Avnet Embedded seminar gives exclusive insight into the latest and future embedded technologies

From: Avnet Embedded
Published: Sun Mar 07 2010

Avnet Embedded, an Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) company, is bringing its’ successful Embedded Solutions Seminar to Italy, and giving Italian Embedded Developers the opportunity to join exclusive live demonstrations and presentations on Windows Embedded Standard 7, the Intel Atom, industrial displays and the latest in embedded and wireless solutions, by specialists from Microsoft, Intel, Toshiba, Avalue, Cinterion, SI14 and BEPS. The seminar will be held at the Microsoft offices in Milan on March 16th and in Rome on March 18th. Admission is free, but to attend the Intel presentation attendees will be required to sign an NDA.

During the morning, Microsoft will provide an insight into the eagerly awaited Windows Embedded Standard 7, with a live demonstration and detailed review of the features and benefits, including information that will help delegates evaluate the potential of the software in their design context. Intel will be presenting an insight into the future of CPU technology – Atom and beyond. Following Toshiba’s recent announcement of the 100,000 hour LED backlit display range, Toshiba will be demonstrating exciting developments in the future of LCD technology and how these can benefit new designs.

In the afternoon, presentations will be given by SI14 on their recent success in integrating various systems to satisfy different requirements; Cinterion will provide an insight into the latest wireless technologies available; Avalue will discuss the latest SBC embedded innovations and BEPS will present Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3. The event is the same format as the Embedded Solutions Seminar that has run to packed houses in the UK’s technology corridor in the Thames Valley for two years in succession.

Delegates will benefit from exclusive information that has not yet been released into the public domain. The seminar provides an invaluable insight to the future of embedded technology from seven of the industry’s major players. Due to the sensitive nature of the Intel information, seminar delegates joining this presentation will need to complete an NDA. For more information, agenda and registration, please visit: http://avnet-embedded.eu/home/embedded-solutions-seminar/ess-italy.html

Alessandro Brazzoni, Marketing Director Embedded Computing and Director South Europe, Avnet Embedded, said: "Many customers in Italy are asking about Windows Embedded Standard 7, industrial displays and Intel Atom based products. We are bringing the top specialists to Italy to brief them on these new technologies. By running this seminar we are able to give them all the information they need now."

The seminar is free, and the day will also include application stories, product discussions and demonstrations covering: Intel and Avalue embedded technology, Wireless connectivity, LCD interfacing and Windows Embedded operating systems.

About Avnet Embedded
Avnet Embedded is a product business group within Avnet Electronics Marketing EMEA, an operating region of Avnet, Inc., (NYSE: AVT). Avnet Embedded was created to serve the industrial market with displays, embedded computing hardware, software, networking and wireless products. The group also provides customers with finished or customised products and training, system integration and ODM services through its European technical centres and partners. Avnet Embedded works with a range of leading product manufacturers and technical partners to provide the best product solution to meet its customers’ specific requirements. Further information is available at www.avnet-embedded.eu.

For more information contact:
Andra Hartstang
Manager Communications
Im Technologiepark 2-8
85586 Poing, Germany
Phone +49 8121 774 202
Fax +49 8121 774 439
Email: andra.hartstang@avnet.eu

Company: Avnet Embedded
Contact Name: Andra Hartstang
Contact Email: andra.hartstang@avnet.eu
Contact Phone: +49 8121 774 202

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