CORRECTING and REPLACING Avnet Embedded Offers New Rorke Global Solutions™ Paladin™ Digital Signage Media Player

  CORRECTING and REPLACING Avnet Embedded Offers New Rorke Global Solutions™
  Paladin™ Digital Signage Media Player

CORRECTION...by Avnet Electronics Marketing

Business Wire

PHOENIX -- July 17, 2013

Sixth graph of release dated July 16, 2013, should read: Learn more about
Rorke Global Solutions complete digital signage solution at
http://www.rorke.com/industries/rorke-digital-signage-solutions (sted Learn
more about Rorke Global Solutions complete digital signage solution at
http://www.rorke.com/digitalsignagesolutions).

The corrected release reads:

  AVNET EMBEDDED OFFERS NEW RORKE GLOBAL SOLUTIONS™ PALADIN™ DIGITAL SIGNAGE
                                 MEDIA PLAYER

Businesses looking to integrate a state-of-the-art digital signage media
player now need only call Rorke Global Solutions™, a business unit of the
Avnet Embedded division of Avnet Electronics MarketingAmericas, a business
region ofAvnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT). Rorke Global Solutions is expanding its
Paladin™ product line to include a new digital signage media player developed
around Intel® Core™ architecture and the newly announced Intel® Retail Client
Manager (Intel® RCM) content management software platform.

Click to Tweet: Rorke Global Solutions expands Paladin product line to include
#Intel® RCM-based digital signage media player http://bit.ly/16JReZ0

The Paladin digital signage media player is available today and is the first
in a series of digital media products from Rorke Global Solutions that will be
released in coming months. It is ideal for use in retail outlets, information
points (such as kiosks and stadium signage), or waiting areas (such as in
medical facilities or transportation depots). It comes with a fully integrated
content management system, optimized for the Intel® Core™ processor family.
Rorke Global Solutions is offering customization, installation and integration
services today, and will deliver hosting and call center support for the
Paladin product line within the next month.

“Companies are looking for a full service solution provider to maximize their
return on investment from digital signage deployment. Rorke Global Solutions
provides the best-in-class products and services needed to tailor solutions to
the unique requirements of each member of the diverse community of customers
we serve,” stated Chuck Kostalnick, senior vice president of Avnet Embedded.
“Having optimized Intel® RCM content management software in the Paladin media
player enables our customers to expand their digital signage options to fully
leverage the powerful Intel® Core^TM processor family. We’re enabling a new
generation of signage.”

“By pairing Intel® RCM with Rorke Global Solutions’ Paladin digital signage
media player, retailers and small businesses get a fully integrated digital
signage solution to reach their customers with personalized, relevant content
near the point-of-sale,” said Joe Jensen, general manager of Intel’s Retail
Solutions Division. “Using the Intel RCM software, users can launch
attention-grabbing campaigns with ease across multiple touch points, ensuring
they are reaching the right customer, at the right time, with the right
product.”

Learn more about Rorke Global Solutions complete digital signage solution at
http://www.rorke.com/industries/rorke-digital-signage-solutions.

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