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  • Single board computer is ideal for industrial automation, IoT, AI and multimedia applications

    PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading global technology solutions provider Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT) is providing customers with the ability to focus more on the software side of their development by launching MaaXBoard, a low-cost, production-ready qualified single board computer. Based on the NXP i.MX 8M applications processor, MaaXBoard is ideal for embedded computing and applications that leverage AI at the edge. It supports design engineers and end-users seeking to create industrial automation, multimedia, AI and IoT...
  • Powered by Microsoft Azure Sphere, Avnet Guardian 100 enables businesses to quickly and securely connect existing equipment

    PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading global technology solutions provider Avnet’s (Nasdaq: AVT) new wireless edge module, Avnet Guardian 100, adds connectivity to existing equipment quickly and securely. Powered by Microsoft Azure Sphere, Avnet Guardian 100 enables enterprise customers to confidently leverage the benefits of IoT to create more efficient operations, achieve greater innovation and create a better customer experience. In addition to retrofitting devices, Avnet Guardian 100 can be...
  • First quarter sales and EPS within guidance despite continued macroeconomic headwinds

    Delivered strong cash flow from operations totaling $196 million in the quarter

    PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avnet, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVT) today announced results for the first quarter ended September 28, 2019. Fiscal First Quarter Key Financials Sales of $4.6 billion were in line with guidance, compared with $5.1 billion a year ago, as industry-wide softness over the past year has impacted historical seasonality, spanning all geographies. GAAP diluted earnings per share from continuing operations totaled $0.40; on an adjusted basis, diluted earnings per share was $0.60...

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  • Every year on Nov. 11, Americans celebrate Veterans Day, a U.S. national holiday dedicated to honoring all men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. As a global organization founded and headquartered in the U.S., Avnet holds this annual observance very dear. Not only is Avnet truly thankful for these amazing patriots who have served their country honorably during war or peacetime, we highly appreciate the instilled values, skills and abilities they offer the corporate workforce.

  • When you work to help IoT innovators bring their solutions to market, there’s no better recognition than from the community itself. That’s why it’s so important that the IoT community voted to recognize Lou Lutostanski, VP of IoT at Avnet, as IIoT Leader of the Year at 2019 Industrial IoT World in Atlanta, GA.

  • Avnet - Intel 50th Anniversary Logo

    This month, Avnet and Intel are celebrating 50 years of working together to bring innovative technology to market. In honor of the milestone, Intel senior leaders will be travelling to visit Avnet facilities—specifically the Global Integration Center and the Corporate Headquarters—for site tours, business updates and celebrations.

    The two companies first began collaborating in 1969, when Tony Hamilton, then CEO of Hamilton Electro Sales (acquired by Avnet in 1962), and Intel co-founders Gordon