Digi-Key Electronics collaborates with TE and Microchip to release a new smart city video series "Smarter and Safer Cities"

Digi-Key Electronics, the worlds most abundant and fastest-shipping spot electronic component distributor, has announced the release of a new video series focusing on smart cities with the assistance of TE and Microchip. With the theme of "Smarter and Safer Cities", this series of videos is divided into three parts, focusing on some of the most advanced cities in the world, showing how to combine the latest technologies and innovations in the field of public safety to reshape people in the modern world. Work, commute, and life in a smart city.

Digi-Key collaborated with TE and Microchip to release a trilogy series of videos on Smart Cities, "Smarter and Safer Cities".

Robbie Paul, Director of Internet of Things Business Solutions at Digi-Key Electronics, said: "We are very pleased to have the opportunity to explore and share smart city technologies with you, and to understand how they can change and enhance everything from public safety to sustainability, energy management and electric/ Everything from autonomous vehicles to safe and efficient workplaces. Smart cities are the future trend. Many Digi-Key customers and suppliers are launching various innovative technologies that play a key role in realizing smart cities."

The first part of this trilogy series of videos, "Achieving Public Safety Through Enhanced Cognition" is now online on Digi-Key's website with subtitles in all local languages. The second part of this series of videos "Collecting and Storing Sustainable Energy" and the third part of "Office Workers under the Next to Normal" will be released in May and June, respectively.

Rich Simoncic, Senior Vice President of Microchip's Analog Power and Interface Business Unit, pointed out: "With the continuous and rapid development of the Internet of Things and 5G, Microchip is pleased to be able to use these innovative technologies to contribute to the realization of safer and smarter cities. We and Digi-Key Together, we will vigorously promote customer innovation, ranging from providing components for building smart grids and charging applications for autonomous vehicles, to automation technologies that improve the safety and work efficiency of office workers."

Rickard Barrefelt, Senior Manager of TE Field Application Engineering, pointed out: "As a loyal distribution partner with a cooperation history of more than 35 years, Digi-Key provides customers with the latest and most cutting-edge key components, including TE ConnecTIvity antennas, Radiofrequency, harsh environment cables, high-speed and low-speed connectors, power products and sensor solutions help customers develop new technologies and promote the development of smart cities. We are very honored to participate in the production of this video series, and hope to inform and inspire through the video content Innovators continue to develop solutions to make our world safer, sustainable, efficient, and interconnected."

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