Media Alert: Avnet, Texas Instruments and Micron Offer “Innovation Hour Webinar: DDR Memory – Product Trends and Power

  Media Alert: Avnet, Texas Instruments and Micron Offer “Innovation Hour   Webinar: DDR Memory – Product Trends and Power Solutions”     Engineers can learn about powering applications that feature DDR memory  Business Wire  -- April 16, 2014  Avnet Electronics Marketing:  WHAT: Texas Instruments (TI), Micron Technology Inc. and Avnet Electronics Marketing, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), have collaborated to create a dynamic webinar that will help engineers discern the most important factors to consider when selecting devices to create an optimal DDR memory power solution. Presenters will explore basic design considerations such as memory type, solution size, total system efficiency, temperature range and how to use a DDR power calculator. Additional design considerations for FPGAs, clocks and timers, connectors plus DDR interface products and DDR switches will be covered as well. The event will close with a review of available development tools, technical documentation, reference designs and third-party programs. Webinar attendees will receive a discount code offering up to 50 percent off the listed www.AvnetExpress.com resale of select TI development tools. This limited-time discount offer will be available only while supplies of the evaluation modules last.  WHERE: Attendees can choose to participate in the live training and Q&A session on April 23, 2014, from 9-10 a.m. PDT, or the webinar can be viewed on-demand after the live training has been broadcast.  ACTION: For more information, or to register for the live event, visit http://www.em.avnet.com/innovationhour.  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 80 countries, distributing electronic components and embedded systems from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain, supply-chain and value-added integration services. The group's website is located at www.em.avnet.com.  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 29, 2013, Avnet generated revenue of $25.5 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.  Contact:  Avnet Electronics Marketing Heidi Elliott, 480-643-7584 Director, Marketing Communications Heidi.Elliott@avnet.com