Silicon Labs acquires Ember

Silicon Laboratories Inc., a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Boston-based Ember Corp. for initial consideration of $72 million, subject to an adjustment for certain working capital amounts and potential earn-out consideration. Ember is a late-stage private company offering market-leading silicon, software and development tools for 2.4 GHz wireless mesh networking solutions being deployed in smart energy, connected home, security, lighting, and many other monitoring and control applications.

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Silicon Laboratories Acquires ChipSensors

Silicon Laboratories Inc. announced the acquisition of Ireland-based ChipSensors Ltd. , an early stage technology company creating innovative single-chip CMOS sensors designed to detect temperature, humidity and gases. ChipSensors’ technology complements Silicon Labs’ touch, proximity sensing and recently acquired MEMS technology, expanding the company’s capabilities in CMOS-based sensors. ChipSensors,...
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