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Avnet Electronics Marketing Experts to Present at Freescale Technology Forum

Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) announced today Strategic Solutions Architect John Weber and Global Technical Marketing Engineer Peter Fenn will be featured presenters at the April 8-11 Freescale® Technology Forum. Weber will show design options engineers can use in board-level products including SOMs (System on Modules) to accelerate their designs based on Freescale i.MX applications processors. Fenn will discuss how to use Pmod™-compatible peripheral modules to expand Freescale’s Tower™ System.

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Freescale Technology Forum features four days of in-depth training, hands-on workshops and demonstrations from Freescale and ecosystem partners at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Dallas. Avnet is also offering two additional technical sessions for designers. Attendees will also be able to learn from real-world business case studies on companies that have used the Internet of Things (IoT) to change the playing field in their markets. The Avnet Wi-Go platform will be featured during a technical session showing designers how to rapidly implement cloud-based applications without having to start from scratch.

“Freescale Technology Forum brings incredible opportunities for attendees to innovate and shape the future of embedded design,” said Rondekka Moore, vice president of demand creation for Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas. “Within this environment, our technical experts can share their insights into some of the key areas of interest to the design community.”

You can learn more about Avnet’s solutions and services, including tower expansion using Pmod™ modules, Wi-Go IoT wireless sensor system, embedded software services and embedded board level solutions by visiting booth 1281. Also stop by our booth to find out how you can win an iPad Air! To register, or find out more about the Freescale Technology Forum, visit Avnet Electronics Marketing.

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About Avnet Electronics Marketing

Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc. that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 80 countries, distributing electronic components and embedded systems from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain, supply-chain and value-added integration services. The group's website is located at http://www.em.avnet.com/.

About Avnet, Inc.

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 29, 2013, Avnet generated revenue of $25.5 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.

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