Digi-Key Corporation Announces Stock on Carol® Helix/Hi-Temp® Category 5e Cable from General Cable

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - September 15, 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 has stock on Carol® Helix/Hi-Temp® Category 5e cable from General Cable.

This cable is available for purchase on Digi-Key's global websites and will be featured in future print and online catalogs.

Used in structured cabling for computer networks such as Ethernet and ATM, this Category 5e cable is third party verified for guaranteed performance. Additionally, each cable features a TRU-Mark® print legend with footage markings from 1000 feet to 0 feet.

Digi-Key Corporation focuses on providing customers with superior service, which includes product selection and availability, on-time delivery, and responsiveness. Using leading-edge processes and state-of-the-art technologies, Digi-Key serves a global customer base from its 600,000 square foot facility in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA.

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.