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Avnet Embedded – “XP Demise Offers OEMs Opportunity”

Avnet Embedded has warned OEMs that they must be ready to seize on the commercial opportunities that the recent withdrawal of Windows XP support presents – or watch their competitors get there before them. While security issues and business model disruption have followed XP’s demise, Nick Donaldson (pictured), Director Software at Avnet Embedded EMEA reckons […]

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Avnet Embedded Issues Windows XP Warning

Avnet Embedded is on the case of Windows XP. In a new opinion paper it warns that the only viable option for businesses is to rapidly migrate off Windows XP, in the wake of Microsoft’s plan to withdraw support for XP in April 2014 – and it gives businesses clear options as to what to […]

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Avnet Issues Cybercrime Alert For End Of XP Support

Avnet Embedded says that the forthcoming withdrawal of support for Microsoft’s Windows XP operating system creates a huge cybercrime risk and that businesses are simply failing to take action against the dangers that it represents. The distributor has published a paper titled – Panic? What panic? Is the industry in denial over the death of […]

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Avnet Embedded Beefs Up Software Services

Avnet Embedded has unveiled a new portfolio of services available to systems builders/OEMs in the embedded software arena. The services have been developed to support users when building devices throughout the entire design cycle from concept to production. The seven new services include: a Development Kit providing the media needed to build and test an […]

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Eurotech Expands Distribution Agreement With Avnet Electronics Marketing To Include M2M Platform In North America

Eurotech has announced the expansion of its distribution agreement with Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, adding its M2M Platform to Avnet’s line card. This contract extension includes Eurotech’s Everyware Software Framework, a device application framework, and the Everyware Cloud, an integrated M2M device and data management platform. Eurotech is distributed through the Avnet Embedded division of […]

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Lighting Developer Creates Multi-search Tool for the New Avnet LEDs Design Zone

Embedded Developer, in partnership with Avnet Electronics Marketing, has announced the completion of three new, highly customized component search engines which are an integral part of Avnet’s new LEDs Design Zone. Based on Lighting Developer’s parametric serial search engines and modified to Avnet specifications, the selector tools enable engineers to identify, evaluate, compare and buy […]

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Avnet Embedded will showcase a variety of digital signage solutions at IN-STORE Show 2012

For the fourth year running, Avnet Embedded in EMEA, an Avnet, Inc. company, will be exhibiting simplified digital signage solutions for in-store applications at the upcoming IN-STORE Show in London (Grand Hall, Olympia) on 27th and 28th June 2012. This year, at stand G125, Avnet Embedded will be concentrating on a simple platform that delivers […]

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Avnet Embedded to represent Intel Centrino Embedded Wireless modules in Europe

Avnet Embedded in EMEA has announced that it has updated its franchise distribution agreement adding Intel wireless modules to its leading portfolio of embedded products available to European designers. In embedded applications, the flexibility to ‘connect from anywhere’ drives new products and markets, and with this signing, Avnet Embedded will be able to offer a […]

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Avnet Embedded EMEA launches software microsite

Avnet Embedded EMEA has developed a microsite to explain the benefits of Microsoft’s family of software for dedicated devices.

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Avnet Embedded introduces the wireless industry’s first module with an integrated SIM card and micro SD card holder from Option

Avnet Embedded announces as an EMEA distributor of Option embedded solutions the wireless industry’s first 3G PCie module with an integrated SIM card holder and micro SD card holder and optional WiFi. Markets such as digital signage have traditionally been challenging and expensive to integrate with embedded connectivity. The Option GTM671 WFS is an all-in-one […]

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