Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., USA Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industrys largest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with LeCroy , a leading provider of test and measurement solutions.

LeCroy is a welcome addition to our expansive selection of quality suppliers, said Jeff Shafer , vice president, global interconnect, passives, and electromechanical product, Digi-Key Corporation. Adding a respected name such as LeCroy not only offers quality product to our global customers, but allows us to maintain our commitment to providing the most in-stock product available for immediate shipment.

Not only will our partnership with Digi-Key contribute to our global growth, stated Roberto Petrillo, LeCroy worldwide vice president of sales, Digi-Keys international communication technology and logistics expertise will provide any engineer looking for our products, anywhere in the world, the value of superior service in the key areas of product availability, on-time delivery, and responsiveness.

Since 1964, LeCroy has been designing oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers, and related test and measurement solutions to productively validate and thoroughly debug electronic engineering designs. Offering a powerful combination of large and informative displays combined with advanced wave-shape analysis capabilities, LeCroy instruments are tailored to enhance the productivity of engineers in the computer and semiconductor, consumer electronics, data storage device, automotive and industrial, telecommunication, and military and aerospace markets.

LeCroys product lines are employed across a wide variety of industries and are available for purchase now on Digi-Keys global websites.

As the leading integrated Internet-based distributor of electronic components, information about and inventory of millions of products is accessible to customers around the globe, with all products shipped from Digi-Keys single, North American location. The companys integrated business model provides product and support information online to help put engineers and procurement professionals in control as they solve tough product development challenges.

The companys online offerings and resources include: an interactive online catalog ; PTMĀ® product training modules; TechZone SM technology zones Another Geek Moment videos ; Digi-Key toolbar ; PurchasingPro SM for electronics buyers; TechXchange SM ; a Mobile and Social Center ; the Scheme-it online schematic design tool; and a Reference Design Library .