PHOENIX — Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), released an enhanced Wi-Go Module, a wireless accessory module for the Freescale Freedom development platform, the FRDM-KL25Z, along with new training support.
Created by Avnet engineers, this updated wireless development board offers a number of new features including enhanced smart phone modeling and integrated cloud computing support. In support of the Wi-Go board, Avnet is offering five new capabilities videos, will be holding a SpeedWay technical seminar series in 24 locations throughout North America, and will sponsor the “Avnet Wi-Go Design Challenge” contest. For more information on the Wi-Go Module, visit www.em.avnet.com/Wi-Go.
“As more wireless systems are linked into smart phones and cloud-based computing, we updated our wireless development platform to offer better support for these key technologies,” said Jim Carver, technical director, Avnet Electronics Marketing. “We’ve designed the Wi-Go Module, our training videos and the upcoming SpeedWay™ technical seminars to offer design teams a comprehensive set of tools to design wireless systems. These seminars will give engineers a great opportunity to understand how today’s wireless landscape works, and get their wireless products to market as quickly as possible.”