Connecting every point of your solution no matter how close or far
The growth of wireless technology gives customers incredible freedom for how, where and when they can use your product or solution. In effect, wireless means your product is used in any place, at any time and any way the customer wants. When the right connections are in place, your application shines. The wireless experts at Avnet will work with you to make sure your connected application is interoperable with the overall environment and connected from end to end.
Modules for every connection you need
There are two ways you can go about adding wireless connectivity to your product or application. You can design it from scratch using RF & Microwave components or you can add a wireless module specific to the type of connections you want to include. Adding to this, you’ll likely need more than one mode of connectivity within your design. Our team will sort through all of this with you and share a variety of options to reach your objective.
- Near Field Communication (NFC)/RFID
- Bluetooth™ (BT) /Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)
- Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN)
- BT/BLE & WLAN Combination
- Sub – 1 GHz
We’ll show you a number of different solutions from a wide range of suppliers. We’ll discuss how they tie in with your overall design, covering:
- Matching with your processor interfaces.
- Aligning durability specifications to the environment where your product operates.
- Positioning future generations of your product with the connectivity standards road maps.
As an authorized source for each of the wireless modules we offer, we get early access to product information from the suppliers. We’ll share this with you so you never have to worry about your connectivity dropping or offering yesterday’s wireless module technology today.
Your embedded system has been designed with a specific purpose and the right set of peripherals will make it happen.Learn More
Single board computers
Working with Avnet Embedded, you have a partner who’s with you from start to finish and whose experience helps fit the pieces into a clear picture.Learn More
System on module
Avnet has developed a robust offering of System-on-Modules (SoM). Our SoM devices are available in the most popular architectures and different form factors.Learn More
A team of experts supporting all wireless options and standards
Each mode of wireless connectivity carries its own standards and operating requirements. Our team stays on top of the dynamic changes happening with each of these standards and participates directly with the committees that are shaping the future. We’ll share this insight with you and help you make sense of it all and more importantly decide what makes sense for you.
Our field applications engineers get extensive training on every aspect of wireless module technology. They bring you practical experience integrating wireless modules into a number of different end market solutions including healthcare, transportation, industrial and wearables to name a few. We’ll show you best practices specific to your market and guide you through the steps to adopt them yourself.
The breadth of services to keep your connection strong
Now that you’ve selected the right wireless modules to set your product apart, Avnet is here to assist you with getting your product to market quickly and efficiently. We can build your entire system, including your wireless modules, in our ISO certified integration centers.
If you’re looking to market your product in different regions of the world, our global centers operate on the same system and share the same build instructions. We have the ability to customize your instructions for each region by substituting a wireless module that is certified for use in that region. You’ll find this especially helpful if your application includes a cellular option.
Speaking of cellular, Avnet offers data plans to support you in any region around the globe. We set up your plan, provide a portal for you to provision and manage devices and give you a robust dashboard to monitor usage and create reports for your business. You’ll especially appreciate our ability to consolidate your billing to make managing plans around the world so much easier.
Making the right connection seamlessly, across all types of wireless standards, is critical for delivering an excellent customer experience with your product. Our team has the knowledge, skills and experience to make this a reality no matter what type of communication you need to support.