MINNETONKA, Minn. (July 2, 2007) - Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) today announced a new distribution agreement with Future Electronics, Inc., a leading distributor of electronic and electro-mechanical components. Future Electronics will now promote, supply and support Digi embedded modules and microprocessors in North America, South America and the Pacific Rim.
“We are continually looking for ways to better support our customers and reach our target customer base,” said Larry Kraft, senior vice president of global sales and marketing, Digi International. “Future provides outstanding customer support and comprehensive design services. We look forward to partnering with Future to ensure the continued growth of our embedded product line.”
"Future Electronics is proud to work with Digi International as a worldwide partner,” said Peter Austin, product line manager, wireless connectivity group, Future Electronics. “Digi is a leader in device networking for business. The partnership is a critical step in providing Future's customers with leading edge technologies from the industry’s top manufacturers. Future Electronics continues its commitment to being a wireless connectivity leader and this partnership reflects our commitment to bringing the industry’s top technologies to market globally."
Digi is the leading provider of embedded wired and wireless modules, and ARM-based microprocessors. Digi’s embedded modules and NET+ARM processors make it easy for design engineers to add wired and wireless network connectivity to their solutions and get to market faster. For more information about Digi embedded solutions, please visit www.digiembedded.com.
About Digi International
Digi International, the leader in device networking for business, develops reliable products and technologies to connect and securely manage local or remote electronic devices over the network or via the web. Digi offers the highest levels of performance, flexibility and quality, and markets its products through a global network of distributors and resellers, systems integrators and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). For more information about Digi, visit www.digi.com or call 877-912-3444.
About Future Electronics
Future Electronics, a global leader in electronics distribution, ranks 3rd in component sales worldwide. Founded in 1968, the company has emerged as one of the most important entities in the electronics distribution industry and today, is recognized around the globe as one of the industry’s most innovative organizations. This position is built upon Future’s commitment to maintain close business partnerships with both suppliers and customers, coupled with the strength of its commercial and technical competencies through all stages of the design-production cycle. The company employs 5,000 employees in 157 offices in 37 countries around the world. Future Electronics’ web site can be accessed at www.FutureElectronics.com.