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Visit Tag-Connect at ARM TechCon (Santa Clara) and Electronica.

Visit Tag-Connect at Arm TechCon October 31 / Nov 1st 2012 in Santa Clara, or drop by our booth at Electronica (Munich) - Booth A6 - 568 Nov 13-16th. We'd love to see you and show you our expanding range of products including our ARM Coretex SWD debug connector solutions with footprints as small as 0.02 sq inches (only needing 1/3 the board space of the 10-pin Cortex FTSH-105 micro connector).


No Header! No Brainer! Zero component cost on the PCB! Zero height footprint!


Tag-Connect Products Continue to Win Mainstream Industry Acceptance

Ever since the launch of our first products Tag-Connect has quickly gained industry acceptance and become establish as the solution of choice when it comes to low cost / tiny footprints for programming / debugging and testing Embedded devices. Microchip quickly established Tag-Connect as a Premiere 3rd Party Tools Provider; CCS recognized the value of our products and started to sell Tag-Connect cables for use with their range of Programmers and Dev tools. Segger also brands our cables and sells them as a standard accessory for J-LINK. More recently ST Microelectronics has also endorsed Tag-Connect's patented Plug-of-Nails™ products as being a "simple reliable means of connecting ST-LINK/V2 ... to your PCB" (UM1075 User Manual). TI have also have chosen Tag-Connect's TC2050-IDC-NL cable and ARM2010 adapter as the means to program one of the ARM Cortex-M4F MCU's on their soon to be released Stellaris LaunchPad eval board. Tag-Connect... No Header – No Brainer!


Tell us how you use Tag-Connect! New application? Let us know!

We're in the process of improving our website and will be including information to help users determine which products best fit their needs, how to hook up our cables to various programmers, debuggers, MCU's and FPGA's. Every week will will offer a free cable for the most helpful new submission.

Maybe, for instance, you use TI's CC Debugger and have realized that out TC2050-IDC cables plug right in. Or maybe you're using a TC2030 to replace a DB9 serial port connector that was used just for one-time factory calibration. Let us know how you are using Tag-Connect Plug-of-Nails(tm) Cables! Do also tell us how you can use our soon to be released 14-pin cables!

Visit Tag-Connect at ESC Boston (Design East), and at Electronica 2012 (Munich).

Come visit Tag-Connect at one of the following venues:


What's going on at Tag-Connect? New products in the pipeline!

As well as our newly available TC2030-CTX cables for ARM Cortex applications we have some other new products in the pipeline!

The upcoming 14-pin Tag-Connector family will extend our range to cover even more MCU's and DSP's.

We're also working on some very exciting active cables... think fast now! No Header - No Brainer!

There's a few other surprises up our sleeves too - watch this space!

Visit Tag-Connect at Design West in San Jose, March 27-29

Come see us at Design West, Booth 827. Design West incorporates what used to be known as ESC.

We'll have our latest products on display including our new TC2030-CTX cable which allows Cortex SWD debugging and programming with a tiny 0.02 sq inch footprint.

Tag-Connect at Embedded World Feb 28-March 1st

We'd love to see you at booth 4-115 at Embedded World, Nuremberg Feb 28,29 and March 1st. See our latest new additions to the Plug-of-NailsTM product range.

Follow us on Twitter!

Tag-Connect is now on Twitter.... follow us @TagConnect


Tag-Connect anounces new adapter solution for Renesas E8A and E1 Emulators / Debuggers

Great news for Renesas MCU users, we're bringing our a new adaptor solution for the E8A and E1 Emulator / Debuggers supporting most if not all E8A and E1 compatible Renesas MCU's. Now instead of the traditional 14-pin 0.1" Header you can put a tiny Tag-Connect footprint (as small as 0.02 square inches) on your PCB and use directly with our TC2030-IDC or TC2050-IDC Plug-of-Nailstm cables.

Visit us at ESC 2011 Virtual Event

When Tag-Connect has a booth the same size as Microchip and TI you know we've really (virtually) arrived!! We'll be participating the UBM's first Virtual ESC from 8AM to 3PM PST on June 16 2011. Come visit our virtual booth and learn how to get a 33% discount on your first order!