REDMOND, WA--(Marketwired - Mar 25, 2014) - Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading global provider of advanced programming and IP management solutions for flash, flash-memory based intelligent devices and microcontrollers, announced today that it was awarded a 2014 NPI Award in the category of Programming for its PSV7000 automated programming system. The award was presented to the company by Circuits Assembly Magazine during a Tuesday, March 25, 2015 ceremony that took place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO. APEX is the largest trade show in North America devoted to printed circuit board and electronics assembly manufacturing.
"We are very pleased to have been selected by Circuits Assembly for the NPI award. For the second time in a row, a panel of industry analysts awarded the PSV7000 the Best Programming System from a field of applicants," said Anthony Ambrose, President and CEO of Data I/O Corporation. "The PSV7000 is delivering impressive results to customers in Automotive, Industrial and Consumer markers with industry leading throughput, versatility and precision handling for small parts while reducing the cost of programming by up to 50%."
The PSV7000 exceeds the most demanding programming requirements. It is capable of programming up to 2000 devices/hour with tray, tape or tube input, and can handle the smallest programmable devices on the market, as small as 1.5mm x 1.5mm. Changeover times have been reduced by up to 75 percent compared to other systems. High-precision fiber laser marking, 3D co-planarity, serialization and traceability software are available options to support the highest quality process requirements.
Premiering in 2008, the NPI Awards program is an annual celebration of product excellence in electronics surface mount assembly. Premier products based on the finest examples of creative advancement in technology are chosen by a distinguished panel of industry experts.
For more information about the PSV7000, visit www.dataio.com/PSV7000.
About Data I/O Corporation
Since 1972 Data I/O has developed innovative solutions to enable the design and manufacture of electronic products for automotive, medical, wireless, consumer electronics, industrial controls and military/aerospace markets. Today, our customers manufacture tens of millions of products each year using Data I/O programming solutions to reliably, securely, and cost-effectively deliver their Intellectual Property into programmable devices. Data I/O provides programming solutions for devices in any package, whether programmed in a socket or on a circuit board. Our expertise in programmable integrated circuits, global supply chain processes, and IP management and protection helps bring innovative new products to life. These solutions are backed by a global network of Data I/O support and service providers, assuring success for our customers.