Arrow, Exar sign pan-European distribution agreement

Fremont, Calif. — Exar Corp. has signed a pan-European distribution agreement with Arrow Electronics (Melville, N.Y.) to distribute its entire product portfolio.

Exar’s portfolio includes datacom, storage, power, communications, and interface products such as transceivers, UARTs, programmable power solutions and power management ICs including boost and buck regulators, charge pumps, LED drivers, LDO regulators.

In addition to power and interface products, Arrow will distribute communications products supporting SDH, PDH, and OTN data transmission speeds for the networking equipment infrastructure, as well as datacom and storage semiconductors and board-level systems including applied service processors, express cards and 10G Ethernet cards.