|By Business Wire||
|June 3, 2014 07:01 AM EDT||
Internet of Things (IoT) has both captivated and confounded technologists and users alike. The newly released fifth edition of AXIOM magazine from Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), helps to demystify this revolutionary technology with more than 20 feature articles offering everything you need to know about the IoT, all in a new scalable, all-digital format.
AXIOM, which comes from the Latin root axioma, is defined as information that is thought fitting and worthy. Each issue is produced in collaboration with independent specialist authors and technical experts who provide insights on the latest big ideas, trends and relevant design-oriented topics.
“Most discourse on IoT tends to focus on the vast potential of the technology, but in this edition of AXIOM we show the IoT in action with success stories like SteadyServ Technologies’ unique RFID-enabled iKeg inventory management solution," said Rondekka Moore, vice president, demand creation, Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, and AXIOM’s editorial director. “We are excited to offer this publication in our new scalable platform so we can provide an even broader audience with information and insights that will help accelerate their development of products and services in emerging technologies, like the Internet of Things, which will continue to redefine innovation and excellence in our industry.”
The fifth edition of AXIOM includes an in-depth look at IoT from practical, real life applications to the privacy and security implications, impacts on the supply chain, big data possibilities and the emergence of new markets like wearables.
Among this issue’s features are:
- Internet of Beer? Avnet Helps iKeg ‘Tap’ Into the Internet of Things
- How the Internet of Things is Changing the Privacy and Security Landscape
- Internet of Things insights from six industry-leading CEOs
- The Internet of Things Pushes the Possibilities Offered by Big Data
- How the Internet of Things will Change the Supply Chain
The design-focused AXIOM is published three times a year and reaches over 100,000 engineers, purchasers and technology managers in the electronics industry. The new digital format allows readers to easily share/download content through a variety of methods, including RSS feeds. To subscribe, or read online, go to http://em.avnet.com/axiom.
About Avnet Electronics Marketing
Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc. that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 80 countries, distributing electronic components and embedded systems from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain, supply-chain and value-added integration services. The group's website is located at www.em.avnet.com.
About Avnet, Inc.
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 29, 2013, Avnet generated revenue of $25.5 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.