PHOENIX — Avnet Embedded, a division of Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business unit of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), announced today it has inked a distribution agreement with congatec, Inc., a leading manufacturer of embedded computer modules. Avnet will now offer its Americas customers congatec’s complete line of computer-on-modules (COM) including Qseven, COM Express, XTX and ETX.
“The addition of congatec to the Avnet Embedded line card affords our customers an even greater option to access low power, low cost, small form factor platforms for applications in a variety of industries including: medical, automotive, aerospace and transportation,” said Chuck Kostalnick, senior vice president, Avnet Embedded.
“congatec is pleased to be working with Avnet Embedded. Our relationship with Avnet Embedded, and their extensive capabilities, will continue to fuel our industry-leading growth trajectory and open new doors for our products in the Americas. congatec has made a strong push in Latin America and we believe Avnet Embedded will help to intensify our efforts in this high-growth area. We look forward to a long and successful partnership,” said Ron Mazza, general manager, congatec, Inc.