NXP engages and collaborates with companies to create the most intriguing developments surrounding the Internet of Things. The majority of the demos on this tour were created together with our customers and partners.
Arrow Electronics is the premier distribution partner of NXP and the IoT Tour. They believe in maintaining a strong ecosystem to support its customers focused on IoT innovation. From single board computers and SOM solutions to online design tools, Arrow is immersed in the Internet of Things. To support designers of IoT products, Arrow provides a complete application engineering center designed for FAEs in the field to work with customers to craft IoT solutions. Providing a full spectrum of IoT expertise, Arrow provides solutions from edge to enterprise all in one place and demystifies the IoT to help you generate tomorrow’s big ideas.
Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations in 58 countries. Freescale is a long term partner of Arrow Electronics and works directly with their teams to bring the best innovation to life through the IoT.
Avnet Silica is the European semiconductor specialist division of Avnet, Inc., one of the leading global technology distributors, and acts as the smart connection between customers and suppliers. The distributor simplifies complexity by providing creative solutions, technology and logistics support. Avnet Silica is a partner of leading semiconductor manufacturers and innovative solution providers over many years. With a team of more than 200 application engineers and technical specialists, Avnet Silica supports projects all the way from the idea to the concept to production. For more information, visit www.avnet-silica.com
EBV Elektronik, an Avnet (NYSE:AVT) company, was founded in 1969 and is the leading specialist in European semiconductor distribution. EBV maintains its successful strategy of personal commitment to customers and excellent services. 226 Technical Sales Specialists provide a strong focus on a selected group of long-term manufacturing partners. 112 continuously trained Application Specialists offer extensive application know-how and design expertise. With the EBVchips Program, EBV, together with its customers, defines and develops new semiconductor products. Targeted customers in selected growth markets will be supported by the Vertical Sales Segments. Warehouse operations, complete logistics solutions and value-added services such as programming, taping & reeling and laser marking are fulfilled by Avnet Logistics, EBV’s logistical backbone and Europe’s largest service centre. EBV operates from 63 offices in 29 countries throughout EMEA (Europe – Middle East – Africa).
Green Hills Software is the exclusive Security and Operating System partner in the NXP Smarter World Tour where they are demonstrating “Securing the IoT” and safety-certified automotive solutions. For decades, customers have utilized their products to realize maximum performance and security on NXP’s ARM® Cortex® and Power Architecture® processors. In the Smarter World Tour, the Green Hills demonstrations feature the security- and safety-certified INTEGRITY® RTOS, secure INTEGRITY Multivisor™ virtualization, safety-certified compilers, TimeMachine™ back-in-time debugger and certified Embedded Cryptographic Toolkit.
Green Hills Software’s Security Advisors Program enables customers to choose the level of safety, security and reliability that best meets their product and business needs.