San Jose, California, March 6, 2017 – Aquantia Corp., today announced a distribution agreement with Arrow Electronics, the global technology company offering products and solutions that guide innovation forward. Under the agreement, Arrow will distribute Aquantia’s high-speed Ethernet connectivity solutions for data centers, enterprise infrastructure, and client connectivity throughout the Americas and EMEA.
“Aquantia’s portfolio of high-speed connectivity solutions is a fantastic addition to Arrow’s line card, particularly for our customers and resellers innovating in smart, connected technology and the internet of things,” said Murdoch Fitzgerald, vice president of supplier marketing at Arrow. “Arrow looks forward to collaborating with Aquantia to integrate its advanced connectivity solutions into cutting-edge product designs and enterprise infrastructure, and to support the company’s continued growth and market expansion.”
In the past decade, Aquantia has been the pioneer and force behind major shifts and advances in technologies. Today, consolidation of data in the cloud and demand for richer content anytime, anywhere, is driving a massive build-up of compute capacity and infrastructure upgrade in both corporate and massively scalable data centers (MSDC). To handle this explosive traffic growth, network engineers require equipment that delivers higher throughput, while being more cost and power-efficient, scalable, and programmable. By utilizing Aquantia’s advanced high-speed communications integrated circuits, data center and enterprise developers are advancing the industry by accelerating the next major technology transition from 1Gb to 10Gb and beyond to 100Gb Ethernet & Multi-Gig Ethernet connectivity.
“Aquantia is committed to advancing high-speed connectivity silicon by providing the highest performance, lowest power consumption and smallest footprint of any competing product available in the market,” said Kamal Dalmia, Sr. VP Sales & Marketing at Aquantia. “Arrow is one of the largest distributors worldwide serving more than 125,000 customers. Our agreement with Arrow is a key part of our overall growth strategy.”
Through Arrow’s demand-creation efforts, Arrow will be able to offer Aquantia’s entire standard product portfolio of connectivity solutions to customers, making it easier for mid-market and enterprise resellers to deliver cost-effective and robust connectivity and the industry’s most advanced technology to customers.
To learn more about Aquantia’s products please visit arrow.com
Aquantia is a leading developer and global supplier of high-speed semiconductor connectivity solutions. Backed by more than a decade of technology leadership and execution, Aquantia’s market leading product portfolio enables the world’s most innovative computing, data center, and enterprise infrastructure applications. Aquantia addresses ever-changing market needs by providing an extensive portfolio, based on architectural innovations that deliver high performance, low power consumption, high density and high-quality silicon solutions to its customers. Aquantia is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with strong venture capital and strategic investors. For more information, visit www.aquantia.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements concerning Aquantia, including, among other things, the extent to which Aquantia’s AQtion controllers will be accepted by the market. Forward-looking statements herein are based on current beliefs, assumptions, and expectations, speak only as of the date hereof and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from current expectations. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from current expectations include, without limitation, technological and business developments in the data center, enterprise infrastructure, and access markets.