential of PCIe NVMe and shares it across multiple applications. Specially designed for performance-sensitive workloads, SolidScale delivers low-latency, high-throughput access to compute and storage. If you’d like to learn more visit micron.com/solidscale.  You can also catch the OnDemand Micron Summit keynote and post show interviews on theCUBE:

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Powered by Artesyn: Laser Projector

The latest in our Powered by Artesyn series of customer application stories.

A developer of laser fluorescence display technology, which breaks through the limits of traditional light sources such as LED and overcomes the shortcomings of RGB laser displays, needed a small, reliable power source for use in engineering projectors.Artesyn Laser Projector

They found Artesyn’s LCC600 series of AC-DC power supplies ideal for their needs with its compact 4 x 9 inch (101 x 228 mm) footprint, fanless operation, 600W output and 93% typical efficiency.

A strong relationship with the customer and undeniable product quality ensured Artesyn’s LCC600 series has replaced a less reliable unit from a competitor. 

Triad Magnetics – An Introduction to Power Inductors

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Introduction-Power-Inductor-3d.pngPower inductors are incredibly important magnetic components, found in everything from household appliances to the national power grid – any application that requires control of current.

In the third installment of our Guide to Inductors eBook series titled Introduction to Power Inductors, the experts at Triad Magnetics expand upon the information necessary to understand power inductors, including:

  • Common uses and applications
  • Electrical characteristics
  • 10 factors to consider when choosing the right one for your project
  • And more…

Click here or on the button below to access your free digital copy.

Download: Intro to Power Inductors >>

As always, please don’t hesitate to contact Triad Magnetics with any questions you have.

Powered by Artesyn: Immune Detection


A customer approached Artesyn with a requirement for a cost effective AC-DC power supply for their new immune detection and diagnostic device.

This product needed to offer reliable and stable performance. Artesyn’s sales engineers recommended the LCM600Q-T-N enclosed unit, part of the LCM series of distributed power, front-end AC-DC power supplies, which ranges from 300 to 1500 watts output power. With industrial and medical safety approvals, these digitally-controlled power supplies can deliver up to 600 watts and offer versatile bulk power for a wide variety of industrial, medical, military and process automation applications.

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The customer was impressed with the efficiency of the device (typically 89%) and its reliability, considering how cost-effective it is in the market.

Thanks to excellent technical advice from Artesyn’s field sales engineers, and local support from Artesyn’s channel partner, the customer is now considering Artesyn as it develops new instruments for laboratories, food testing and gene detection.

C&K Launches First Blog!


The C&K blogs will educate and inform those in the manufacturing, supply chain, distribution, etc. with best practices, trends, and industry news.  They also drive web traffic to the C&K site (organic SEO – example, Google, Baidu).  Blogs are written in an informal or conversational style.

Entries will be posted twice a month.  The next four will focus on the Industrial market.  Automotive will be kicked off in March/April.

We will share our blogs with industry publications and Reps / Distributors.

Please take a look at the new C&K BLOG HERE

Product Flash: Switches and Smart Card Readers for Lighting Applications


Switches and Smart Card Readers for Lighting Applications

C&K’s lighting portfolio offers a variety of switches tailored to meet the requirements of the lighting industry. The broad range of miniature, ultra-miniature and micro-miniature tactile switches for printed circuit board mounting includes the most popular KSA, KSC, KSR and PTS645 series. For DIP switch options,  low profile and standard profile, coded rotary, SIP and jumper DIP switches are available with the BD, SPA, SDA and RTE series.  Popular products for this market also include the TP, 8020 and ELUM  pushbutton series and M rotary series. 

For SIM card sockets, C&K’s CCM03 MK3 can accommodate 6 or 8 contacts, offers up to 50K cycle life, and is highly resistant to humidity and extreme temperatures.

CK product flash lightingFeatures/Benefits:

  • Sealed up to IP67
  • Resistant to humidity and extreme temperatures
  • Various travel and activation forces
  • Low contact resistance
  • Different coding available

Typical Applications include:

  • Lighting controllers
  • Lighting and shade control
  • Emergency lighting
  • LED Signage
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Micron Accelerates Adoption of All-Flash Data Centers with Highest-Capacity Enterprise SATA Solid State Drive

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Micron 5100 Enterprise SSD: Foundation for Big Data, Analytics and Streaming with Flexibility, Performance and Value. 

Introducing the Micron Enterprise 5100 Series SATA SSD product family, enabling future-focused storage platforms to meet the combined demands of performance, capacity, and enterprise-class reliability. Micron’s 5100 Series SSDs provide IT with an easy migration path to bridge the infrastructure divide to tomorrow’s all flash data center.

  • Unmatched Capacity: The 5100 Series satisfies a wide range of capacity demands, reaching up to 8TB – 2X that of the nearest SSD manufacturer.
  • Consistent High Performance: Meet the demands of your data center. The 5100 comes in three models – ECO, PRO, & MAX –  optimized for varying workloads with consistent, steady state random writes at 74,000 IOPS.
  • Comprehensive Security: Addresses enterprise security concerns with market-leading data protection and encryption (AES-256 bit encryption, TCG-enterprise protection in a FIPS-validated SATA SSD) with zero performance impact.
  • Ultimate Flexibility: FlexPro™ firmware architecture paves the way for customers to future-proof their storage investment, enabling IT managers to easily tune specific drive features.
  • Better TCO: Enhancing Micron’s enterprise data storage offerings, the 5100 Series SSDs help deliver optimized total cost of ownership (TCO) and better data center efficiency through server and storage platform consolidation, enabling reduced IT costs.
Learn more about our pack of revolutionary 5100 drives.
Eco, Pro, Max 5100

Triad is now ISO 9001:2015 Certified!

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Triad Magnetics is proud to announce that we have recently been certified to meet ISO 9001:2015 standards. iso-certification

This certificate verifies that our quality management system has been assessed and registered as compliant with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 for the design, development, supply, and support of power transformers, inductors, and power supplies.

In our latest blog post we explore the requirements for the latest ISO 9001 standard and what these improvements mean for you and your company.


As always, please don’t hesitate to contact Triad Magnetics with any questions you have.