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Power chokes, serving largely in line filters, power supplies and dc-to-dc converters, are being forged into smaller form factors to follow shrinking motherboards. At the same time, vendors are advancing toward higher current capacity, efficiency and-thanks to advances in core materials-inductance values. And inductors increasingly are EMI-shielded.

Paul Kowal, principal withKowal Associates (Boston, MA), cites strong pros and cons with regard to hiring a service bureauthat uses CRM tools rather than purchasing or renting the tools yourself.

A successful attendance policy should provide a stable work environment and eliminate disruptive patterns of absenteeism that can damage the overall performance of the center. The objectives of an attendance policy include:

According to Fleck Research, a division of Global Connector Research Group Inc., Santa Ana, Calif., worldwide merchant shipments for connectors, backplanes, interconnect devices, and cable assemblies will grow 7.1% this year, compared with 6.7% in 1999. Last year's connector sales totaled $36.6 billion.

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Paul Kowal, principal withKowal Associates (Boston, MA), cites strong pros and cons with regard to hiring a service bureauthat uses CRM tools rather than purchasing or renting the tools yourself.

A successful attendance policy should provide a stable work environment and eliminate disruptive patterns of absenteeism that can damage the overall performance of the center. The objectives of an attendance policy include:

According to Fleck Research, a division of Global Connector Research Group Inc., Santa Ana, Calif., worldwide merchant shipments for connectors, backplanes, interconnect devices, and cable assemblies will grow 7.1% this year, compared with 6.7% in 1999. Last year's connector sales totaled $36.6 billion.

Setting up shop in China is not a slam-dunk, however. ChipPac, for example, experienced an assortment of labor problems, government red tape, and other issues in China. So will its competitors, which have little or no choice but to enter the China fray, according to Industry observers.

Looking skyward

The Exitech Microstepper uses a 6-watt, 157-nm Novaline F630 F2 laser from Lambda Physik Inc. of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and a 0.6NA 157-nm imaging objective from Tropel Corp. of Fairport, N.Y.

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A successful attendance policy should provide a stable work environment and eliminate disruptive patterns of absenteeism that can damage the overall performance of the center. The objectives of an attendance policy include:

According to Fleck Research, a division of Global Connector Research Group Inc., Santa Ana, Calif., worldwide merchant shipments for connectors, backplanes, interconnect devices, and cable assemblies will grow 7.1% this year, compared with 6.7% in 1999. Last year's connector sales totaled $36.6 billion.

Setting up shop in China is not a slam-dunk, however. ChipPac, for example, experienced an assortment of labor problems, government red tape, and other issues in China. So will its competitors, which have little or no choice but to enter the China fray, according to Industry observers.

Looking skyward

According to Fleck Research, a division of Global Connector Research Group Inc., Santa Ana, Calif., worldwide merchant shipments for connectors, backplanes, interconnect devices, and cable assemblies will grow 7.1% this year, compared with 6.7% in 1999. Last year's connector sales totaled $36.6 billion.

Setting up shop in China is not a slam-dunk, however. ChipPac, for example, experienced an assortment of labor problems, government red tape, and other issues in China. So will its competitors, which have little or no choice but to enter the China fray, according to Industry observers.

Looking skyward

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Setting up shop in China is not a slam-dunk, however. ChipPac, for example, experienced an assortment of labor problems, government red tape, and other issues in China. So will its competitors, which have little or no choice but to enter the China fray, according to Industry observers.

Looking skyward

Looking skyward

The Exitech Microstepper uses a 6-watt, 157-nm Novaline F630 F2 laser from Lambda Physik Inc. of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and a 0.6NA 157-nm imaging objective from Tropel Corp. of Fairport, N.Y.

Faced with that market reality, PC-audio houses have already begun to adapt their strategies. Compaq Computer Corp. and Micron Electronics Inc., for example, both are using Yamaha's RS-YXG50, a 128-voice software synthesizer application that includes Yamaha's XG digital sound modeling software.

You explain you have to think it over; the salesperson asks what it is you have to think over. You explain that you have to think about the price. Now the price is reduced $475; you frown. The sales rep asks for permission to call his boss again, this time you get the final price, $371.12. You say to yourself, I like this price.” When it comes to pricing, the folks in procurement have all the fun.