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Headline: Arrow Electronics Teams up with Vietnam IoT Alliance to Offer IoT Technology Seminar in Hanoi
HANOI, VIETNAM – Media OutReach – OCTOBER 24 2017 – ArrowElectronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) and the Vietnam IoT Alliance co-hosted aninternet of things (IoT) technology seminar and exhibition today at the MeliaHotel Hanoi. The event provided a platform for local startups and enterprises toacquire the latest IoT technology know-how, exchange industry insights, andcollaborate with experts in order to hasten Vietnam’sIoT development. Arrow Electronics Teams up with Vietnam IoT Alliance to Offer IoT Technology Seminar in Hanoi
“Weare excited to see global technology companies like Arrow Electronics–which isactively sharing its technology know-how, experience and solutions to helplocal innovators and entrepreneurs, especially a new generation of startups–todrive adoption of IoT technologies,” said Mr. Pham Hong Quat, director generalof the National Agency for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization(NATEC), Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam, in a welcome speech at theseminar.
“Weexist to create opportunities for enterprises, startups and individualsresearching and working in IoT and Industry 4.0,” said Mr. Do Trung Hieu, founderof Vietnam, IoT Alliance, a community of people, teams and companies who havecontributed to the development of the startup ecosystem of technology inVietnam. “We see this collaboration as a superb opportunity to increase thelevel of technical competency of local community and advance the nation’s IoT development.”
During the seminar, IoT and engineering experts fromArrow and technology suppliers introduced the latestindustry trends and demonstrated the impact of emerging IoT applications. A wide rangeof IoT and sensing technology solutions was on display inthe exhibition, including:
Cypress IoT solution forsmart applicationsHoneywell’s electronic,optical, test & measurement and gas sensorsInfineon’s OPTIGA™ Trust Bauthentication chip for water filter applicationSamsung ARTIK™ smart IoTend-to-end platformArrow-built Dragonboard410c — an all-inclusive gateway featuring a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor.Compatible with Microsoft Azure IoT Suite and IBM’s Watson IoT Platform, andbundled with Amazon’s IoT Software Development Kit, this credit card-sized kitmakes data processing much quicker and easier for embedded developercommunities, makers and hobbyists to develop product prototypes for IoTapplications.
“Creating and designingsmart and IoT-enabled devices requires expertise across a broad span oftechnologies–from sensors, embedded compute, short and long-range wirelessconnectivity, gateways, cloud platforms, data analytics, device management, allthe way to sustainable and secure end of life cycle disposition,” said Mr.Natarajan MM, vice president of sales, South Asia for Arrow’s Asia-Pacificcomponents business. “As a global technology company, Arrow offers a robusttechnology framework and infrastructure with our ‘sensor-to-sunset’ IoTcapabilities and offerings, which can help local startups and entrepreneurs aggregateand integrate diverse technology and solutions, and bring intelligent and connectedproducts to the market faster.”
Attendees were introduced to Arrow’s comprehensivesensor product portfolio of more than 14,000 components that can measureeverything from air, water, soil, motion, movement and chemical composition, aswell as the company’s 200 ready-to-deploy IoT solutions and applications for arange of end-market solutions from smart city, industrial 4.0, medical,automotive, and robotics.
About Arrow Electronics
Arrow Electronicsis a global provider of products, servicesand solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components andenterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner formore than 125,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers andcommercial customers through a global network of more than 465 locationsserving over 90 countries. Learn more atwww.fiveyearsout.com.
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