Mimix Broadband Inc., a supplier of gallium arsenide (GaAs) semiconductors from DC to 50 GHz, announced that the company has joined MoCA, an open industry driven initiative promoting distribution of digital video and entertainment through existing coaxial cable in the home. MoCA technology provides the backbone for whole home entertainment networks of multiple wired and wireless products.

Mimix has a history of providing high performance RF power amplifiers for MoCA applications. With its new MoCA membership, Mimix will be in a position to further address the RF front-end solution of the complete MoCA ecosystem and to participate in what is becoming the standard for wired home networking.

“Mimix Broadband is a proven leader in designing RF power amplifiers with high linearity, low noise figure and low thermal resistance, critical factors in MoCA applications,” said Kit Yong, vice president business development, Mimix Broadband Inc. “We are excited about joining MoCA and contributing our innovation and design expertise to the development of home networking products for digital entertainment.”

“Mimix Broadband’s membership is further testimony of the value proposition provided by MoCA throughout the home networking ecosphere,” said Anton Monk, MoCA CTO. “They will make a substantial contribution to MoCA with their leading-edge RF technology.”