Nu Horizons Offers Webinar on Atmel AVR XMEGA Microcontroller

Nu Horizons Electronics Corp. (NASDAQ: NUHC), a leading global distributor of advanced technology semiconductor, display, illumination, power and system solutions; announces a web-based seminar featuring the newly released AVR XMEGA[tm] microcontroller from Atmel. This seminar will highlight the expansion of the AVR family with a larger flash offering and package options, higher performance peripherals and more.

During this 45 minute seminar, attendees will receive:

  • A detailed overview of the AVR XMEGA family of microcontrollers
  • Training on the low power capabilities of the XMEGA family which features Atmel’s 2nd generation picoPower technology
  • Advantages of designing with the XMEGA family over other microcontroller devices
  • Training on the full suite of development tools
  • “Ask the Experts” – Q&A time with factory direct Application Engineers

“Atmel has developed a strong presence and acceptability in the engineering community with their AVR family of MCUs. We are excited to showcase the depth and flexibility of these technologies in a convenient online seminar,” said Rita Megling, senior vice president of marketing for Nu Horizons. “Its wide product offering, picoPower technology, wide array of development tools and ease of use make the AVR XMEGA the perfect solution for a wide range of applications.”

This seminar will take place on Thursday, Sept 11. There are two opportunities to join this online seminar: 11am EST and 3pm EST.

About Nu Horizons Electronics Corp.
Nu Horizons Electronics Corp. is a leading global distributor of advanced technology semiconductor, display, illumination, power and system solutions to a wide variety of commercial original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and electronic manufacturing services providers (EMS). With sales facilities in 52 locations across North America, Europe and Asia and regional logistics centers throughout the globe, Nu Horizons partners with a limited number of best-in-class suppliers to provide in-depth product development, custom logistics and life-cycle support to its customers.