The differentiation in design innovation

Jumpstart product development and accelerate your time to market with ready-to-use reference design offerings from Arrow Intelligent Solutions.

Skip starting from scratch

For equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and independent software vendors (ISVs) looking to evolve their product offerings, developing and managing the hardware can be challenging. As a necessary component of any software-driven offering, you require hardware that provides stable performance and generates high-customer satisfaction. With Arrow Intelligent Solutions, we simplify the complex so you can focus on what you do best.



Reduce the time to market availability from weeks to days.


Time Efficient

Save time and use Arrow’s reference designs as your starting point instead of starting from scratch.


Cost Savings

Eliminate development fees and the need for hardware management, freeing up your engineering resources.



Pre-validated reference designs can be used as-is or customized based on your requirements – there’s no limit to what you can do.

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Streamline design

Working with the most popular models from leading brands, Arrow’s product and engineering experts ensure you find the right platform for your use case.

Comprehensive development options

Engaging with our Tier-1 OEM partners, you can choose our standard settings, components, and optimizations, or work with us to customize a solution.

Bridge product design and production

Leveraging our New Product Introduction (NPI) process and engineering expertise, you will receive access to our ready-made production guidelines.

Market acceleration

Combining the best component combinations for price and performance, Arrow ensures you put your product in your customers’ hands faster.

Software solutions, simplified.

Arrow’s reference designs, combined with our portfolio of services, provide OEMs and ISVs with an integrated solution that supports design flexibility, rapid product development, and the ability to go to market 4x faster than the average standard development route.

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System-Level Building Blocks

Leverage Tier-1 OEM hardware as the base of your designs to help you get to market faster with a trusted platform.

Arrow Product Management

Our Product Management team works closely with engineering and each Tier-1 OEM to offer best in class hardware solutions.

Production Readiness

Production starts immediately as your equipment arrives at our integration centers, allowing you more time to focus on what matters most to your business.

Design differentiation

Working with the most popular models from leading brands like Dell and Intel, Arrow offers a comprehensive and customizable stack of reference designs to support you throughout the product lifecycle. With our pre-designed and validated reference designs, we’ve made it easy for OEMs and ISVs to develop right out of the box while providing them with a quick and cost-efficient path to market.

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Build beyond the basics

Our reference design offerings are highly optimized for hardware management and support, cost reduction, and product differentiation. We do this by providing additional engineering and support services to enhance your offering and add an extra layer of value.

  • Software/hardware benchmark testing
  • Customization services
  • Field installation
  • Post-sales technical support to end-users and partners
  • Advanced product management services

Put Arrow's reference design offerings to work for you

Discover the possibilities of Arrow’s pre-designed and validated reference designs for your business.

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