Avnet Expands IoT Solutions’ Portfolio with New LSR Wireless Shield and TiWiConnect Reference Design

PHOENIX– Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today introduced the new LSR Wireless Shield, a low-cost platform with customizable sensor/peripheral capabilities for the prototyping of wireless connected Internet of Things (IoT) products using SmartFusion 2 system-on-chip (SoC) field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) from Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC). In support of customers' growing need for…

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Avnet Introduces Industrial IoT Starter Kit to Streamline Smart Device and Cloud Development

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—Internet of Things World – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today introduced the Avnet MicroZed Industrial IoT Starter Kit, an out-of-the-box system, backed by industry-leading solutions from IBM, Wind River and Xilinx, designed to simplify customers' prototype and development efforts, while providing an easy and quick transition to production. Come…

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Mouser Stocking Digi’s XBee

 Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking XBee® and XBee-PRO® SX modules from Digi International. These 1-Watt devices are powerful embedded radio frequency (RF) wireless modules for applications running in the unlicensed 900 MHz ISM band. Optimized for secure and reliable wireless performance, the Digi XBee XBee-PRO SX modules are ideal for OEMs of mission-critical devices…

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TE Connectivity’s AMPLIMITE Now at TTI

TE Connectivity’s new Sealed AMPLIMITE D-subminiature connectors are now available in Europe at TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components. Designed for the harsh conditions found in military and aerospace applications, TE Connectivity’s new Sealed AMPLIMITE D-subminiature connectors meet MIL-DTL-24308 specifications and have been successfully tested by TE at a submerged depth…

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Richardson RFPD Expands M/A-COM Into Europe

Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today that its distribution of a large portfolio of serial digital interface (SDI) video and optoelectronics products from M/A-COM Technology Solutions has expanded into Europe. MACOM’s high-performance analog portfolio grew significantly as a result of the company’s 2013 acquisition of Mindspeed Technologies. The product range features SDI video and optoelectronics products,…

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Mouser Shipping Amphenol NPR-101

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is the first global distributor to stock the new NPR-101 harsh media pressure sensor from Amphenol Advanced Sensors. This silicon-based micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) device provides highly accurate pressure readings for harsh media, including vehicle transmission fluid, oil, and fuel. The Amphenol Advanced Sensors NPR-101 harsh media pressure sensor, available exclusively from Mouser…

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Cyber Attacks Increase in Danger

The world of cybersecurity has changed in recent months. While the number of attacks seems to continue increasing, the nature of attacks is changing as well, becoming more systematic and dangerous. The Hackmageddon site that lists cyber intrusion, theft, and nefarious damage reveals a wide range of attacks that differ greatly in intent and scale.…

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TE Connectivity Awards TTI

TTI, Inc., the leading authorized distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today the company has received TE Connectivity’s highest performance award as the Global Distributor of the Year. The award was presented to the TTI executive team during the TE Global Distribution Summit meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. The annual award recognizes TE’s…

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