Agreement offers early access to flash products

ESE July13 Pg06 to 08 News Avnet MemecAvnet Memec has been selected as a pan-European distributor for Macronix non-volatile memory devices. The agreement enables Avnet Memec to bring NOR, NAND and ROM technology to customers across Europe at the earliest stage of their design.

Vice president of technical marketing for Avnet Memec, Bill Walker, said: “Macronix’ flash memory products add depth to our line-card and service offering. The company’s manufacturing processes will allow us to offer customers competitive low power, high speed read/write devices across all popular densities to ensure that their design and build cost remains optimised.”

General manager of Macronix Europe, Chris Bowen, added: “Throughout Europe there is a vast range of applications with features requiring advanced flash memory. The technical design support offered by Avnet Memec, backed by Avnet Europe’s logistics and warehousing, means we will be able to reach those customers early in their design cycle.”