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14 Nov 2018
RS Components announces capability extension of Zerynth partnership, enabling Python programming for blockchain and IoT applications
RS Components announces capability extension of Zerynth partnership, enabling Python programming for blockchain and IoT applications

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, today announced an extension to the capabilities of its DesignSpark Zerynth Studio middleware toolkit, through its partnership with Zerynth.

13 Nov 2018
DesignSpark Mechanical 3D CAD design software gets an upgrade from RS Components
DesignSpark Mechanical 3D CAD design software gets an upgrade from RS Components

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, today unveiled a new version of DesignSpark Mechanical, the leading free-for-download 3D CAD modelling tool. Now available in Version 4.0 – the first update of the tool for three years – offers new functionality and a more intelligent design engine, as well as delivering faster overall performance.

12 Nov 2018
RS Components announces significant extension of schematic and footprint parts library
RS Components announces significant extension of schematic and footprint parts library

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, has announced a major extension of its PCB Part Library, which provides a key tool for engineers working in PCB design by delivering direct access to schematic symbols and footprints. The library now includes more than 10,000 new models from a range of leading suppliers, including C&K Switches, ON Semiconductor and ROHM Semiconductor.

9 Nov 2018
RS Components plays a leading role in the ‘electronica Experience’ aimed at the next generation of engineers
RS Components plays a leading role in the ‘electronica Experience’ aimed at the next generation of engineers

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, is playing a major part in the inaugural ‘electronica Experience’ at this year’s electronica trade fair in Munich. Taking place in the brand new Hall C6, the electronica Experience aims to deliver advice and a first-hand technology experience to young people to help inspire them to pursue a career in engineering.