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TriQuint Completes Acquisition of Peak Devices

TriQuint Semiconductor , a manufacturer of wireless products, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Peak Devices Inc. , Boulder, CO, in a cash transaction introduced last month. Peak Devices is a privately held, fabless semiconductor company with a highly experienced RF team that focuses on RF discrete...
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Microwave Journal and Besser Associates Team Up

Leading microwave media source and professional training provider to offer online courses in RF fundamentals, circuit/system design and test measurement techniques
Horizon House Publications announces an alliance between Microwave Journal and Besser Associates that will provide microwave working professionals and students with a series of free online courses based on RF/microwave theory and techniques. Each installment will be presented by a Besser Associates instructor and will run for approximately 45...
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AES Acquires Altis from Infineon and IBM

Advanced Electronic Systems (AES) has agreed to buy IBM Corp. ’s and Infineon Technologies’ shares in Altis Semiconductor , with its manufacturing site in Corbeil-Essonnes, France. The terms of the agreement, which are subject to governmental and regulatory approval and works council consultation, have not been disclosed but the...
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Harris Stratex Extends Russian Supply Contract

VimpelCom has extended its contract with Harris Stratex Networks to supply microwave transmission solutions for its mobile infrastructure build-out through to the end of 2008. As the leading mobile operator in Russia, VimpelCom provides its services under the Bee Line GSM brand. The extended contract requires Harris Stratex Networks...
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