Nu Horizons Electronics Corp. (NASDAQ:NUHC), a leading global distributor of advanced technology semiconductor, display, illumination, power, system and telecommunication solutions, today announced the signing of a distribution agreement with H&D Wireless AB, a leading provider of Wi-Fi solutions. The agreement, which is effective immediately, involves the distribution of H&D’s Wi-Fi modules and development kits throughout Nu Horizons’ global network.
“The addition of H&D Wireless offers our customers a greater breadth of technology from a leading wireless specialist,” said Rita Megling, senior vice president of marketing for Nu Horizons. “H&D’s world-class Wi-Fi system solutions are supported on leading Microcontroller platforms, and together with its platform partner Atmel®, offers compliant Wi-Fi software that allows for quick customer design turnaround. Their Wi-Fi solutions offer ultra low power, small size and low cost and are used in a wide range of applications within the energy control, digital media, fitness, healthcare, industrial control, retail, and location and tracking markets.”
“The excellent logistics and technical sales capabilities offered by Nu Horizons give potential customers around the world immediate access to H&D’s technology,” added Pär Bergsten, CEO for H&D Wireless AB. “Our Wi-Fi solutions are deemed best in class, and we also offer our customers with reference designs support for multimedia and telematics applications that reduces the end customer design effort and cost. Nu Horizons successful demand creation model should bring H&D many new opportunities to make wireless sensor and multimedia data available over the internet.”