Woodstock Wire: Avnet News

April 22, 2018

Element14 Arty Z7 Roadtest

EE -- Digilent Inc. - Roadtest the Arty Z7!

April 22, 2018 03:02 AM

April 17, 2018

Avnet Secures the IoT – Selected as First Distributor of Microsoft Azure Sphere

Avnet -- It's time to get serious about securing the Internet of Things. That's a topic of discussion at this year's RSA Conference in San Francisco. The emergence of the connected world and the dramatic uptick in cyberattacks are posing real challenges, and industry must do more to maintain the highest standards of security, through each stage of the product lifecycle.

April 17, 2018 01:56 AM

April 15, 2018

Avnet Technology Solutions UK introduces new NetApp and Microsoft entry-level solution

IT Reseller -- Avnet Technology Solutions has introduced a new entry level solution to the UK market which integrates NetApp's advanced virtualisation feature...

April 15, 2018 04:41 AM

Premier Farnell Signs Extension to Nordic Semiconductor Agreement

Electronics360 -- The company is now stocking key range of wireless devices

April 15, 2018 04:33 AM

Keil MDK for Avnet IoT Starter Kit

Keil -- Avnet has selected Keil MDK as the software development solution for the AT&T IoT Starter Kit. This new IoT starter kit enables power-efficient...

April 15, 2018 04:09 AM

April 13, 2018

Edited Transcript of AVT presentation 7-Mar-17 8:25pm GMT

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet Inc at Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference

April 13, 2018 02:37 PM

April 12, 2018

Avnet Schedules Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Announcement

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a global technology distributor, announced today that its third quarter fiscal year 2018 earnings announcement is scheduled...

April 12, 2018 03:47 PM

April 10, 2018

Avnet Silica Embedded Vison TechDays

EE -- Digilent Inc. - Come discuss optimized computer vision solutions and deep learning with Embedded Vison TechDays!

April 10, 2018 03:34 PM

April 09, 2018

Premier Farnell announces new global franchise with Nordic Semiconductor

Electronics Extra -- Newark element14 now stocking key range of Nordic Semiconductor wireless devices

Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor,...

April 09, 2018 10:31 PM

Premier Farnell, Nordic Semiconductor Ink Global Pact

Electronics Distribution News -- Nordic Semiconductor has joined the Premier Farnell global linecard following an agreement between the two companies. The deal gives the distributor...

April 09, 2018 03:42 PM

April 08, 2018

Farnell shipping Keithley DMM6500 this month

ElectronicsWeekly -- Farnell Element 14 is offering customers in Europe the opportunity to pre-order the new 6 1/2 digit Keithley DMM6500 for immediate shipment on 16...

April 08, 2018 03:05 AM

April 03, 2018

Work Starts On Premier Farnell's 60m Distribution Hub

Electronics Distribution News -- Work has now started on site for Premier Farnell's high-quality 361,000 sq ft distribution unit at Muse Developments' flagship Logic Leeds site....

April 03, 2018 06:15 PM

April 02, 2018

Avnet And Its Transformation Process Update

Seeking Alpha -- * The company has completed a transformation process that started with the divestiture of its technology solutions business and the acquisition of Premier Farnell.

* Halfway through, these initiatives have brought back revenue growth, although returns continue to decline.

* Meanwhile, Avnet continues to expand its IoT offerings and attempt to consolidate its position in the retail developers market.

April 02, 2018 05:13 PM

April 01, 2018

Avnet's Chuck Delph Departs to Become President of Vallen Distribution

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Chuck Delph, Avnet Inc.'s president of Electronics Marketing for the Americas since 2016, is the latest Avnet veteran to depart the company....

April 01, 2018 04:16 AM

March 30, 2018

Avnet Extends Nordic Semi Relationship Worldwide

Electronics360 -- The agreement will bring its ultra-low power wireless connectivity solutions to new markets

March 30, 2018 05:08 PM

element14 now stocking Rohde & Schwarz(r) RTC1000 and RTM3000 Oscilloscopes

Electronics Maker -- New range of Oscilloscopes provides state-of-the-art and high performance technology, for embedded developers, service technicians and educators...

March 30, 2018 05:07 PM

DLP LightCrafter Display 2000 EVM on Raspberry Pi #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Thanks to Frederick for sending in this tip! Frederick writes:

Wrote a guide on how to get Texas Instruments' DLP LightCrafter...

March 30, 2018 02:37 PM

Rasp Pi No HDMI: Portable MAME #3DThursday #3DPrinting #RaspberryPi

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Shared by The Ben Heck Show on YouTube:

It is finally done, the Raspberry Pi (with no HDMI) portable MAME emulator based...

March 30, 2018 02:36 PM

March 29, 2018

Nordic Semiconductor, Avnet Go Global

Electronics Distribution News -- Nordic Semiconductor has signed a new agreement with Avnet covering the distribution of Nordic's Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE), ANT+, IEEE...

March 29, 2018 09:34 PM

Nordic, Avnet Sign Distribution Deal

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Nordic Semiconductor today announced it has signed a new agreement with Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, covering...

March 29, 2018 09:34 PM

Get Started With FPGA and element14

EE -- Digilent Inc. - Dip your toes in some introductory FPGA applications with element14's new community learning module!

March 29, 2018 06:37 PM

March 28, 2018

Shaping a new concept of distributorship: An interview with Frederick Fu, president of Avnet Asia Pacific

DIGITIMES Inc. -- The global semiconductor industry posted its highest-ever annual sales in 2017. With major technology players all wanting a slice of the Asia Pacific market, the strategies and operations of Avnet, a leading global technology distributor and solutions provider, play a crucial role in ...

March 28, 2018 03:47 PM

March 27, 2018

March 26, 2018

Farnell element14 Wins Tektronix Plaudit

Electronics Distribution News -- Farnell element14 has been awarded a Tektronix Business Excellence Award for the "Best Pan EMEA Marketing Campaign 2017". Farnell element14 has...

March 26, 2018 03:50 PM

Students get chance to design IoT products

ElectronicsWeekly -- Farnell element14 has teamed up with Rohde & Schwarz to launch its "University IoT Challenge", a competition for university students in electronics....

March 26, 2018 03:06 AM

First Zynq UltraScale+ based 96Boards SBC runs PetaLinux

LinuxGizmos.com -- Avnet has launched its open-spec Ultra96 96Boards CE SBC for $249, featuring a Zynq UltraScale+ ARM/FPGA SoC, WiFi, BT, 4x USB, a mini-DisplayPort,...

March 26, 2018 02:53 AM

March 20, 2018

Newark element14 Named Exclusive Distributor for Electrolube in the U.S.

Electronics Extra -- Electrolube brand is available in the U.S. exclusively through Newark element14

Newark element14, the Development Distributor,...

March 20, 2018 04:01 PM

Distributor spotlight @Newarkelement14

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Hello! This week on our distributor spotlight we wanted to highlight Newark element14! Newark element14 is part of Premier...

March 20, 2018 03:27 PM

March 19, 2018

Avnet Adds Programmable Logic Alternative to 96Boards Community with New Ultra96 Development Board

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet's Ultra96 Board leverages partner technologies and open-source 96Boards spec to boost access and options for designing with Arm...

March 19, 2018 09:44 PM

March 18, 2018

Internet of Things Developer Board Accelerates 4G LTE-M Designs

Electronics360 -- Avnet has released its latest starter kit in collaboration with AT&T

March 18, 2018 02:48 AM

Avnet names two European presidents

ElectronicsWeekly -- Avnet has announced a leadership change at the top of its European organisation. With the retirement of Miguel Fernandez, the distributor has...

March 18, 2018 02:39 AM

How to Verify a Network Driver Using the Arm Mbed Greentea Test Suite

mbed -- This is a guest blog, written by James Flynn from Avnet.

When implementing a network driver, you must verify the APIs are...

March 18, 2018 02:22 AM

Insights from Premier Farnell customers confirm why the Raspberry Pi is increasingly being adopted for professional use

EMSNow - Outsourcing Insights -- Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, shares insight from customers using the Raspberry Pi on the launch of the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model...

March 18, 2018 02:15 AM

March 16, 2018

Newark element14 Launches Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Newark element14, the Development Distributor, is pleased to announce the launch of the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, the fastest and most powerful...

March 16, 2018 05:02 PM

Avnet Boosts IoT Starter Kit Portfolio with New 4G LTE-M Development Platform

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet introduces AT&T IoT Starter Kit (LTE-M, STM32L4), the latest in AT&T IoT Starter Kit series engineered by Avnet in collaboration...

March 16, 2018 03:50 AM

March 14, 2018

element14 Community publishes new content to support the launch of the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

Electronics Extra -- New content includes first project developed for the upgraded Raspberry Pi board and results of the element14.com benchtest

March 14, 2018 04:22 PM

Newark element14 announces the launch of the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

Electronics Extra -- Upgraded Raspberry Pi has a more powerful CPU, offers faster Ethernet and dual-band wireless networking

Newark element14,...

March 14, 2018 04:22 PM

Insights from Premier Farnell customers confirm why the Raspberry Pi is increasingly being adopted for professional use

Premier Farnell -- Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, shares insight from customers using the Raspberry Pi on the launch of the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+. Feedback from customers demonstrates growing adoption of the Raspberry Pi for volume production and its suitability for professional design into ...

March 14, 2018 03:02 PM

March 13, 2018

Avnet Doubles Up In European President Role

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet has rung the changes in its European management team. Slobodan Puljarevic and Mario Orlandi were named President of Avnet EMEA, succeeding...

March 13, 2018 04:22 PM

Newark element14 Now Stocking KEMET KC-LINK Capacitors for Fast Switching Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Applications

Electronics Extra -- Newark element14, The Development Distributor, now stocks KC-LINK Surface Mount Capacitors from KEMET, manufacturers...

March 13, 2018 03:27 PM

Avnet Names New Presidents for its EMEA Components Business

Electronics Extra -- Bringing Avnet's semiconductor units EBV Elektronik and Avnet Silica close to global decision making

Avnet Inc....

March 13, 2018 03:45 AM

March 12, 2018

Farnell element14 signs RF connector deal with Amphenol

ElectronicsWeekly -- Farnell element14 is to sell Amphenol SV Microwave connectors in Europe. This agreement, which is part of a global deal, will extend the distributor's...

March 12, 2018 01:35 AM

March 08, 2018

Four 'must-have' Raspberry Pi add-ons

Distribution World - ElectronicsWeekly -- These are the four top-selling Raspberry Pi add-on boards, according to Farnell element 14. Cameras: At just 25mm x 35mm x 9mm, the official...

March 08, 2018 05:44 PM

March 06, 2018

Premier Farnell Strengthens Global RF Product Offering

Electronics Distribution News -- Premier Farnell has announced a new global franchise agreement with Amphenol SV Microwave, which will enhance its RF connector, adapter and cable...

March 06, 2018 06:38 PM

March 05, 2018

Most popular Pi accessories

ElectronicsWeekly -- Farnell element 14, which has sold over 10 million Raspberry Pi boards, has drawn up a list of the Pi's most popular accessories. "The Raspberry...

March 05, 2018 05:44 PM

element14 Community Launches 'Bluetooth Unleashed' Design Challenge

Electronics Maker -- The latest design challenge encourages development of new projects leveraging Bluetooth technology

March 05, 2018 02:54 AM

Avnet Silica and Arkessa Accelerate IoT Application Deployment for OEMs and Enterprises Providing Cellular Connectivity Services

Electronics Maker -- Poing, Germany, 26th February 2018 - Avnet Silica, an Avnet company (NYSE: AVT), today announced a collaboration with Arkessa, a leading Machine-to-Machine...

March 05, 2018 02:54 AM

Premier Farnell to deliver 100,000 BBC micro:bit to teach Canadian Children to Code

Electronics Maker -- Canada is the latest country to choose the BBC micro:bit for coding education Bangalore, 22 February 2018 - Premier Farnell, the Development...

March 05, 2018 02:53 AM

Avnet Silica has Arduino-compatible NB-IoT sensor shield

ElectronicsWeekly -- Avnet Silica has an NB-IoT Sensor Shield compatible with the Arduino UNO R3 connector layout. As a multi-mode connectivity board, it supports...

March 05, 2018 02:51 AM