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Macnica Europe GmbH and Espressif Systems sign Distribution Agreement on Wireless SoCs, Modules and Solutions for Europe and Israel

Ingolstadt, June 1st, 2018 – Macnica Europe GmbH announces the conclusion of a distribution agreement with Espressif Systems (Shanghai). With this agreement Mac-nica becomes an authorized distributor of the popular ESP8266 and ESP32 low-power wireless system-on-chips (SoCs), globally certified modules and development systems for Smart Home, IoT and Industrial Automation applications in Europe and Israel.

Espressif helps power the devices that are key to the Internet-of-Things (IoT) indus-try. The company’s IoT chipsets provide dual-mode connectivity (Wi-Fi & BT/BLE), powered by a 32-bit, single- or dual-core processor in all-in-one SoCs with excellent price performance. Gartner profiled Espressif in the category of “Cool Ven-dors in 'IoT Thingification' 2016,” and Techno Systems Research Co. Ltd, a Japan market research company, ranked Espressif first in the MCU Embedded WiFi sector in 2017. With highly integrated MCU embedded Wi-Fi solutions, such as the popular ESP32 and ESP8266, Espressif achieved sales of one hundred million IoT chipsets by the end of 2017.Pr03_ESP32.png

Andreas Wemmer, Sales Director of Macnica Europe GmbH, at the signing of the distribution agreement: "Macnica is carefully watching the technological evolution of wireless connectivity and the emergence of new standards in this area in the context of industrial IoT and industrial automation, and we are very excited to partner with Espressif to launch marketing, distribution and application support of these innovative products in our distribution area throughout Europe and Israel."

Outstanding Customer Support
The Espressif Systems business support team is made up of multinational profession-als and engineers specializing in industrial automation, portable devices, smart home and audio solutions. The team is committed to providing accurate and timely tech-nical support to all customers. To support the trend-setting European IIoT market, a Design Support Center was opened in the Czech Republic.

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About Espressif Systems
Espressif Systems (Shanghai) Pte. Ltd. is a fabless semiconductor company, with headquarters in Shanghai Zhangjiang High-Tech Park, providing low power Wi-Fi and Bluetooth SoCs and wireless solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT).Espressif ESP32-Wrover-Kit The company build the widely popular ESP8266 and ESP32 chips with an innovative team of chip-design specialists, software and firmware de-velopers and marketers. Espressif is committed to providing the best IoT devices and software platforms in industry. The company also helps their customers build their own solutions and connect with other partners in the IoT ecosystem. Their passion lies in creating state-of-the-art chipsets and enabling partners to deliver great prod-ucts. Espressif’s products are widely deployed in the tablet, OTT boxes, cameras, and Internet of Things markets.

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