USA: GainSpan Corp., a leader in ultra-low power Wi-Fi connectivity for the Internet of Things, has signed a worldwide distribution partnership with Future Electronics, a global leader in electronics distribution, to help expand and focus its existing distribution network.
GainSpan needed a large distributor that is aligned with its MCU partners. GainSpan believes that Future Electronics has a focused program in demand creation that aligns well with the company's objectives.
Future will provide comprehensive sales, support and fulfillment services for GainSpan's portfolio of low-power Wi-Fi modules, evaluation boards, and application development kits (ADKs). This includes the company's recently announced GS2011M Wi-Fi/ZigBee IP module. GainSpan's solutions make it quick, easy and cost effective for device and appliance manufacturers to add Wi-Fi connectivity to their products.