Avnet Embedded to Distribute Onyx Healthcare USA’s Medical Computing Platforms in the Americas

  Avnet Embedded to Distribute Onyx Healthcare USA’s Medical Computing
  Platforms in the Americas

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PHOENIX -- July 17, 2013

Avnet Embedded, a division of Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business
region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has entered into a distribution agreement
for Onyx Healthcare USA’s medical grade embedded computing and information
technology (IT) products, focusing on medical related applications. Onyx
offers a variety of medical grade (EN/UL 60601-1, CE/FCC Class B certified),
fanless panel PC products as building blocks for advanced medical device

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Avnet medical device original equipment manufacturing (OEM) customers can use
Onyx embedded solutions to design into a wide variety of medical devices such
as surgical stations, PACS imaging solutions, and proprietary control units
for medical systems.

In addition, Onyx products integrate Intel® embedded product lines to provide
fanless design to enhance infection and noise control in surgical environments
as well as to support extensive product lifecycles.

“By combining Onyx products with our integration expertise, we are offering
our medical clients a one-stop shop for solutions and design service,” said
Jeff Ittel, senior vice president of embedded marketing for Avnet Embedded.
“Medical device builders now have access to a pre-certified medical computing
platform that can serve as their device’s proprietary control unit while
shortening the overall design cycle.”

“By partnering with Avnet, we can offer Onyx products as building blocks to
design advanced medical system solutions,” stated John Chuang, president of
Onyx Healthcare USA. “Onyx’s mission is to focus its design and manufacture
capabilities to support medical device OEM customers.”

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About Onyx

Onyx Healthcare USA, Inc. focuses on providing design manufacturing services
for medical OEM/ODM sector with ISO9001/13485 regulated production procedure.

Onyx offers a wide spectrum of medically certified (EN/UL 60601-1), fanless
panel PCs such as medical workstations, slim panel PCs, medical tablets, and
bedside terminals. In addition, each Onyx product can be customized to meet
specific medical design requirements.

Onyx Healthcare has been the recipient of many notable industry awards
including "Taiwan Excellence Award 2013" for the ZEUS medical computer series
and bedside infotainment terminal series.

For more information, please visit http://usa.onyx-healthcare.com

About Avnet Electronics Marketing

Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc.
that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic
manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 70 countries, distributing
electronic components from leading manufacturers and providing associated
design-chain and supply-chain services. The group's website is located at

About Avnet, Inc.

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest
distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded
technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success
by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of
customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For
the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, Avnet generated revenue of $25.7 billion.
For more information, visit www.avnet.com.


Avnet Electronics Marketing
Heidi Elliott, 480-643-7584
Senior Director, Marketing Communications
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