Digi-Key & Mentor Graphics Roll Out New EDA Tools for Engineers

Digi-Key and Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced the availability of new professional-level EDA/CAD tools, starting at under $200. The jointly developed Designer Schematic and Designer Layout tools are available today exclusively from Digi-Key. The new Mentor Graphics software is part of the company’s recently expanded suite of design tools, also announced today. For the…

Mouser Wins at ECIA

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, congratulates its Marketing Team for winning several top Electronics Choice Industry Awards from the Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) at the ECIA’s annual executive conference on October 27 in Chicago. The ECIA, the industry’s leading non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the…

Future Inks Global Pact With Adesto

Future Electronics, a world class leader and innovator in the distribution and marketing of electronic components, is pleased to announce a new global distribution partnership with Adesto Technologies. Adesto delivers industry leading DataFlash® and Serial Flash, in addition to Next Generation Ultra Low Power CBRAM® Non-Volatile Memory Solutions. “We are delighted to engage with Adesto…

Element14 in IoT Challenge

The element14 Community has selected 15 engineers from around the world to take part in its “In the Air” design challenge, an initiative to develop pollution measurement applications inspired by the Internet of Things movement. In partnership with Cisco Systems, Texas Instruments (TI), Wurth Elektronik, The Eclipse Foundation, Sierra Wireless and Keysight Technologies, element14’s challengers…

Arrow Exec Retires

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced thatPeter S. Brown is retiring from his position as senior vice president, general counsel, and secretary. Mr. Brown held this position since 2001 when he joined Arrow from Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. “Peter has served as a trusted advisor to me, the Board of Directors, and the company.…

Molex Wins Innovation Award

Molex Incorporated announced today that it has received a 2014 Chicago Innovation Award for developing the connector system that brings electrical connectivity to the Dow Chemical Company’s POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingles.  The Molex Interconnect System helped enable Dow to deliver its groundbreaking new solar roofing solution to residential consumers across the country and in Canada.  The…

Future Wins ECIA ‘Best’ Award

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, won top honors in the “Best Sales Tools – Sales Incentive Campaign” category and earned the distinction of “Best in Show” for its ST Car promotion during the advertising awards ceremony at the Electronic Components Industry Association’s Executive Conference held earlier this week in Chicago. The…