Global Distribution Agreement with XMOS
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry’s broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced it has signed a global distribution agreement with XMOS™, a leader in event-driven processors™.
XMOS’ complete range of event-driven processors and development boards are in stock and available for purchase on Digi-Key’s global websites. This includes XMOS’ new XS1-L1 chip targeted at the mass electronics market with a sub $5 price point. The XS1-L family provides embedded software developers with an energy-efficient, scalable, multi-core solution, which enables them to build complete systems combining interface, DSP and control functions entirely in software.
“We are very please to announce this new partnership with XMOS,” said Dave Doherty, vice president of semiconductor products at Digi-Key. “We always have opportunities on our line card for unique and innovative products that are a good match for Digi-Key’s global customer base. We are certain our customers will appreciate having access to XMOS’ event-driven processors through Digi-Key.”
James Foster, CEO at XMOS, said, “Digi-Key plays a dominant role in serving design engineers and the prototyping market, as well as a rapidly expanding role in supplying production quantities for OEMs and contract manufacturers in the mass market. This fits XMOS’ customer profile extremely well. Digi-Key will provide XMOS with greater product exposure and access to an even larger customer base. We are now able to better address the vast pool of engineers across a broad range of markets that turn to Digi-Key for immediate shipment and superb quality of service. We are very pleased to be part of Digi-Key’s product line.”