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New Vishay Technical Library Provides Convenient Web Access to Application Information, Technical Notes, and Design Guidelines
MALVERN, PENNSYLVANIA — July 23, 2009 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced the availability on its website of a new library that provides one-click access to all Vishay's application and technical notes. Designed to provide in-depth information about Vishay products and technologies and help engineers maximize circuit performance and reliability, the documents in the Technical Library cover a wide range of topics.
Vishay's new Technical Library is divided into two main categories: Semiconductor Products and Passive Products. Each of these is sub-divided into product groups (Diodes, MOSFETs, Capacitors, Resistors, etc.). The library has 18 product groups and approximately 400 topics, including fundamentals of rectifiers, physics of optoelectronic devices, current-sensing power MOSFETS, guidelines for tantalum capacitors, IHLP® inductors for automotive applications, basics of linear fixed resistors, prediction of drift in resistors, and many, many others.
Vishay updates the Technical Library with new documents on an ongoing basis. To take advantage of this new and extensive on-line resource, please go to http://www.vishay.com/how/onlineliterature/technical-library. The Technical Library also can be accessed via a new link on the Vishay homepage: http://www.vishay.com.
The Technical Library is one of several new features on the Vishay website, including a Video Library — http://www.vishay.com/landingpage/videos — and a Virtual Trade Show section: http://www.vishay.com/landingpage/tradeshows/virtual.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world's largest manufacturers
of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors,
and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial,
computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay’s product
innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can
be found on the Internet at www.vishay.com.