Digi-Key is the fourth largest electronic component distributor in North America and a broad-line distributor of board level components. It ranks as the fifth largest electronic component distributor in the world.
Mark Larson (pictured) is exiting stage left to stand in the wings at Digi-Key. Entering stage right into the spotlight is Dave Doherty the soon to be President and Chief Operating Officer at Digi-Key. Doherty moves up from his position as Executive Vice President of Operations. He is a 25 years plus industry veteran and has worked for semiconductor suppliers – Toshiba and Exar – and distributor Arrow Electronics. He takes up his new role on July 1, 2015.
The development and deployment of wearable sensors and sensor hubs is expected to be vital in delivering a new level of health care for an ageing population, particularly in the face a rising lifestyle conditions.
A high-quality line of AEC-Q200 magnetics product is now on sale at Digi-Key. The new line Wurth Electronics products is ideal for high reliability applications that require AEC-Q200 performance specifications. The entire product offering is available for immediate shipment worldwide exclusively from Digi-Key.
Digi-Key and Mentor Graphics have collaborated to bring to market set of professional-level EDA/CAD tools. The jointly developed Designer Schematic and Designer Layout tools are available today (November 4) exclusively from Digi-Key. To incentivise potential customers, for the first 90 days, Designer Schematic and Designer Layout will be available at a 30-percent discount, starting at $199 and $449, respectively.
Digi-Key and BlueCreation, a manufacturer of dual-model Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) solutions have signed a distribution agreement. UK-based Blue Creation specialises in the manufacture of Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy, Wi-Fi and other embedded wireless technologies, with a deep knowledge of their interactions with smartphones, tablet PCs, and other similar equipment.
Digi-Key President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Larson is looking relaxed and happy in his usual London hotel haunt. Not entirely surprising as he is in Europe, and more specifically the UK, a region and area fuelling phenomenal growth for the Thief River Falls-based distributor.“Europe is a shining star for us,” he observes. That’s almost an understatement when you look at the numbers.
Digi-Key is now stocking Ametherm’s SURGE-GARD series of NTC inrush current limiting thermistors. The SURGE-GARD series devices are capable of handling high steady-state currents to 36 A and input energy to 250 J. Available in multiple leaded package options with maximum diameters from 7.6 mm to 31.75 mm, the components offer resistance at +25 °C (R25) from 0.4 Ω to 220 Ω with tolerances down to ±10%, maximum operating voltage to 265 VRMS, and beta from 3000 °K to 3965 °K.
Digi-Key is collaborating with Freescale Semiconductor and ARM to launch the “Design with Freedom” Product Design Contest. It gives the European engineering community a chance to submit their hardware product innovations. Prototype entries need to be built with one of Freescale’s Freedom line of development platforms, using Digi-Key’s complimentary Scheme-it online design software
Digi-Key Corporation a annoncé aujourd'hui la signature d'un accord de distribution globale avec M/A-COM Technology Solutions (MACOM), un pionnier offrant l'une des sélections les plus vastes et les plus fiables de produits RF, hyperfréquence et à ondes millimétriques de l'industrie.
Digi-Key Corporation a annoncé aujourd'hui l'extension récente de son équipe de ventes européenne. Le recrutement de cinq personnes supplémentaires à des postes de contact clients va renforcer la position de Digi-Key dans toute l'Europe, notamment en Europe centrale et du Sud, dans les pays baltes, en Europe du Nord et au Royaume-Uni.
Digi-Key will be hanging out with Efficient Power Conversion on Friday, October 11th, at 12:00pm CST at http://www.youtube.com/user/digikey/live. Digi-Key's Anissa Lauer will be joined by Alex, Michel & Renee from EPC to discuss the evolution of semiconductor materials. EPC will be presenting their state-of the-art enhancement mode gallium nitride power transistor technology and how to get started designing with these devices today, so you can capture the superior performance these transistors can deliver in your system.
Digi-Key Corporation a annoncé aujourd'hui la signature d'un accord de distribution globale avec Samsung Electro-Mechanics America (SEMCO). La société SEMCO a été fondée en 1973 en tant que filiale de Samsung Corporation et est devenue un fournisseur leader mondial de composants passifs dans de nombreux secteurs industriels.
Learn more about Digi-Key's Parametric Search, the fastest and easiest way to navigate Digi-Key's over three million parts online. Chris will walk through the basics of the search and filtering capabilites of Digi-Key's website.
Hangout on Air with Digi-Key and Electric Imp - an overview of how innovative technologies like the Electric Imp are improving device connectivity - along with some 'how to' advice followed by a brief Q&A?