A new distribution franchise has been awarded to UK specialist electronic components distributor, Advanced Power Components (APC); by leading embedded Wi-Fi module manufacturer.

ACKme’s energetic team of employees incorporates an engineering team with decades of experience in embedded systems and wireless Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Cellular technology and design.  ACKme Networks boasts a remarkably diverse customer base from Fortune 500 companies to individual hobbyists.  ACKme products can be found in smartphone accessories, sensors, fleet management systems, asset tracking tags, home controllers, and medical devices amongst many other segments.

ACKme Networks has set itself apart in the wireless industry by offering a full range of compact, low power, certified modules that offer a simple microcontroller interface and embedded support for Sensors.com, the leading supplier of native cloud connectivity. ACKme Networks offers a broad range of technologies to reduce the product design cycle and speed customer time to market.

APC will promote ACKme through its specialist team, APC Hero (www.apc-hero.co.uk), which is a renowned specialist in the Sensors, Communications (wireless and wired), LED’s and Ultracapacitors markets.

APC Hero is ACKme’s first UK distributor, it will focus on selling and supporting ACKme’s portfolio of ultra low power Wi-Fi module solutions through a range of dedicated technical initiatives, backed up by full design-in and technical support.

On announcing the agreement, Martin Kingston, APC Hero’s General Manager said:

“ACKme offers APC an ideal partner to enter into the world of embedded cloud connectivity and offers our customers a number of different wireless technologies and products aimed at simplifying RF projects. Specifically designed to reduce development cycles, we feel this relationship will enable our customers to decrease their overall time to market.

They have an extensive range of market leading low power Wi-Fi modules with excellent quality, and in addition to their standard products have the resource and facility to work with our customers to provide custom solutions.

I am excited by the prospect of working together with ACKme to focus on the growing embedded connectivity market driven by the ‘internet of things’ in the UK and Ireland.”


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Martin Kingston, APC Hero General Manager martink@apc-hero.co.uk

Tony Forrester, APC Hero Wireless Sales Manager Tonyforrester@apc-hero.co.uk