Monthly Archive: May 2013

Acquiring a Distributor

At the EDS conference a few weeks ago, I had the great fortune of meeting up with Bernard Gizzi, president of Electronic Connector Company (ECCO). ECCO is a franchised distributor based out of Chicago...

RepairDB, The Electronic Repair Reference App

Ron Rockwell, a CompTIA Certified and Authorized Warranty Repair Technician, has been repairing electronics professionally and for fun for over 15 years. The “repair database” is a collection of solutions lovingly curated by Ron...

Analysis: Top Part Searches on Octopart

Looking at a typical month of searches on Octopart immediately shows us some parts are much more popular than others. In the plot below, you can see that the top 20 queries are requested...