Future Electronics heats up the market and cools the competition with Microsemi’s PolarFire FPGAs

MONTREAL – March 1, 2018 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is very pleased to announce the immediate availability of the new Avalanche board part#AVMPF300TS-02-NA featuring a Microsemi PolarFire™ non-volatile field programmable gate array (FPGA) with 300,000 logic elements (LEs).

Read our latest etech ALERT featuring Microsemi’s PolarFire FPGA family.

With the Avalanche board, Future Electronics has lowered the barriers for designers to access all the benefits of the PolarFire FPGA family.

“Avalanche is the lowest-cost board available in the market for this innovative PolarFire technology,” said Martin Bernier, Director of the Engineering Support Group for Future Electronics. “We believe industrial, medical, defense and communication customers will be excited about PolarFire FPGA’s ability to deliver up to 50% lower power than other mid-range density devices.”

The Avalanche Development Kit allows developers to quickly prototype for the lowest power mid-range FPGA platform in the market. The PolarFire FPGA family offers proven security and exceptional reliability.

Hundreds of peripherals can be connected to the Avalanche Kit, enabling developers to work with a wide range of sensors, drivers, displays, wireless modules, and other devices.

For more information about the Avalanche board, as well as the full range of Microsemi products available through Future Electronics, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions, as well as providing differentiated engineering services encompassing technical support, technology training and custom board design. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,500 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®.

For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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