New SAMSUNG ARTIK™ Smart IoT Development Modules and Kits Now Available through Digi-Key’s Global Websites

SAMSUNG ARTIK™ Modules enable full IoT integration of Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Zigbee and Thread connectivity on one platform with ARM Cortex processing.

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - October 27, 2016

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, today announced SAMSUNG ARTIK™ 5 and ARTIK 10 modules, along with the new ARTIK 0 and ARTIK 7 modules and developer kits, are available for immediate shipment globally on Digi-Key’s websites.

The SAMSUNG ARTIK platform unifies hardware, software, cloud, security and partner ecosystems in a single offering so that enterprises can reduce the time, cost and risk typically associated with the delivery of complex Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Unlike other IoT platforms, the SAMSUNG ARTIK Smart IoT platform makes it easy to build IoT products and services by addressing the complexity of IoT with easy-to-use, open and enterprise-grade APIs, SDKs and tools.

"Digi-Key has been a valued distribution partner since the beginning of SAMSUNG ARTIK commercial availability and we are excited about the growth of this partnership with the launch of the new ARTIK 0 and ARTIK 7 modules. As a leader in online distribution of electronic components, Digi-Key will help us broadly support our customers who have selected the SAMSUNG ARTIK platform to develop their IoT solutions," said John Kalkman, VP of Worldwide ARTIK Sales, Samsung Electronics.

"For Digi-Key, the SAMSUNG ARTIK platform allows engineers to integrate all or various IoT solutions from one module or kit," said David Stein, VP, Global Semiconductor at Digi-Key. "Customers will be able to reduce BOM, easily design their 2.4 and 5 GHz product, communicate using Linux and utilize multiple protocols with various processer options. The SAMSUNG ARTIK™ platform is an innovative platform for connected devices and we’re excited to offer designers around the world the chance to design with these products."

More information about the SAMSUNG ARTIK platform and development tools can be found at https://developer.artik.io/ or by visiting the Digi-Key website.

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, headquartered in Thief River Falls, Minn., USA, is an authorized global, full-service distributor of electronic components, offering more than five million products, with over 1.3 million in stock and available for immediate shipment, from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. Digi-Key also offers a wide variety of online resources such as EDA and design tools, datasheets, reference designs, instructional articles and videos, multimedia libraries, and much more. Technical support is available 24/7 via email, phone and webchat. Additional information and access to Digi-Key’s broad product offering can be found by visiting www.digikey.com.

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