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About Avnet Electronics Marketing

Avnet Electronics Marketing is one of the world's largest technology, marketing, distribution and services companies, offering leading design chain services combined with world-class supply chain services in support of the electronics industry. Avnet Electronics Marketing is focused on exceeding our customers' needs and expectations. We serve electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 70 countries, distributing electronic components and embedded solutions from leading manufacturers. From design to delivery, we are a company that is dedicated to support across the board.

Association Media Sponsor

IEEE Spectrum magazine is the flagship publication of the IEEE, the world's leading professional association for the advancement of technology. It is a monthly print and digital magazine and Web site for technology innovators and business leaders - the people driving change and actively looking for solutions to complex problems. IEEE Spectrum explores future technology trends and the impact of those trends on society and business, and won 20 editorial awards in 2011.

Award-winning IEEE Spectrum 'heads up' editorial captures the attention of nearly 400,000 technology professionals and senior executives worldwide in the high technology sectors of industry, government, and academia. Subscribers include engineering managers and corporate and financial executives. Deans and provosts at every major engineering university and college throughout the world are also IEEE Spectrum readers.

The IEEE Spectrum Web site is a destination for the latest technology news and analysis created and sought after by IEEE's global membership. The latest articles, videos, podcasts, webinars and entries from our blogs - Automaton, EnergyWise, Nanoclast, Risk Factor, Sandbox, and Tech Talk - populate the entire site, including 11 channels and 62 subchannels, which provide the audience with fresh content several times a day. IEEE Spectrum also introduced a mobile application in 2010, and a mobile edition in 2011.

IEEE Spectrum: For Tech Insiders www.spectrum.ieee.org