Connect with the Execs – Building a Customer-Centric Company

What makes ATL different you ask?

A little ATL Technology history for everyone...

Years before ATL was started, the vision of this company was born. It was the mid-1980s and I was talking to my...

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6 Components to Ensuring a Successful Connector Project

We’ve all been there—whether in our professional or personal lives—starting a huge project takes some major pre-project planning.

Say you’re building a home—before you start building the home...

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Settling the Custom vs Standard Connector Debate Once-and-for-All

In selecting interconnect solutions for a product, engineers have a choice of using either standard connector products or custom solutions. Making the decision on which route to pursue involves...

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Navigating the Ever-Changing Tariff Landscape

ATL Technology has been manufacturing medical-based devices, consumer goods and industrial products in our wholly-owned China facility for more than 20 years. The World Trade Organization (WTO)...

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Chip-on-Tip Camera: The Cutting-Edge of Camera-Based Device Technology

Overcoming Engineering Challenges to Further Miniaturization

Advancements in Chip-on-Tip camera endoscopy technology rely on the continued development of sensors, illumination, and lens systems....

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The Connector Everyone Needs But Doesn't Know it Yet

The need for high-density electrical connectors is being driven by applications that need smaller, lighter connectors that are also ergonomically friendly. However, adding more pins in a connector...

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Making the Critical Connection

As a designer or engineer of electronics, there will come a time to find out whether the connectors are the weak point in the design or whether you have chosen the correct contact mechanism to...

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8 Must-Try Spots on Your MD&M West Adventure

At ATL we believe all Connection are Critical—engineer to engineer, capital equipment to medical device; your business to success.

But, after a full day of walking the show floor, meeting with...

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Kicking Off 2019 with an Expanded Presence at MD&M West

ATL Technology, a leader in custom-engineered interconnect and medical devices, has announced its participation and expanded presence at MD&M West, one of the leading trade shows in the medical...

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Why Sealing Can Be the Difference Between Success and Failure

Environmentally-sealed connectors are an ideal interconnect solution for heavy-duty and harsh, corrosive environment applications. There are very wide ranges of tough, harsh environments that...

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The Touchproof Advantage

As anyone who has spent any time around young children, connectors—specifically to power—can be a catastrophic safety hazard. And due to a number of incidents that lead to young children losing...

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The True Cost of Interconnect Solutions

Cost, Cost, Cost. What does it cost?!?

Everyone, no matter the industry, deals with this reality buzzkill. And the world of interconnects is no different. As a device engineer, sourcing personnel...

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Why Electrostatic Discharge is Your Worst Enemy

Growing up in the southern United States, I often found myself walking home in the midst of a torrential downpour. And if being soaking wet wasn't enough, to add to the despair in my shivering...

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The Layman's Guide to Interconnect

 Ok, so we’ve discussed a little about what’s inside of a cable/interconnect and we’ve discussed a couple of the protection methods for a connector. In our upcoming posts we’ll dive into IEC...

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Jacketing and Which is Best for Your Application [Cable 101]

Once you’ve established your conductor configuration, figured out which insulation to use, and determined your shielding requirements, it’s time to pull everything together to create your cable.

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Shielding and Why it's Important. [Cable 101]

Whether designing a disposable medical device, mass-producing a consumer charging cable or developing a wire harness for a piece of capital equipment, careful detail must be paid to connect the...

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Ensuring Signal Integrity with Insulation [Cable 101]

Whether designing a disposable medical device, mass-producing a consumer charging cable or developing a wire harness for a piece of capital equipment, careful detail must be paid to connect the...

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What is the Conductor? [Cable 101]

 Whether designing a disposable medical device, mass-producing a consumer charging cable or developing a wire harness for a piece of capital equipment, careful detail must be paid to connect the...

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The DNA of a Connector

Our last post introduced the fundamentals of what connectors—or Interconnect solutions—are. We discussed the three main applications: one-time use, high cycle life and permanent installation. In...

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The ABCs of Connectors

We wanted to dedicate this next couple of weeks’ posts to discuss connectors/interconnect solutions, starting with the basics and working to share some of the innovations in the field of...

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