Future Electronics Releases etech ALERT on New Anti-Vandal Switches from E-Switch

Montreal, Canada – April 28, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, recently released an etech ALERT highlighting the new ULV Series of anti-vandal switches from E-Switch.

E-Switch, a global supplier of electromechanical switches, recently introduced the 25mm ULV8, the 22mm ULV7, and the 19mm ULV4 switch to its popular anti-vandal series, joining the PV Series to extend the anti-vandal switch family.

Anti-vandal switches can be found on kiosk and public ticket dispenser applications, as well as other industrial type applications that require vandal resistance in a public setting. They come with a wide variety of options, including illuminated, sealed and long life expectancy.

The UL certification of E-Switch’s ULV Series lends itself to more applications that require UL approval, such as electrical panels, security devices, heating and furnace panels, industrial controls, ticket and vending kiosks, elevator panels, marine equipment, watercraft transportation ATM kiosks and medical equipment.

E-Switch’s broad line of anti-vandal products offered within the ULV and PV Series, provide excellent quality to price ratio and engineering support from start to finish of the design cycle.

To read the etech ALERT and learn more about E-Switch, the ULV Series, and anti-vandal switches available through Future Electronics, click here

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Launches New Video on E-Switch’s ULV Series Anti-Vandal Switches

Montreal, Canada – April 28, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, recently launched a new informational video featuring the ULV Series of anti-vandal switches from E-Switch.

E-Switch, a global supplier of electromechanical switches, recently introduced the 25mm ULV8, the 22mm ULV7, and the 19mm ULV4 switch to its popular anti-vandal series, joining the PV Series to extend the anti-vandal switch family.

The video discusses various UL certified anti-vandal switch solutions from E-Switch, and demonstrates some of the many benefits of these products available from Future Electronics.

Anti-vandal switches can be found on kiosk and public ticket dispenser applications, as well as other industrial type applications that require vandal resistance in a public setting. They come with a wide variety of options, including illuminated, sealed and long life expectancy.

To see the video and learn more about E-Switch, the ULV Series, and anti-vandal switches available through Future Electronics, click here

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes NXP’s PTN5100, Industry’s First USB-IF Compliant Type-C PD-PHY

Montreal, Canada – April 27, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced immediate shipping availability of the industry’s first USB-IF compliant Type-C PD-PHY, from NXP.

PTN5100 is a single port USB Type-C power delivery (PD) PHY and Protocol IC that provides Type-C configuration channel interface and USB PD physical and protocol layer functions to a system PD port policy controller (policy engine and device policy manager, alternate mode controller).

It complies with USB PD and Type-C specifications and delta updates of PD spec. PTN5100 is architected to deliver robust performance, compliant behavior, configurability and system implementation flexibility that are essential to tide over interoperability and compliance hurdles in the platform applications.

For more information about NXP, PTN5100, USB Type-C, and Protocol IC, please visit www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes 3A Adaptive COT Synchronous DC-DC Buck Converters from Diodes Inc

Montreal, Canada – April 26, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced immediate shipping availability of AP65352/353 3A adaptive COT synchronous DC-DC buck converters from Diodes Inc.

The AP65352/353 is an adaptive, constant on-time mode synchronous buck converter providing high efficiency, excellent transient response and high DC output accuracy for low voltage regulation. The constant on-time control scheme handles wide input/output voltage ratios and provides low external component count. The internal proprietary circuit enables the device to adopt both low equivalent series resistance (ESR) output capacitors, such as SP-CAP or POSCAP and ultra-low ESR ceramic capacitors.

Features include fixed frequency emulated constant on-time control, good stability independent of the output capacitor ESR, built-in overcurrent limit, built-in over-voltage protection, built-in thermal shutdown protection, and programmable soft start.

For more information about Diodes Inc, synchronous DC-DC converters, and DC output accuracy, please visit www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com


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Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes SM712 Series TVS Diode Arrays from Littelfuse

Montreal, Canada – April 25, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability of the SM712 Series of TVS diode arrays from Littelfuse, optimized for RS-485 port protection and offering 50% higher power handling capability.

Littelfuse’s SM712 series TVS Diode Array (SPA® Diodes) was created for protecting RS-485 applications with asymmetrical working voltages (-7V to 12V) from damage due to electrostatic discharge (ESD), electrical fast transients (EFT), and lightning-induced surges.

The SM712 series can absorb repetitive ESD strikes above the maximum level specified in the IEC61000-4-2 international standard without performance degradation and safely dissipate up to 19A of surge current with very low clamping voltages. This AEC-Q101 qualified device ensures maximum reliability in the harshest environments, making it well suited for industrial applications, including protecting RS-485 ports in equipment such as security systems, Automatic teller machines (ATMs), and test equipment.

To buy product, or for more information about Littelfuse, the SM712 series, and TVS diode arrays, visit www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes Panasonic’s 9320 Series

Montreal, Canada – April 22, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller with corporate headquarters in Montreal, recently announced immediate shipping availability of Panasonic’s 9320 Series for Wi-Fi applications.

Panasonic’s PAN9320 Series is a fully embedded Wi-Fi module with an integrated IoT stack and API that minimizes firmware development and includes a full security suite. The PAN9320 Series is a standalone 2.4 GHz WiFi module, supporting the IEEE 802.11 b/g/n standards designed for applications where a small form factor and secure data connections are required. The module is a cost-effective, power-efficient solution for WLAN applications.

The PAN9320 Series combines a high-performance CPU, high-sensitivity (-98 dBm) wireless radio, baseband processor, medium access controller, encryption unit, boot ROM with patching capability, internal SRAM and in-system programmable flash memory. The module’s integrated memory is available to the application to store web content such as html pages or image data.

All Panasonic Wi-Fi RF modules carry FCC, IC and CE certifications. Typical applications for Panasonic’s PAN9320 Series W-Fi modules include imaging platforms, gaming platforms, consumer electronics, portable applications, health & fitness, smart energy, asset monitoring tracking, location applications, industrial controls, commercial monitoring, medical devices, and thermostat & control panels.

To order product or to find out more information about Panasonic, the 9320 Series, and how to add Wi-Fi to applications, click here

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics, with corporate headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes ZigBee Solutions from NXP Semiconductor

Montreal, Canada – April 21, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller with corporate headquarters in Montreal, recently announced immediate shipping availability of NXP Semiconductor’s ZigBee solutions.

NXP Semiconductor’s JN516x series is an ultra-low power, high performance IEEE 802.15.4 networking solution available in surface mount module and wireless microcontrollers form. Both options feature an enhanced 32- bit RISC processor with embedded Flash and EEPROM memory, offering high coding efficiency through variable width instructions, a multi-stage instruction pipeline and low power operation with programmable clock speeds.

The modules are already pre-approved for FCC and ETSI regulatory compliance, eliminating the need for expensive and lengthy development times. All that is required to develop and manufacture a wireless control or sensing product is to connect a power supply and peripherals such as switches, actuators and sensors, considerably simplifying product development.

Typical applications include the Internet of Things (IoT), home & building automation, smart lighting, energy-harvesting sensors & switches, remote controls, smart energy, wireless sensor networks, secure low power wireless applications, ZigBee networks, utilities metering, toys & gaming peripherals, industrial systems, telemetry, and remote controls.

For more information about NXP Semiconductors and ZigBee solutions available through Future Electronics, click here

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics, with corporate headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes MultiConnect Dragonfly Cellular System-on-Modules from MultiTech

Montreal, Canada – April 13, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller with corporate headquarters in Montreal, recently announced immediate shipping availability of MultiTech’s MultiConnect® Dragonfly™ cellular System-on-Modules.

MultiTech’s MultiConnect® Dragonfly™ cellular System-on-Modules (SoMs) are complete, ready-to-integrate modules offering the functionality of a programmable computing platform with the convenience of an onboard cellular radio all in one compact design. From a software perspective, Dragonfly is compatible with the ARM® mbed™ programming platform allowing for rapid prototyping and development.

As the first ARM mbed cellular SoM listed on mbed.org that is industry certified and deployment ready, applications can be written and compiled quickly online using developer friendly libraries, downloaded and hosted within the MultiConnect Dragonfly. Decision making and control is distributed to the edge, enabling data to be more actionable without the heavy lift required to implement complex M2M middleware and security protocols needed to deploy a low touch install.

Typical applications for MultiConnect Dragonfly cellular System-on-Modules include mobile “Internet of Things” (IoT) applications, digital signage, and transportation.

To order product or to find out more information about MultiTech and  MultiConnect Dragonfly embedded cellular System-on-Modules, click here

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics, with corporate headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Announces Immediate Availability of XBee Gateway from Digi

Montreal, Canada – April 19, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller with corporate headquarters in Montreal, recently announced immediate shipping availability of Digi’s XBee Gateway, with scalable device management.

The XBee Gateway provides a low-cost, programmable solution to connect networks of XBee-enabled devices to IP networks. With a simple, open-source Python development environment, this gateway enables custom applications to run locally while interfacing across existing Ethernet/Wi-Fi/cellular networks for WAN connectivity to cloud-based software applications.

XBee Gateway products can be managed remotely via Device Cloud. Device Cloud allows users to remotely manage thousands of deployed devices, supporting features like remote firmware upgrades and event alarms.

XBee and XBee-PRO ZigBee modules are ideal for applications in the energy and controls markets where manufacturing efficiencies are critical. The Serial Peripheral Interface (SPI) provides a high-speed interface and optimizes integration with embedded microcontrollers, lowering development costs and reducing time to market.

Typical applications for Digi’s XBee Gateway products include solar energy, intelligent street lighting, and multi-tank monitoring.

For more information about Digi and XBee Gateway products, click here

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics, with corporate headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes Semtech’s TS80K for Wireless Charging

Montreal, Canada – April 19, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of the TS80K from Semtech, offering a world of solutions for wireless charging.

Semtech’s TS80K offers scalable power, flexible design options, and supports evolving industry standards. With custom configurability and power capability ranging from 100mW to 100W, the TS80K is equipped to support a wide range of devices from portable, wearable solutions to industrial tools, medical equipment, and “connected” furniture applications.

The TS80000 transmitter, the TS81000 receiver, and support power management devices meet Qi, PMA, and A4WP Rezence wireless charging standards to support the needs of consumer, mobile technology, industrial, and embedded solution markets today and in the future.

For more information about Semtech, the TS80K, the TS80000 transceiver, and the TS81000 receiver, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com