Building in the advantages of USB 3.0 connectivity

Author: Dave Mellor, Director, Cyntech Components The convergence of different types of smart computing and consumer devices, in conjunction with new media formats and large and inexpensive storage, means that user applications are requiring significantly more bus...

CEC Level V implications for designers

From April 1, CE marking of electronic equipment requires new levels of efficiency from external power supplies   Dave Mellor, Director of Cyntech Components advises ‘buyer beware’ What’s meant by ‘efficiency’ with respect to external power supplies? A power...

Cooling power supplies

A comparative analysis of power supply single speed air mover and an entire electronics enclosure system fan. Typical densely packaged electronic systems and power supplies use a fan for forced air cooling. Power supply cooling technology often employs computer...