Digi-Key Corporation to Co-sponsor EDN LEDs and Reliability Editorial Webcast

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - June 23, 2010

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced it is a co-sponsor for EDN magazine's LEDs and Reliability Editorial Webcast, which will begin at 9 a.m. Pacific Time/12 p.m. Eastern Time Friday, June 25, 2010.

The EDN LEDs and Reliability Editorial Webcast is also sponsored by Mentor Graphics, Texas Instruments, and The Bergquist Company. Additionally, each of those suppliers are represented in Digi-Key's line card of more than 440 leading suppliers of electronic components.

Margery Conner, Technical Editor for EDN magazine, will serve as the moderator during the panel discussion, which will address power and thermal management issues as they relate to design choices and component selection. Panelists include David Lunsetter, Applications Engineer for Digi-Key Corporation; Robert Priegnitz, Systems and Applications Manager for Lighting Power Products (LPP) at Texas Instruments; Steve Taylor, Field Applications Manager for The Bergquist Company; and John Wilson, Consulting Engineering Manager for the Mechanical Analysis Division at Mentor Graphics.

More information about Margery Conner and each of the panelists is available on the registration page.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key website.