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.
Digi-Key lifts IoT data solution to global platform
Digi-Key Electronics has been named as the exclusive global distributor of ready-to-use IoT data management software for the BeagleBone platform, Machinechat JEDI One for BeagleBone.
ACEINNA pact bolsters Digi-Key's Marketplace initiative
In a move to intensify its Marketplace initiative Digi-Key Electronics has sealed a global distribution partnership with ACEINNA.
Advanced DC/DC converters simplify power system design
With the increased use of electronics across industrial, transportation and medical applications, designers of the supporting power subsystems need to ensure high performance in physically and electrically demanding environments, while also meeting strict regulatory and safety requirements. At the same time, they must stay within ever tightening budget and design schedule constraints. Rolf Horn, Applications Engineer at Digi-Key Electronics, expl...
Development kit supports 32-bit microcontroller
STMicroelectronics’ STM32H735G-DK Discovery kit is a complete demonstration and development platform for the Arm Cortex-M7 core-based STM32H735IGK6U microcontroller with 1 Mbyte of Flash memory and 564 Kbytes of SRAM.
Air quality sensor system delivered on a single chip
The SGP40 is Sensirion’s digital volatile organic compounds (VOC) sensor designed for easy integration into air treatment devices and air quality monitors.
Digi-Key extends T&M offering with NI agreement
Digi-Key Electronics has expanded its test and measurement product portfolio by signing a deal to market and sell certain NI software-connected products.
The anatomy of security microcontrollers for IoT
At a time when implementing security in embedded designs seems an overwhelming task, microcontrollers (MCUs) specialising in security features are coming forward to enable security at the inception of the embedded design. That’s a good thing, because there’s no question that a new breed of embedded solutions is needed to secure the Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Rolf Horn, Applications Engineer at Digi-Key Electronics, explain...
Digi-Key pact hastens IoT development and deployment
An affordable and easy-to-use IoT data management solution to accelerate IoT development and deployments is on the market following an agreement between Machinechat and Digi-Key Electronics.
How to select the right demo board
There are thousands and thousands of demo boards, development platforms and reference designs that you can select from when starting your next electronic design. Choosing the right one will make all the difference in development time, effort required and path to success. Designers need to keep six key criteria in mind for board selection, but it will be up to you to decide how important each of them are relative to each other. By David Sand...
Expansion board enables high-side switch evaluation
STMicroelectronics' 0.5 A (typ.) industrial digital output expansion board allows the evaluation of the fast, safe, and efficient driving performance and comprehensive diagnostic capabilities of the smart IPS161HF high-side switch in industrial applications allowing the implementation of Safety Integrity Level guidelines.
How distributors can aid design engineers in IoT
Modern design techniques have evolved substantially to allow for today’s engineer to focus on their unique value add, rather than need to reinvent the wheel for every new invention. And yet it’s widely accepted that nearly 75% of Internet of Things (IoT) projects fail. By Robbie Paul, Director, IoT business development for Digi-Key Electronics
Digi-Key sales support through the innovation process
Digi-Key’s business model is built on putting the customer first and backed by the principles of consistency and continuity. We provide more than 10.2 million products globally, with more than 2.2 million in stock and available for immediate shipment, and from over 1,200 quality name-brand manufacturers. By Tom Treichel, Senior Director, Global Assigned Accounts at Digi-Key Electronics
GNSS positioning supplier joins Digi-Key global linecard
Digi-Key Electronics has partnered with Septentrio, a leader in high-precision GNSS positioning solutions.
Development board delivers IoT solutions
The EV75S95A SAM-IoT WG development board from Microchip Technology features the SAMD21G18 Arm Cortex-M0+ based 32-bit microcontroller (MCU), an ATECC608A CryptoAuthentication secure element IC, and the fully certified ATWINC1510 Wi-Fi network controller.
A day at Digi-Key tech support
At Digi-Key Tech Support, our days are always busy serving people by answering questions, providing advice and confirming orders. We provide tech support to all of our customers through four different mediums: our online forums, customer chat, email and phone calls. By Jason Starren, Senior Applications Engineering Manager at Digi-Key Electronics
Time-of-flight sensor light pulse delivers depth accuracy
The ams TMF880, which is available from Digi-Key Electronics is a true direct time-of-flight (ToF) sensor system in a single modular package.
A day in the Digi-Key warehouse
Every day in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, you’ll see planes continually taking off from the tiny regional airport near Digi-Key’s headquarters. More often than not, those planes are carrying a portion of the 20,000 packages that Digi-Key sends to over 8,000 customers around the world in a single day. By Chris Lauer, Vice President of Order Fulfilment, Digi-Key Electronics
Thales, Qoitech link to deliver 5G NB-IoT starter kit
Thales and Qoitech have combined their products into starter kits that offer easy setup for evaluation and prototyping of narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) connectivity and its energy consumption.
Compact PIANO DIN rail power supplies hit the right notes
PULS has expanded its PIANO product family by releasing eight DIN rail power supplies [PIM36 (36 W at 24 V), PIM60 (60 W at 12 V and 24 V), and PIM90 (90 W at 24 V)].
Save time with Digi-Key's BOM Manager resources
A bill of materials (BOM) is your list of parts and is unique to you. Digi-Key's BOM Manager is designed to ease the process of BOM management and maintenance based on your needs. With features to save and archive revisions, multiply by number of assemblies and collaborate with others, the Digi-Key BOM Manager is truly in a class all its own. By Jeremy Purcell, Senior Digital Product Owner, Digi-Key Electronics