Ted Rappaport, founding director of NYU WIRELESS and a leading proponent of using the millimeter wave spectrum for wireless communications, discusses the FCC's recent rulemaking actions and technology developments that are paving the way to 5G.
Analog Devices Inc. announced the acquisition of the Cyber Security Solutions (CSS) business of Sypris Electronics LLC. This acquisition represents a significant leap forward in ADI’s ability to deliver secure high-performance analog solutions demanded by current and future market needs.
Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT), a leader in advanced digital microwave systems serving the broadcast, sports, entertainment and law enforcement markets, announces the appointment of John Procacci as vice president of sales. Procacci will be responsible for leading the entire sales team at IMT and commercial sales at xG Technology.
Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces the promotion of Takaki Murata to vice president and general manager of the high performance analog (HPA) business unit.
TMD Technologies Ltd. (TMD), an independent manufacturing SME in the microwave and RF field, has appointed Jane McAlister to the executive board as sales and business development director. In her new key position she will be responsible for leading and guiding TMD’s sales and business development teams in all aspects of their operations, to further increase the company’s on-going growth.
ViaSat Inc. and Eutelsat Communications announced an agreement to create a joint venture combining Eutelsat's current European broadband business with ViaSat's industry-leading broadband technologies and consumer Internet Service Provider (ISP) business expertise.
iRobot Corp., a leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Defense and Security business to Arlington Capital Partners for up to $45 million in total consideration, including a contingent payment based on achieving certain milestones.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. announced that the company has received clearance on the proposed transaction of the sale of its RF Power business to Jianguang Asset Manangement Co. Ltd. (“JAC Capital”) from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). The divesture of the RF Power business is a condition for NXP’s merger with Freescale Semiconductor.
Resonant Inc., a creator of innovative filter designs for radio frequency front-ends (RFFE) for the mobile device industry, announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015 and provided a business update.
In May, NXP announced an agreement that will facilitate the sale of its RF Power business. As part of our commitment to maintain an open dialogue with our customers, we are very pleased to report that we expect the announced divestment of the RF Power Business to be completed in Q4 of this year, subject to approval of regulatory authorities.