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    Fully certified, production-ready, second-gen solution streamlines IoT system development

    PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced the availability of the AT&T IoT Starter Kit (2nd Generation), an innovative new System-on-Module IoT solution that provides a complete development environment for both prototyping and production of sensor-to-cloud applications and services. Powered by AT&T IoT services, this kit is fully compliant with FCC, PTCRB, and AT&T network certifications for...
  • Offerings combine IoTConnect software platform with hardware from technology providers including NXP Semiconductors

    PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, will showcase a selection of innovative smart solutions based on its secure IoTConnect platform at CES 2018, January 9-12 in Las Vegas. Avnet’s IoTConnect platform was developed to provide customers with a single go-to software platform to support the complex communications, device and data management capabilities required to leverage the power of the Internet of Things (IoT) to...
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    Solution leverages Avnet’s MiniZed to improve interface for voice control AI targeting home and industry

    PHOENIX & LOS GATOS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, and Aaware, Inc., an emerging global supplier of sound capture technology for far-field, voice-enabled digital products, today introduced Aaware’s Sound Capture Platform, designed to provide product development teams with higher performance, scale and flexibility. The solution leverages Avnet’s MiniZed™ Zynq SoC development platform to improve sound capture performance for...

Story Makers Blog

  • Building on its extensive portfolio of product and service support resources for OEM designers, makers and hobbyists alike, Avnet introduced the Path to Prototype guide this week at CES.

  • Sensors are the unsung heroes of the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution. They increase functionality of devices in many industries including consumer, medical, industrial, automotive and wearables. This functionality can be delivered at various levels of integration based on the number of diverse sensor types included in either a single package or sensor module. With thousands of potential combinations, many designers are confounded by the challenge of determining the right types of sensor