arrow electronics inc (ARW) Key Developments
Arrow Electronics Signs Distribution Agreement with NovAtel
Jul 1 15
Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it is now carrying a number of NovAtel high-precision global navigation satellite system (GNSS) and GPS products to Arrow customers in the Americas, and globally through arrow.com. Arrow is now carrying NovAtel receivers, enclosures, antennas and cables. Arrow will also distribute a NovAtel OEM development kit that allows for the quick and easy evaluation of all features of NovAtel’s OEM6, and OEMStar GNSS cards.
Arrow Electronics, Inc. Introduces Open Source Board with New Freescale i.MX 7 Microprocessor
Jun 25 15
Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced at the Freescale Technology Forum that it is now offering an open-source, specification-compliant board that is based on the new Freescale i.MX 7 microprocessor. Arrow also collaborated with Qualcomm Atheros Inc. on the board’s Bluetooth & Wi-Fi capabilities and with Linear Technologies on the board’s power supply. Arrow collaborates with its extensive supplier and manufacturer network to design a range of standardized, open-source boards for the nonprofit Linaro 96Boards community. The goal of its 96Boards initiative is to provide an option for standardization of system-on-a-chip (SoC) boards for software developers, the maker community and embedded product manufacturers. Standardized boards, like the one Arrow announced today, enable developers to focus on innovating on a range of compatible add-on software and hardware products.
Arrow Electronics Inc. and Macronix International Co., Ltd. Announce Global Distribution Partnership
Jun 16 15
Arrow Electronics Inc. has been selected as a global distribution partner for Macronix International Co. Ltd. The new agreement enables Arrow to bring NOR and NAND technology to its customers across the globe at the earliest stage of their design. Macronix Flash memory devices are available now from Arrow Electronics.
QLogic Extends Distribution Deal with Arrow in EMEA
May 28 15
QLogic has announced an expanded distribution agreement with Arrow OEM Computing Solutions. Arrow will offer QLogic's complete portfolio of 10 GB Ethernet, Fibre Channel, and converged networking services throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Arrow Electronics to Carry Full Range of B&K Precision Products
May 18 15
Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced it has added the full suite of B&K Precision testing and measurement products to its line card. B&K Precision’s core products include power supplies and DC electronic loads, signal generators, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, component and device testers, multimeters and a variety of test and measurement accessories. This distribution agreement will further expand the breadth and depth of Arrow’s top-notch line card. B&K Precision’s products are used in a wide range of applications, including design, research and development, production-line testing, industrial maintenance and electronic field service. The company’s instruments are also standard equipment in a number of universities and technical schools that train engineers and technicians.