‘Ask Avnet’ Intelligent Agent Available in the Americas

Avnet, a leading global technology distributor, today announced that its “Ask Avnet” intelligent agent has moved into open beta, providing access to anyone in the Americas who visits Avnet.com to the diverse engineering knowledge base across the Avnet ecosystem, including Avnet, Hackster.io and element14. The first platform of its kind in electronics distribution, Ask Avnet is a tool that combines artificial intelligence (AI) and human…

ECIA Names New VP

ECIA announces Don Elario will lead its new Global Industry Practices Council, as Vice President of Industry Practices. The GPIC replaces the Supply Chain Council, as announced previously. “Don Elario brings a wide array of skills to this very important initiative,” explained Victor Meijers, ECIA senior vice president. “His career spans 40 years in the industry,…

JAGGAER to Acquire BravoSolution

JAGGAER, a leading independent spend management technology company, today announced that it plans to acquire BravoSolution from Italmobiliare S.p.A., subject to customary closing conditions, effectively rendering JAGGAER the largest independent, vertically focused spend management solutions company in the world. JAGGAER will have over 1,850 customers connected to a network of 3.7 million suppliers in 70…

WPG Americas Partners with AC Electronics

WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA) a subsidiary of WPG Holdings, the largest global electronic components distributor, announced today a new partnership with AC Electronics, one of the nation’s top providers of power lighting solutions products. The company’s broad product portfolio includes LED drivers, power supplies, stock and custom LED modules and LED retrofit kits. “Our commitment to…

RFMW Stocks Qorvo QPC6082 8-Throw Switch

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for a high isolation, multi-throw switch. The Qorvo QPC6082, single-pole, eight-throw (SP8T) spans a frequency range of 5 to 6000MHz and requires no external blocking capacitors. Absorptive by design, typical band 5 isolation is 31dB while insertion loss is 0.4dB. Offered in a 2x2mm QFN package, the QPC6082 handles up to…

Mouser Offers Microchip’s Ethernet of Everything Solutions

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader that empowers innovation, is now stocking stocks a broad selection of products from Microchip Technology’s Ethernet of Everything solutions. Whether called Internet of Things(IoT), Industrial IoT, or Industrial Ethernet, any “thing” can now be connected, controlled or monitored — from garage openers and home appliances to HVAC systems, lighting, and an…