Renesas Mobile Corporation and Anritsu have announced that their industry leading collaboration in certification has developed and validated MIMO (Multiple Input, Multiple Output) test cases which have been accepted by 3GPP (RAN5). Whilst MIMO has been available in the networks and some initial products are available, there have been no official certification requirements in place to ensure interoperability and consistency of the benefits of MIMO technology.
Broadcom Corporation, a global leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications has announced it will pay its next quarterly cash dividend of $.09 per share to holders of the Company's common stock.
Germany’s foreign trade success is determined to an ever-increasing degree by the quality and reliability of high-tech products. Seven partners from the German business and research communities are teaming up in the three-year “RELY” project to explore ways of enhancing the quality, reliability and resilience of modern microelectronic systems. The focus will be on applications in transportation, in particular electromobility, in medical technology and automation.
Luso Electronics Distribution has become the sole UK and Ireland representative for the SynQor range of power supplies and related components. Luso Electronics Distribution was established in May 2011 as a division within Luso Electronics.
Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products announced today that its patch antenna elements have successfully fulfilled Iridium Satellite Communications' Iridium Compatible Equipment (ICE) Certification requirements. This certification offers Spectrum's customers the ability to save time when using Iridium-certified antennas in their applications by eliminating the need for re-certifying equipment when using the patch antennas according to Iridium's guidelines.
* Price represents 40% all-cash premium to Zarlink shareholders
* Combination would extend Microsemi's reach into communications and medical markets
* Improves competitive position for Zarlink and its products
* Immediately accretive to Microsemi's non-GAAP earnings before synergies
* Microsemi is committed to completing compelling transaction for shareholders of both companies