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Rochester Electronics is the world's largest continuous source of semiconductors.

For over 40 years Rochester, in partnership with over 70 leading semiconductor manufacturers, has provided its valued customers with a continuous source of critical semiconductors. Today the Rochester Semiconductor Lifecycle Solution™ offers the world's largest range of semiconductors with over 15 billion finished devices in stock, combined with extensive manufacturing capabilities from the world's largest die bank at over 12 billion.

Over 10 billion of Rochester's in-stock devices, are classed as EOL by the original component manufacturer. Rochester provides a continuous source of supply for applications where the product lifecycle extends beyond the active availability of a device.

Rochester is licensed to manufacture devices no longer produced by the original component manufacturer (OCM); having manufactured over 20,000 device types with the capability to manufacture over 70,000 device types. Licensed manufactured devices use information and technology transferred directly from the OCM. All product is sold with the OCM's full approval under the original manufacturer's part number.

Rochester also offers a full range of manufacturing services including Design, Wafer Processing, Assembly, Test, Reliability, and IP Archiving providing single solutions through to full turnkey manufacturing, enabling faster time-to-market.

No other company compares to the breadth of Rochester's product selection, value-added services, and manufacturing solutions.

Rochester's authorized partnerships include Texas Instruments, Analog Devices, Ampleon, StMicroelectronics, Infineon, Intel, Microchip, NXP, onsemi, and many more. Their factory-direct offering is 100% authorized, traceable, certified, and guaranteed. Rochester is AS6496 compliant.

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Technical Articles

Artesyn® Hawk: Supporting Critical Embedded Computing - ASIC Product Replication (Communication IC) Rochester worked with Artesyn ® to replicate the LSI Hawk ASIC which is critical to supporting Artesyn's VME products. (View Full Article)
Avoiding DO-254 Events: Major/Minor Change Classification (Electrical and Electronic Contract Manufacturing) Semiconductor ASICs and standard products are subjected to manufacturing obsolescence, and as such there is a need to create a form, fit, and functionally equivalent device. (View Full Article)