DITF - Interconnect Technology

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Knowles Precision Devices acquires DITF

Knowles Precision Devices is pleased to announce our acquisition of DITF Interconnect Technology. This transaction leverages the strengths of DITF’s thin film design and manufacturing expertise, which is renowned for its breadth of capability and flexibility, together with the Knowles Precision Devices engineering resources and global sales organization.

At this time, there will be no significant changes from a customer viewpoint. Products, manufacturing materials, processes and locations are maintained. Open orders will be processed in the usual manner.

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DITF has added Eastern Component Sales to its team of Manufacturer's Representatives. The Eastern Component Sales team of Jay Parker and Tom Mulloy will cover Florida for DITF, complementing our support along the east coast. Visit our "Contact Us" page for contact information for the DITF team that covers your location.

Monolithic Ceramic Circuit Structure

DITF has released its innovated one piece Monolithic Ceramic Circuit Structure (MCCS) with recessed die mounting ridge. The MCCS is ideal for amplifier applications due to its integrated input circuit, high thermal conductivity recessed ridge and output circuit. Its "3 in 1" advantage results in high manufacturing efficiency and increased placement accuracy. These structures are ready for your custom thin film patterning and are AuSn, AuGe and epoxy compatible. Custom MCCS configurations available.

DITF Recognized for Excellence by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems

Minden, NV, September 26, 2011 – Raytheon Company presented supplier excellence awards to 39 companies for their exceptional performance in supporting the company's Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business during 2011 at its annual Supplier Excellence Awards Dinner held on Sept. 26 in Los Angeles, Calif.

The winning suppliers represent less than one percent of SAS' supply base. They were chosen for meeting demanding standards in the areas of quality and delivery performance, customer satisfaction, and total business and financial health. Evaluations of their performance by the Raytheon buyers and material program managers who deal with them every day were also part of the selection process. Awards were presented at the 3- and 4-Star level, and DITF Interconnect Technologies received a 3-Star award.

"DITF is proud to have won this award for the third straight year. This award is just an example of the dedication our company and its employees have toward our customers." said Malcolm Hill, DITF President and CTO. He added, "Winning this award three years in a row shows that our employees remain focused on delivering quality products on time on a consistent basis."

DITF Interconnect Technologies is a leading provider of thin film interconnect products, specializing in custom solutions for the aerospace, defense, wireless, telecom and medical industries.

October, 2011 - SPIE Photonics West 2012

The Conference and Marketplace for the Photonics, BioPhotonics, and Laser Industry

DITF Interconnect Technology will exhibit at SPIE Photonics West January 24-26, 2012. The DITF booth will be located in the North Hall, #5408. Photonics West is the premiere venue for the photonics and laser market. DITF joins over 1,100 leading companies and will be exhibiting our broad in-house capabilities in support of the optical market.

July 16, 2010

Raytheon - 3 Star /Supplier Excellence Award for the second straight year!

raytheon awardraytheon awardDITF - Interconnect Technology has been selected as a 3 Star Supplier Excellence Award winner by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems for the

On Wednesday, September 29, Raytheon will honor DITF - Interconnect Technology at their 4th annual Supplier Excellence Awards dinner. This year's theme is Collaborative Innovation → Growth expressing the value placed on working

"We're extremely pleased to be recognized by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems. Our employees strive for excellence in all aspects of the organization and it is gratifying to recognize their efforts with this award for the second straight year."

Malcolm Hill, President of Diablo Industries Thin Film.

March 2nd, 2010

Minden, NV – DITF - Interconnect Technology (DITF), a trusted supplier of thin film interconnects for over 38 years received ISO 9001:2008 certification in March of 2010.

ISO 9001: 2008 provides a set of requirements that must be in place to have a quality management system, regardless of the organization's size, product or service line, or public or private status. Certification to the standard is voluntary, and organizations must complete a rigorous auditing process by a third-party registrar.

While DITF has always maintained the highest quality standards meeting demanding customer, military, and space requirements, this major milestone accomplishment is further evidence of DITF's commitment for continuous improvement, customer satisfaction, and market expectations for quality and reliability.

DITF's ISO 9001: 2008 certification covers the manufacture of thin film interconnects in wireless and fiber optic telecommunication, CATV, commercial, medical, and military systems among other critical applications.

October 2009

Filled vias produced by DITF - Interconnect Technology are qualified for use in space borne microelectronic circuits. The rigorous testing process included film adhesion, thermal shock (15 cycles, liquid nitrogen [-196°C] to boiling water [100°C] ), electrical resistance, thermal cycle and die sheer. The conclusions were that DITF filled vias meet all qualification requirements for space borne applications with and without components attached over copper filled vias.

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September 11, 2009

DITF - Interconnect Technology has been selected as a 3 Star Supplier Excellence Award winner by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS).

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Raytheon SAS strives to deliver the best possible solutions to support their customers' mission success, and they expect the same standard of excellence from their suppliers. DITF - Interconnect Technology has met Raytheon SAS expectations by maintaining the highest standards in quality, on time delivery, and customer satisfaction in supporting critical SAS programs. As a result, Raytheon SAS has recognized Diablo Industry Thin Film with the prestigious 3 Star Supplier Excellence Award, for 2009.

On Tuesday, October 6, 2009, Raytheon SAS will honor DITF - Interconnect Technology during the 3rd annual Supplier Excellence Awards Dinner in Los Angeles, California. The theme of this years presentation will be "Customer Success --- Our Common Mission" which expresses the importance that is placed on the company's policy of working closely with supplier partners to achieve the common goal of providing "No Doubt"® Mission Assurance to their ultimate customers, the men and women who serve.

Congratulations DITF, Job Well Done!