Arrow, Altera Host SOPC World in China, Taiwan

Arrow Asia Pac Ltd., a business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), announced that it will join Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) to host SOPC (system-on-a-programmable- chip) World in four cities, including HsinChu in Taiwan (Oct. 17), Nanjing (Oct. 25), Wuhan (Oct. 30), and Chengdu (Nov. 1) in mainland China.

Comprised of technical sessions and exhibitions, SOPC World is an annual conference organized by Altera and its business partners. Engineers, designers, device manufacturers, and industry executives and managers will learn how Altera’s programmable logic solutions address the system-level design issues of today and tomorrow.

“Over the years, Altera’s SOPC World has emerged as one of the most prominent events for the industry. We are pleased to continue our participation in the SOPC World conference, which reinforces Arrow’s on-going demand creation efforts for Altera’s innovative custom logic solutions,” said CC Lim, vice president of marketing for Arrow Asia Pac. “This conference provides attendees with insights and solutions on how to address some of the system-level design challenges such as increasing system complexity, shortening product lifecycles, and shrinking time-to-profit timelines.”

Arrow’s field application engineers will conduct several interactive workshops at each exhibition, featuring Altera’s extensive SOPC product offering.

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About Arrow Asia Pac
A business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), Arrow Asia Pac is one of Asia-Pacific’s leading electronic component distributors. In addition to its regional headquarters in Hong Kong, Arrow Asia Pac operates 51 sales offices, four primary distribution centers and 12 local warehousing facilities in 11 countries/territories across Asia. Providing a full range of semiconductors, passive, electromechanical and connector products from over 170 leading international and local suppliers, Arrow Asia Pac serves more than 10,000 original equipment and contract manufacturers and commercial customers in Asia-Pacific.