Six new microsites recently launched by element14 Pty Ltd allow engineers in Asia Pacific to access information on key technology segments including Lighting, Alternative Energy, Instrumentation and Measurement, Wireless, Transportation and Sensing.
Customers will now be able to browse through an extensive range of products and information resources from leading manufacturers on element14’s dedicated microsites. The microsites also provide instant and easy access to design resources and the latest developments and methodologies.
Focusing on energy-efficient LED lighting technology, the Lighting microsite features more than 10,000 best-in-class lighting components such as high power LEDs, LED modules, power supplies, LED drivers as well as thermal management, optical and interconnect solutions, sourced from key suppliers such as CREE, National Semiconductor and NXP.
Alternative Energy microsite
With more countries and corporations exploring and investing in sustainable energy options, element14’s Alternative Energy microsite aims to become a trusted and comprehensive resource for engineers in this emerging sector.
The inventory includes over 3,000 energy-efficient products from leading brands such as Amphenol, Linear Technology, Panasonic and TE Connectivity. The microsite allows engineers to bring lower total cost of ownership, real environmental benefits, and ease of implementation to areas such as generation, transformation, storage, conversion and distribution phases of any design.
Instrumentation and Measurement microsite
Given the increasing complexity of designs, engineers need to access best-in-class products and technologies to provide them with accurate measurements on a diverse range of electrical parameters. The Instrumentation and Measurement microsite gives engineers access to over 600 advanced precision Test and Measurement solutions from leading specialists in the market including Agilent Technologies, Fluke, LeCroy and Tektronix.
One of the most rapidly evolving fields, especially with the increasing popularity of mobile platforms, wireless technology is widely used with almost every handheld consumer device incorporating some type of wireless connectivity option.
element14 offers over 5,000 wireless products that are essential in the design, testing and prototyping phases of the product development lifecycle.
Sourced from leading suppliers such as Freescale, Microchip and Texas Instruments, the wireless components support popular functions such as WiFi, ZigBee, Bluetooth and 3G.
element14’s Transportation microsite provides solutions on leading electronic power steering, car access systems, car HVAC systems and onboard entertainment systems to engineers, enabling engineers to find a broad range of automotive grade products from key market players, such as International Rectifier, Molex and Vishay, together with technical documentation.
Focusing on a sector that is experiencing significant growth with the advent of innovative micro-machining, device miniaturisation, fabrication and packaging technologies, the Sensing microsite offers over 4000 industrial, PCB level and MEMS-based sensors in a comprehensive portfolio of sensing technologies from Analog Devices, Honeywell and STMicroelectronics.
The Sensing microsite addresses the needs of a diverse range of applications such as automobiles, computers, medical devices and more significantly, infotainment products including media players, tablet PCs, and smart phones.
William Chong, Regional Director of Supplier Marketing, element14, Asia Pacific says that the microsites are designed as one-stop locations, created by consolidating the latest products with relevant information resources such as design software, training videos and white papers on the same platform.
element14 aims to empower electronic design engineers with superior tools to maximise the products' utility and facilitate innovation throughout the product lifecycle.