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Open source development platform speeds IoT designs

Open source development platform speeds IoT designs
Described as a game changer for the Internet of Things (IoT) and wearables market, the WaRP7 development platform enhanced by NXP Semiconductors, designed and manufactured in partnership with Farnell element14 is now available to buy. Built from the ground up to address key challenges for design engineers such as size, battery life and connectivity, the open source design and complete software package of WaRP7 allows developers to innovate without licensing restrictions.
16th August 2016

Next generation basic scope comes in 70MHz, 100MHz models

Next generation basic scope comes in 70MHz, 100MHz models
Launched today (August 2) the Tektronix TBS2000 Next Generation Oscilloscope is already in stock at Farnell element14. This new oscilloscope, provides design engineers and educators with an expanded range of capabilities, previously only available in more advanced and expensive models.  Based on the proven TDS2000 series, the TBS2000 provides wifi and probe functionality, as well as featuring the longest record length and largest display in its class for faster signal evaluation and troubleshooting.  
2nd August 2016

CAN transceivers meet high speed physical layer standard

CAN transceivers meet high speed physical layer standard
The fault protected CAN transceivers with flexible data-rate from Texas Instruments has joined the Farnell element14 product portfolio. These CAN transceivers work with the TI CAN evaluation board to perform CAN (controlled area network) evaluation. This includes the load and termination settings required for electronic design engineers looking to evaluate CAN transceiver operation and performance in factory and building automation, smart grids, automotive infotainment and advanced driver assist systems, communications infrastructures and more.
25th July 2016


MLCCs meet the automotive grade

MLCCs meet the automotive grade
The first automotive grade new HOTcaps series of radial-leaded multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCC) from Vishay are now available at distributor Farnell element14. Designed for the most extreme automotive operating conditions, the new series of capacitors are designed to set a new standard for performance and reliability in automotive applications, with unmatched maximum operating temperature of +175°C for all available ceramic dielectrics.
20th July 2016

Power connectors offer alternative to hard-wire connections

Power connectors offer alternative to hard-wire connections
The NECTOR M power connectors from TE Connectivity (TE) have been added to the Farnell element14 product portfolio. The NECTOR M power system’s “plug and play” design provides the construction industry with a flexible and efficient alternative to hard-wired electrical connections for commercial, industrial and architectural lighting installations, power distributions and more.
4th July 2016

Development platform targets IoT applications

A new NXP low-cost development platform has been added to the Farnell element14 portfolio of products for the Internet of Things (IoT). The FRDM-KW40Z is enabled by the Kinetis W series KW40Z/30Z/20Z (KW40Z) family and is ideal for applications in the IoT space, including home automation, building automation and healthcare.
20th June 2016

Demo boards aid power management, data conversion

Demo boards aid power management, data conversion
A full line of demo boards from Linear Technology providing a complete solution for evaluating system performance has been released by distributor Farnell element14. The range includes over 1,000 development kits which offer new solutions for power management, data conversion, battery management, signal conditioning and RF and Wireless.
13th June 2016

Interconnect range handles harsh environments

A comprehensive range of interconnect components from TE Connectivity for engineers working in harsh, high-capacity, high-impact environments is in stock at Farnell element14. The products deliver greater productivity, efficiency and cost-effectiveness to the industrial automation and control industry.
8th June 2016

Passives cornucopia covers capacitors, resistors

The portfolio of AEC-Q200 qualified products at Farnell element14 has been expanded with the addition of components from AVX, Bourns, Kemet, Murata, Panasonic and Vishay. These include capacitors, resistors, inductors and other passives. AEC-Q200 qualified passives have been designed for automotive electronics applications where reliability and stability are required in challenging conditions of high temperature, temperature changes, pressure resistance, humidity and mechanical stress.  
7th June 2016

Reference design delivers fast, low-power data acquisition

The portfolio of Maxim products at Farnell element14 has been extended to include Reference Design Boards and Evaluation Kits. This addition supports its extensive portfolio of data converters, amplifiers, clocks and timers, and microcontrollers, with products for power management, interface, RF and wireless, and memory. The latest addition from Maxim Integrated Products is the Smart Force Sensor Reference Design Board. 
1st June 2016

BBC micro:bit hits UK in July

BBC micro:bit hits UK in July
The BBC micro:bit, a pocket-sized programmable device that can be coded and controlled to bring ideas, games, and projects to life, is being made available to buy in the UK by element14, manufacturing partner for the BBC micro:bit project. The widespread availability follows the gifting of the BBC micro:bit to up to one million school children in Year 7 (or equivalent) across the UK, to inspire them toget creative with coding, programming and digital technology.
31st May 2016

Sensor to cloud platform accelerates IoT design

Sensor to cloud platform accelerates IoT design
A collaboration between Farnell element14 and Sierra Wireless has produced the mangOH Green Open Hardware IoT Platform and mangOH kit. The platform allows developers to test and prototype ideas quickly and take IoT solutions to market within weeks. The industry’s first complete sensor-to-cloud platform, it provides an all-in-one hardware, software and cloud-based solution for industrial IoT applications.
16th May 2016

New source approved for BeagleBone Black manufacture

New source approved for BeagleBone Black manufacture
Farnell element14 has been approved as an official manufacturer of the original BeagleBone Black, the popular open source hardware platform. The BeagleBone Black will be manufactured by Premier Farnell’s wholly owned subsidiary Embest Technology which has extensive experience in the design and manufacturing of single board computers and will provide volume manufacturing capacity for the BeagleBone Black.
12th May 2016

'Future proof' cable assembly projected to last for 20 years

Farnell element14 has added hundreds of new products from the Amphenol Cables on Demand product line to its portfolio. Three connector categories in particular – the CAT6A Shielded RJ45 Cable Assemblies, BNC and SMA RF Coaxial Cable Assemblies, and Deluxe HD Moulded D-Sub Cable Assemblies - are ideally suited for a vast array of applications across industries.
4th May 2016

8Mpixel cameras enhance Raspberry Pi applications

8Mpixel cameras enhance Raspberry Pi applications
Following the launch of the Raspberry Pi3 in February, element14 has launched two new upgraded cameras. The Raspberry Pi Camera v2 and Raspberry Pi NoIR Camera v2 are in stock at element14. Both new official Raspberry Pi cameras have been upgraded to 8MP and feature an image sensor that enables the board to capture 3280 x 2464 pixel static images.
25th April 2016

Passive components span variety of applications

The passive components at Farnell element14 has been extended with new additions from industry-leading suppliers TE Connectivity, Ohmite, Bourns and Vishay. The new ranges include TE Corcom power line filters, Ohmite/Arcol HS aluminium-housed resistors, Bourns’ gas discharge tubes, and Vishay high voltage flat chip resistors. The products are ideal for applications within the industrial, telecommunications and test equipment markets.
21st April 2016

Daniel Dahan appointed as Farnell element14 Sales operations lead in Benelux

Daniel Dahan appointed as Farnell element14 Sales operations lead in Benelux
Farnell element14 today announces that Daniel Dahan has been promoted to lead Sales in the Benelux region. He will now be responsible for driving growth in the region, alongside his existing responsibilities as Regional Sales Director role for France, Italy and Spain.
20th April 2016

Modular connectors suit low power applications

Modular connectors suit low power applications
The range of Molex SL (Stackable Linear) Modular Connectors at Farnell element 14 has been extended to comprise the largest number of variations and cabling configurations, including CPA and TPA locking options. The range is suited for low-power and signal Wire-to-Board, Wire-to-Wire applications for communications, industrial, medical, consumer electronics, and automotive industries.
17th April 2016

Evaluation board based on ADCs, 32-bit processor

The EVAL-ADICUP360 Evaluation Board from Analog Devices is now available from Farnell element14.The board is part of a comprehensive ecosystem which includes open source development tools, software examples, and hardware modules. The hardware has an Arduino/ PMOD form factor for easy plug and play functionality and rapid prototyping with ADI or third party shields.
11th April 2016

MCU dev kit aimed at white goods, thermostats

MCU dev kit aimed at white goods, thermostats
The Texas Instruments MSP CapTIvate microcontroller (MCU) development kit, a comprehensive, easy-to-use platform providing real-time sensor tuning, all without writing a single line of code has been launched by Farnell element14. The modular design, easy to access data and application orientated approach of the MSP430FR2633-based MCU board, contained within the kit, makes it ideal for application in, for example, thermostats, white goods and personal electronics.
24th March 2016


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