Robert Miller and Future Electronics Celebrates 10th Anniversary of System Design Center in China
Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, led by founder and President Robert Miller, is pleased to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the company's System Design Center in China, one of three locations operating around the world.
First opened in 1986, Future Electronics' System Design Centers (SDCs) provide a complete offering of solutions, from the simple proof of concepts to full turn-key design services. The SDCs also develop reference and evaluation platforms, with designs that incorporate a variety of technologies to enable faster and more efficient product development. These tested and documented designs include the hardware, software and documentation needed to replicate example designs or applications. Key focus technologies include Power, MCUs, FPGA, LCDs, Wireless and Lighting.
One of the most valued services of the company's System Design Centers is an exclusive Tool Loaner Program. Future Electronics offers, on loan, free development tools from many major manufacturers. This allows customers to evaluate both hardware platforms as well as tool offerings without significant up front expenditures.
Future Electronics has more than 400 Advanced Engineers based in the Americas, Asia and Europe, providing in-depth engineering services including technical support and global logistics, enabling lower system costs, increasing product integration and functionality, and reducing time-to-market.
Future Electronics' Advanced Engineers are factory certified system design experts, with in-depth knowledge on a variety of design approaches to help solve real design challenges and provide insight into new product roadmaps, reference designs, tools and design methodologies. They can help with system and architecture trade-off analyses, product selection, product evaluation, benchmarking and selection, design tool and methodology consulting and design reviews.
"Our System Design Centers offer full turnkey design services, covering everything from requirements to manufacturing hand-off," explained Martin Bernier, Director of the Engineering Support Group. Bernier continued, "We help customers minimize risk, and we provide engineering support throughout the production lifecycle."
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. Founded in 1968 by President Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 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.
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)