Arrow Electronics to Demonstrate at ARM Developers Conference

Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE:ARW) continues its active involvement in the ARM community by participating in the 2008 ARM Developers’ Conference, being held Oct. 7-9 in Silicon Valley at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Arrow engineers will share their expertise via presentations and panel discussions, as well as highlight new tools for developers.

“We place a high value on communicating face-to-face with this key customer group,” said Chris Breslin, vice president of embedded computing and memory at Arrow Electronics, Inc. “We believe sharing our expertise in ARM solutions also helps contribute to our customers’ success.”

Conference attendees can visit booth 213 where Arrow will feature demonstrations of ARM platforms running WinCE and the new Cortex-M1 and Cortex-A8 processors. Arrow engineers will be on hand to discuss developments in its ARM, FPGA and ASIC solutions.

Arrow will also participate in the following conference events:

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 11:00 a.m. – Thomas Colino, Arrow’s business development manager, Custom Logic Solutions, will discuss the system benefits and risk mitigation of ARM cores and subsystems in FPGA, ASIC, and software emulation environments.

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2:00 p.m. – Arrow’s Ken Havens, engineering marketing development manager, will participate in the microcontroller unit (MCU) panel entitled “Crystal Ball Gazing in the Embedded Market.” This panel will examine the direction the embedded market will be moving over the next few years and what the MCU landscape will look like in the future.

More info: 2008 ARM Developers’ Conference

Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for approximately 700 suppliers and 140,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 300 locations in 50 countries and territories.