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Astute are partnering with DATEL for the supply of products to military and defence customers across the UK and Ireland

Left to right, Trevor Jennings, Sales Manager Europe, DATEL. Geoff Hill, Managing Director, Astute Electronics Limited.

25th August 2011, Murata Power Solutions today announced its DATEL business unit has signed a distribution franchise agreement with Astute Electronics Limited for the supply of products to military and defence customers across the UK and Ireland. Under the agreement the products represented will include DATEL’s data acquisition products and DC/DC converters.

Trevor Jennings, Sales Manager Europe, DATEL comments, "Our signing of Astute Electronics gives credit to their depth of close working relationships with defence and aerospace customers. Of note is their work with Thales that resulted in them receiving a bronze SC21 (Supply Chain 21st Century) award, the first distributor to hold such a status. The SC21 programme designed to increase the competitiveness of the Aerospace and Defence industry by raising the performance of its supply chain, and is an initiative that Astute have embraced."

Commenting on the agreement Geoff Hill, Managing Director, Astute Electronics Limited says, “Partnering with Datel very much complements the Astute positioning within the aerospace & defence marketplace, and we are very excited about working together”. Contact us on: sales@astute.co.uk

About DATEL

Since 1970, DATEL Data Acquisition products have been recognized for their innovation and reliability in meeting the requirements of the most demanding of applications. In addition to developing a comprehensive offering of standard products, from Sampling Analog-to-Digital Converters, Data Acquisition Systems, Image Processors to Sample-Holds, our engineering team also designs modifi ed products and custom solutions to meet the specifi c needs of leading customers.

For several decades we have been providing MIL Certifi ed 883 components for applications requiring the highest performance, even while operating in harsh environments. We work closely with our defence customers to provide fully qualifi ed components to meet their specifi c and stringent application requirements, including hermetically sealed products that are fabricated and fully tested in our Class-H certified facility.