As the communications sector transitions to Internet Protocol version six (IPv6), makers of Ethernet-capable devices in the market for memory and silicon upgrades to support the new 128bit addressing requirement can find current lead time and pricing data in the latest Market and Technology Trends report now available from Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT). In a video released today, Alex Iuorio, senior vice president, supplier marketing for Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, presents highlights of the most recent Market and Technology Trends Report, including commentary on changing requirements for internet-dependent electronic products such as smart phones, tablet computers and video gaming systems. Click to Tweet: VIDEO: @Avnet releases monthly market and tech trends report http://bit.ly/QjH64B. “Insights into new technology requirements such as IPv6 are part of what make the Market and Tech Trends report such a valuable resource to our customers,” said Iuorio. “This report provides valuable data OEMs can use to make the most informed buying decisions - creating differentiated product that drives their competitive position in the market.” In addition to providing the latest pricing and lead time trends on nearly 20 product categories from Avnet’s line card of more than 300 suppliers, Avnet’s monthly Market and Technology Trends report also provides information on new product releases, product allocations and end-of-life (EOL) status. To access the full report, visit http://www.em.avnet.com/en-us/design/publications/pages/default.aspx. To receive the monthly Market and Tech Trends report from Avnet Electronics Marketing, Americas, visit www.em.avnet.com/publications and subscribe today. Connect with Avnet: Follow Avnet on Twitter: @AvnetDesignWire Contribute to our technical forums View product and company videos Buy our components About Avnet Electronics Marketing Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc. that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 70 countries, distributing electronic components from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain and supply-chain services. The group's website is located at www.em.avnet.com. About Avnet, Inc. Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, Avnet generated revenue of $25.7 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.