Mouser Electronics and Blackhawk Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Mouser now stocking emulation tools for Texas Instruments' DSPs

Blackhawk USB2000
Blackhawk USB2000

Mansfield, Texas, USA – April 14, 2009 – Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it has signed a global distribution agreement with Blackhawk, a high-technology company that specializes in advanced JTAG emulators, DSP development tools and software.

Mouser’s offering of Blackhawk products includes emulators from the XDS510- class models (USB510L JTAG Emulator, USB2000 Controller), XDS560- class models (PCI560, USB560 JTAG), and XDS560 Trace System. In addition to the emulators, Mouser will also be stocking Blackhawk adapters to fit with standard Texas Instruments JTAG target headers.

Mike Scott, Mouser Vice President of Active Products, stated, “Blackhawk’s emulation tools support all of the advanced capabilities of Texas Instrument’s latest DSPs. Adding Blackhawk to our linecard gives our engineering customers access to more development tools to help them get their designs to market quicker.”

“Blackhawk is very pleased to have Mouser distribute our development tools,” said Andrew Ferrari, Director of Operations for the New Jersey based company. “Mouser’s reach into 170 countries and huge customer base brings our products closer to our audience, the design engineer. As an engineer myself, I can appreciate first hand how Mouser is my best source when a new project starts,” added Ferrari.

Known for its broad-based product line, unsurpassed customer service, and streamlined warehouse operations, Mouser continuously offers customers the most innovative products and latest technologies for their new design projects.

Mouser Electronics is the only major distributor to publish a new 2,184+ page print catalog every 90 days. In addition, its website with interactive online catalog is updated daily, contains more than a million products for easy online purchase, provides over 1.5 million cross-references, as well as more than 900,000 downloadable data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, and other technical design information.

About Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is an electronic component distributor, focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies to electronic design engineers. features more than a million products online from more than 390 manufacturers. Mouser’s 2,184+ page catalog is published every 90 days, providing designers with up-to-date data on the components now available for the next generation of electronic devices. Mouser ships globally to over 280,000 customers in 170 countries from its 432,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility in Mansfield, Texas. For more information, visit

About Blackhawk

Blackhawk is a business unit of EWA Technologies, Inc. and is located in New Jersey, USA. Blackhawk is a leader in the design of DSP hardware and software development tools and was the first company to provide a USB JTAG Emulator for Texas Instruments DSPs. Blackhawk is a member of the Texas Instruments Third Party Developers Network. To learn more, visit


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