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Samtec and Hirose in Licensing Pact for IT3/IT5 Connector Systems
New Albany, IN — Samtec, Inc. has entered into a licensing agreement with Hirose Electric USA, Inc. to license its IT3/IT5 High Speed Elevated Mezzanine connector systems. The connector system is structured with a helix contact interposer and a new improved grounding BGA receptacle. It handles 25+ Gbps signal lines. Embedded DC-blocking capacitors on the interposer will also be available for better board routing efficiency and channel performance. The IT5 can be used in both ultra-high speed Differential Pair applications with FEXT cancellation technology and also in low speed Single-Ended signaling applications. The IT3 is suitable for Power lines, Single-Ended signaling and Differential Pair applications up to 6.25 Gbps.

Contact: Samtec, Inc., P.O. Box 1147, New Albany, IN 47151-1147 800-726-8329 or 812-944-6733 fax: 812-948-5047 E-mail: Web:

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