Woodstock Wire: Avnet News

September 21, 2017

NEW PRODUCT - Microsoft Hackster.io Virtual IoT Pack

EE -- Adafruit Industries - NEW PRODUCT - Microsoft Hackster.io Virtual IoT Pack

In collaboration with Microsoft and Hackster.io, Adafruit's releasing...

September 21, 2017 03:01 PM

September 20, 2017

Farnell element14 Wins Inaugural Award From Midas Displays

Electronics Distribution News -- Golden touch: Farnell element14 is Midas Displays' Distributor of the Year Award

September 20, 2017 04:51 PM

Avnet, Dragon Innovation and Kickstarter Launch Hardware Studio

Business Wire - Distribution -- Insights from a new survey highlight advantages Hardware Studio, launched by Avnet, Dragon & Kickstarter, offers to creators & designers...

September 20, 2017 02:40 PM

September 19, 2017

STMicroelectronics and EBV Support Maker Communities With STM32

Avnet Inc. -- EBV NEWS Network - Really, they are shooting out of the ground like mushrooms and significantly contribute to technological innovation. Silicon...

September 19, 2017 05:12 PM

Avnet Abacus picks up sales award from Molex

Distribution World - ElectronicsWeekly -- Avnet Abacus has picked up a European distributor of the year award from connector supplier Molex. According to Henry Fuerniss, vice president...

September 19, 2017 05:12 PM

MSC Technologies presents extremely bright industrial 17.78 cm (7.0') TFT displays from Evervision for outdoor use

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - Thanks to their high brightness, the new TFT displays are particularly suitable for outdoor applications. Moreover, the ultra-bright...

September 19, 2017 03:43 PM

September 18, 2017

Lighting technology from 10th to 12th October

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - Meet MSC Technologies at the lighting technology from 10th to 12th October! You can find more information here: https://www.lighting-technology.com/de/

September 18, 2017 02:50 PM

September 15, 2017

Raspberry Pi 3 BLE Cat Door

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Awesome project and write-up from Jeremiah Mattison up on Hackster.io.

The goal of this project is to build an IoT style...

September 15, 2017 02:48 PM

EBV Wolpertinger Marketing Awards - The Highlights in 2017

Avnet Inc. -- EBV NEWS Network - How time flies by! It's been a year already when we honoured the best and most successful marketing and communications actions...

September 15, 2017 02:37 AM

September 14, 2017

Avnet Signs Distribution Agreement with LED Module Supplier

Electronics360 -- Opulent Americas customers will get support from Avnet's staff for lighting devices, heat sink sand other lighting components

September 14, 2017 05:48 PM

Farnell integrates LCD with touch interface

ElectronicsWeekly -- An integrated colour display module with touch interface, along with the Android SDK, for the WaRP7 development platform

September 14, 2017 05:45 PM

September 13, 2017

MSC Technologies presents Thin Mini-ITX motherboards for embedded and industrial applications

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - The EMX-APLP runs on a quad-core Intel(r) Pentium(r) N4200 SoC processor from the current "Apollo Lake" family of processors,...

September 13, 2017 02:44 PM

September 12, 2017

Avnet, Opulent Americas Ink Distribution Deal

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced the signing of a distribution agreement with Opulent Americas, Inc.,...

September 12, 2017 04:09 PM

Avnet Singapore Wins 2017 Best Distributor Xilinx Dedicated FAE Award for Xilinx Channel Taiwan and ASEAN Region

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet , a leading global technology distributor, recently received the 2017 Best Distributor Dedicated Field Application Engineering Award in...

September 12, 2017 02:48 PM

Farnell element14 wraps Android with WaRP7 display for wearables

Distribution World - ElectronicsWeekly -- A small circular display module with touch interface for wearables comes with an Android software development kit for the WaRP7 development platform....

September 12, 2017 02:48 PM

September 11, 2017

Avnet Adds Link to Americas' LED Value Chain with Opulent Americas Agreement

Business Wire - Distribution -- New franchise deal positions Opulent Americas and Avnet to drive and fulfill the rapidly increasing demand for high quality...

September 11, 2017 10:46 PM

September 10, 2017

Avnet Buys Dragon Innovation, Aiming to Sell Advice As Well As Parts

Global Purchasing -- Avnet announced on Tuesday that it had acquired Dragon Innovation, a software firm that walks companies through every stage of the manufacturing...

September 10, 2017 02:20 AM

Premier Farnell now stocking Xilinx All Programmable Devices

Electronics Maker -- Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, announces the addition of Xilinx(r) All Programmable Devices...

September 10, 2017 02:18 AM

September 07, 2017

Premier Farnell (element14) adds Xilinx All Programmable device product line to its line card

Xcell Daily Blog -- Yesterday, Premier Farnell announced that has added the Xilinx All Programmable device product line including Zynq SoCs, Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoCs,...

September 07, 2017 05:06 PM

September 06, 2017

Xilinx Boosts Premier Farnell Global Linecard

Electronics Distribution News -- Xilinx All Programmable Devices have been added to the Premier Farnell product offering worldwide. The products are making inroads into a wide...

September 06, 2017 04:48 PM

Premier Farnell Stocks Xilinx All Programmable Devices

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, announces the addition of Xilinx(r) All Programmable Devices to their extensive product offering....

September 06, 2017 04:48 PM

September 05, 2017

MSC Technologies supports new COM Express Type 7 standard

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - COM Express(tm) Type 7 was introduced in the current COM.0 Rev. 3.0 specification of the PICMG (PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers...

September 05, 2017 03:04 PM

MSC Technologies introduces compact NB IoT module from Quectel with extremely low power consumption

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - The BC95 is available for the following four frequency bandwidths: 900 MHz, 850 MHz, 800 MHz and 700 MHz. The data transfer...

September 05, 2017 03:04 PM

Xilinx All Programmable SoCs and MPSoCs Enabling Vision Guided Robots & Drones

Avnet Inc. -- EBV NEWS Network - Guest blog from Giles Peckham

Embedded vision can be split into two high level categories: systems that perceive the environment...

September 05, 2017 03:04 PM

Gecko Habitat Monitor and Thermostat

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Neat project from John Hart up on Hackster.io.

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September 05, 2017 04:38 AM

September 03, 2017

Avnet Expands Distribution Agreement with TD next

Electronics360 -- The deal allows for Internet of Things devices to be available in the Americas

September 03, 2017 04:21 AM

Avnet publishes article that serves as a Buyer's Guide for its Zynq-based Dev Boards and SOMs

Xcell Daily Blog -- Avnet has just published an article titled "Zynq SoMs Decrease Customer Development Times and Costs" that provides a brief-but-good buyer's guide...

September 03, 2017 03:45 AM

Adam Taylor's MicroZed Chronicles, Part 213: Driving a 7-Inch touch display with the Zynq-based Avnet MiniZed

Xcell Daily Blog -- With the hardware platform built using the Zynq-based Avnet MiniZed dev board, the next step in this adventure is to write the...

September 03, 2017 03:45 AM

September 01, 2017

Washer/Dryer Texter with Raspberry Pi 3 @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Cabe Atwell in the Element 14 Community has written up a fun Raspberry Pi project to "retrofit an old washer or dryer...

September 01, 2017 03:05 PM

SmileBackPi @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Fun project from Henk Boelman up on Hackster.io.

When motion is detected the camera takes a screenshot and sends it to...

September 01, 2017 03:04 PM

August 31, 2017

Power Up With Efficient Vishay microBUCK Integrated Circuits

Avnet Inc. -- EBV NEWS Network - Power management plays an essential role in designs for industrial and automation applications. Regulating power is also crucial...

August 31, 2017 05:11 PM

Avnet, TD next Deal Extends Franchise Exclusive into the Americas

Business Wire - Distribution -- Franchise deal in the Americas enables Avnet to further support customer adoption of IIoT and embedded vision applications...

August 31, 2017 03:30 PM

August 30, 2017

Avnet and Arizona State University Invite Enterprising Students to Compete in Second Annual ASU Innovation Open

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet & ASU are accepting applications for the 2018 ASU Innovation Open (ASUio), a multi-round competition that supports student...

August 30, 2017 02:38 AM

August 29, 2017

Avnet Acquires Dragon Innovation - Today on Maker Business @adafruit #adafruitdaily #makerbusiness @dragoninnovate @Avnet

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Avnet Acquires Dragon Innovation

The acquisition of Dragon Innovation further enhances Avnet's role in developing new technology...

August 29, 2017 05:53 PM

August 28, 2017

Avnet Acquires Dragon Innovation Furthering its Footprint in the Makerspace

Electronics360 -- The goal is to help makers go from design to start-up

August 28, 2017 02:12 AM

Avnet Abacus awarded European Distributor of the Year by Molex

Components in Electronics -- Avnet Abacus, one of Europe's leading interconnect, passive, electro-mechanical and power distributors and a regional business unit of Avnet,...

August 28, 2017 02:11 AM

Farnell element14 targets the classroom with Raspberry Pi and LabView

ElectronicsWeekly -- The latest Raspberry Pi3 model B, Keysight instruments and 3D printers are among a list of key items now used to equip schools and colleges in...

August 28, 2017 02:08 AM

August 26, 2017

Avnet Eyes Small Manufacturers with Dragon Innovation Buyout

Zacks Equity Research -- In a move to further expand its presence and product offerings for the hardware developer community, Avnet Inc. (AVT) recently acquired Dragon...

August 26, 2017 04:03 AM

August 25, 2017

Pi Powered Videowall @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Nice build from Wolfgang Hohne up on Hackster.io.

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August 25, 2017 05:57 PM

MSC Technologies presents powerful Thin Mini-ITX mainboard for continuous operation

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - The Thin Mini-ITX mainboard D3474-B offers a wide range of industrial interfaces. LCD displays can be directly connected via...

August 25, 2017 03:13 PM

MSC Technologies presents cost-efficient booksize PC for industrial applications

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - MSC Technologies' BookSize product line is designed to bridge performance needs between individual desktop computers and full-scale...

August 25, 2017 03:13 PM

August 24, 2017

Avnet to Present at the Citi 2017 Global Technology Conference

Avnet, Inc. -- Avnet to Present at the Citi 2017 Global Technology Conference

August 24, 2017 10:27 PM

August 23, 2017

Avnet acquires Boston company to further help customers improve manufacturing

Phoenix Business Journal -- Phoenix-based global technology distributor Avnet Inc. has acquired Dragon Innovation to expand its offerings for customers as they move from...

August 23, 2017 01:12 AM

August 22, 2017

Avnet Abacus Scoops Molex Award

Electronics Distribution News -- Dominating the channel: Molex presents Avnet Abacus with its 2016 European Distributor of the Year award

August 22, 2017 05:29 PM

August 17, 2017

Avnet just published a bunch of tutorials for the $89, Zynq-based MiniZed dev board-Free for the download

Xcell Daily Blog -- Avnet's $89 MiniZed dev board based on the Xilinx single-core Zynq Z7007S SoC is a bargain with its on-board WiFi and Bluetooth interface modules....

August 17, 2017 04:52 PM

August 16, 2017

MSC Technologies supplying 30.7 cm (12.1') wide-angle TFT display from Innolux

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - The TFT display features a LED backlight with an integrated LED driver. The manufacturer specifies a service life of at least...

August 16, 2017 04:11 PM

August 15, 2017

Adam Taylor's MicroZed Chronicles, Part 211: Working with HDMI and Zynq SoC and MPSoC Dev Boards

Xcell Daily Blog -- Throughout this series we have looked at numerous image-processing applications. One of the simplest ways to capture or display...

August 15, 2017 05:31 PM

VIDEO | Hackster.io Launches Project to Promote Gender Diversity in Hardware

Justmeans -- In a 2016 survey of people from 104 countries, Hackster.io discovered that fewer than six percent of hardware developers are women. In an effort to encourage more women of all ages to pursue careers in hardware, Adafruit and Hackster.io have collaborated to create the Women in Hardware ...

August 15, 2017 03:00 AM

August 14, 2017

MSC Technologies becomes a member of the OSADL

Avnet Inc. -- MSC Technologies - Jens Plachetka, Manager Embedded Boards at MSC Technologies, explains: "The membership with OSADL is a great opportunity for...

August 14, 2017 05:39 PM