Digi-Key Corporation Signs Global Distribution Agreement with Dynastream Innovations, Inc.

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - January 16, 2012

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the global addition of Dynastream Innovations products to its expansive line card.

Dynastream Innovations is an industry leader in wireless monitoring products, specifically the ANT™ series of 2.4 GHz wireless networking protocols and embedded system solutions.

"We are pleased to partner with Digi-Key for the broad distribution of ANT and ANT+ products," stated Rod Morris, Director, ANT Wireless. "We have worked with Digi-Key for years as our engineering parts supplier and have great confidence in their capacity to efficiently service the vast development engineer market."

The Dynastream ANT™ series is a proven wireless sensor network protocol and silicon solution for ultra-low power networking applications in sport, wellness, home and industrial automation. With an installed base of over a million nodes, ANT is engineered for ultra-low power, low system cost, ease of use, scalability and flexibility that enables sensors to operate for up to three years on a coin cell battery. The ANT protocol handles peer-to-peer, star, tree and practical mesh topologies.

"We are delighted to welcome Dynastream Innovations into our family of quality suppliers," said Mark Zack, Vice President, Semiconductor Product, Digi-Key Corporation. "Dynastream's advancements and patents-in-motion analysis technology have propelled them into a leadership position in ultra-low power wireless solutions."

Dynastream Innovations products are available for purchase now on Digi-Key's global websites.

Additional information regarding the innovative products offered by Dynastream can be found within the newly updated Product Training Module.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key website.

About Dynastream Innovations

Dynastream Innovations, Inc. is a world leader in inertial and wireless technologies. Dynastream continues to lead the industry in the design and development of personal monitoring sensors as well as inertial sensing for motion analysis and electronics system design. Dynastream was established in 1998 and became a wholly owned subsidiary of Garmin International Inc. in December 2006. Now employing over 80 people, Dynastream is located in Cochrane, Alberta, Canada.