Staying Ahead of Risk with BOM Monitoring

By Logan Wamsley

The goal of any OEM or EMS provider is to identify and mitigate any risk associated with the design and production of their products. While this may be simple to say, what form such risks take can be broad and at times unpredictable; geopolitical uncertainty, unexpected component obsolescence, raw material shortages, and unforeseen externalities, such…

List Your Inventory FAQ

By Logan Wamsley

The power of Partstat’s Big Data comes primarily from the data provided by the global authorized resellers that choose to upload their inventory to our platform. Today, our online electronic component platform is powered by data from thousands of manufacturers and authorized distributors who upload their inventory to Partstat, where it can easily be viewed…

The Largest Electronic Component Search Engines, Compared

By Logan Wamsley

The electronics industry has recently experienced a period of steady growth and technological advancement – and many professionals who specialize in the act of buying and selling electronic components and semiconductors have come to incorporate the benefits of online marketplaces into their daily business practices. The primary appeal of these sources lies in a marketplace’s…

The Benefits of Partstat’s Rapid RFQ System

By Logan Wamsley

The role of an OEM buyer specialist is centered around sending RFQs for acquiring critical inventory. While we have long evolved beyond the need for landlines, pens, and paper to complete the process, many of the same principles still remain intact. The sales representative is tasked with not just the act of the discovery, but…