Distribution deal for recently-acquired IoT products by Cypress Semiconductor

July 19, 2016 // By Graham Prophet
Distributor Arrow Electronics is to supply WICED, Cypress' IoT platform that enables the rapid development and deployment of connected IoT products.

Arrow Electronics will distribute Cypress Semiconductor’s recently-acquired Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio, comprising state-of-the-art Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and ZigBee RF technologies capable of connecting nearly every emerging product category in the IoT ecosystem – including home appliances, health and fitness monitors, automation and asset tracking systems, smart meters and an array of consumer electronics devices.

In addition to distributing Cypress’ portfolio of ultra-low-power wireless communication technologies, Arrow will also help Cypress grow its newly acquired Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices (WICED) brand, which supports the development of IoT devices from conception to production by providing forums, development kits and other information for customers, partners, programmers and other interested parties.

Cypress Semiconductor; www.cypress.com
Arrow Electronics; www.arrow.com