Anglia signs distribution deal for Digi’s SoM and wireless modules
Distributor, Anglia Components has announced an expansion to its support for IoT designs with a new partnership is announced with Digi International. Anglia will supply the ConnectCore family of system on modules (SoMs) and the Digi XBee ecosystem of wireless modules, tools, and developer kits, which connect sensors and other node devices for remote monitoring and control in the UK. Application areas include energy, smart city, industrial and medical.
Ron Singh, EMEA sales director for Digi, said, “We’re delighted to work with Anglia as a UK distributor. Anglia stands out to us as a valuable addition to our distribution network, not only for its close relationship with its customer base, but for its existing knowledge of our technology. Digi’s modules are built around microprocessors from world leading manufacturers such as STMicroelectronics — for whom Anglia [is] a long-standing partner, meaning we’re confident [it] can support customers in designing with our technology.”
John Bowman, Anglia’s marketing director, described Digi’s as one of the market leaders in the embedded systems and wireless connectivity space. “Digi’s solutions are innovative and adaptable to a wide variety of applications,” he added.
Founded in 1985 as machine-to-machine connectivity company, today Digi is a global provider of business and mission-critical IoT connectivity products and solutions. The company has 16 global offices and is headquartered in Minnesota.
Anglia Components is the UK’s leading independent authorised distributor of semiconductors, optoelectronics, interconnect, passive and electromechanical components. A signatory of the ADS SC21 programme, the company holds AS9120, ISO9001 and ISO14001 accreditations.
Technically adept, with an experienced team of staff, Anglia supports OEM and EMS companies in every sector of electronics manufacturing. It stocks over two billion components from over 1.3 million product lines in the UK. Components from every supplier are stocked in depth and breadth for same-day dispatch. Anglia aims to streamline logistics and reduce customers’ transaction costs through services that include VMI, Kan-Ban, API, EDI, BoM management tools and customer-dedicated inventory, while maintaining an accurate, on-time delivery performance.