IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ:LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) assets, today announced that its IoT modules, embedded and device gateway solutions will be available for immediate shipment worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, as a result of a new distribution agreement.
Lantronix has been delivering robust and secure connectivity solutions for machine to machine (M2M) and IoT applications for more than 25 years. Lantronix IoT embedded and device solutions are known for enabling industrial OEMs and their partners to dramatically simplify the development of connected products and deployment, and management of IoT projects.
Featuring industrial grade security, rugged design, embedded networking and management software and advanced wired and wireless connectivity, Lantronix products have been deployed by Fortune 1000 companies worldwide in millions of machines serving a wide range of industries, including industrial, medical, smart buildings, transportation, and retail.
"Today, more and more companies are looking to participate in the Internet of Things and to do so quickly and securely," said Kevin Yoder, Lantronix vice president of worldwide sales. "Through our distribution partnership with Digi-Key we are making it easier for OEMs’ product design teams and the maker community worldwide to quickly and reliably access our solutions and accelerate their IoT development efforts."
"Building an Industrial IoT solution is complex and can require major additional investments in time, resources and people for many OEMs," said David Stein, VP, Global Semiconductors at Digi-Key. "We're excited to partner with Lantronix, a long-time leader and innovator in IoT solutions that enable industrial OEMs to simplify and accelerate development of their smart connected machines.”
For more information about Lantronix and to see their entire product listing, please visit their Supplier Center page on the Digi-Key website.
Lantronix, Inc. is a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) assets. Our mission is to be the leading supplier of IoT solutions that enable companies to dramatically simplify the creation, deployment, and management of IoT projects while providing secure access to data for applications and people.
With more than two decades of experience in creating robust machine to machine (M2M) technologies, Lantronix is an innovator in enabling our customers to build new business models and realize the possibilities of the Internet of Things. Our connectivity solutions are deployed inside millions of machines serving a wide range of industries, including data center, medical, security, industrial, transportation, retail, financial, environmental and government.
Lantronix is headquartered in Irvine, California. For more information, visit www.lantronix.com. Learn more at the Lantronix blog, www.lantronix.com/blog, featuring industry discussion and updates. To follow Lantronix on Twitter, please visit www.twitter.com/Lantronix. View our video library on YouTube at www.youtube.com/user/LantronixInc or connect with us on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/lantronix.
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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