Named Global Distribution Partner for
PHOENIX - Media OutReach - 7 AUGUST 2018 - Avnet
(Nasdaq: AVT), a leading global technology
company, has been named a global distribution partner for Microsemi
Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Microchip Technology, Inc. As an
extension of Avnet's multiyear relationship with Microchip Technology, Inc.
(Nasdaq: MCHP), Avnet customers now have immediate access to the complete
Microsemi portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for aerospace and
defense, communications, data center and industrial markets. Microchip
completed its acquisition of Microsemi earlier this year.
"As our customers increasingly turn
to us for secure solutions to help them bring their industrial, aerospace and
defense products to market faster, Microsemi is the ideal fit to our product
line card," said Lynn Torrel, senior vice president of global supplier and
customer management, Avnet. "Avnet is experienced and knowledgeable in the full
Microsemi portfolio, and we're ready to support our customers and drive growth
for Microsemi's target industries. The extension of our partnership with
Microchip underscores our focus and commitment to providing our supplier
partners with the highest level of expertise and services to improve their
Microsemi is a leading provider of
semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and
performance. As part of the expansion of Avnet's Microchip franchise, Avnet
will now distribute the full line of Microsemi products which includes: high
performance analog and mixed signal, enterprise storage and communication
solutions, programmable solutions, power management, timing and ASIC offerings
-- as well as custom design capabilities and services.
For more information on the full
portfolio of Microsemi products available from Avnet, visit Avnet.com, as well as USI Electronics, a
division of Avnet specializing in hi-rel, MILSPEC and space-level components.
For details on Microchip products
currently available through Avnet, visit us here.
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