RivieraWaves Adds 802.11n and 802.11ac Silicon IP to Portfolio

Barcelona, Spain – Mobile World Congress – 27 February 2012 –

RivieraWaves announced the expansion of its Intellectual Property (IP) portfolio with IP families for Wi-Fi™ 802.11n and 802.11ac specifications. RivieraWaves now has the broadest wireless connectivity IP portfolio with a complete offering for Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi™.

Mobile World Congress attendees are invited to RivieraWaves’ stand at Hall2 - 2F49, Stand 44, in Barcelona, February 27 - March 1, 2012.

In addition, to its mature and certified 802.11abg IP product line, currently in volume production, the new product lines, 802.11n and 802.11ac, are already being adopted by customers. Composed of MAC, modem and radio, they are available in a wide variety of configurations, including MIMO.

The company’s connectivity IP portfolio includes complete Bluetooth and Bluetooth low energy (BLE) offerings with support for baseband, radio and protocol stacks for classic BR/EDR Bluetooth (BT2.1EDR/3.0), single mode and dual mode BLE (BT4.0) standards. The IP is proven, ready for production or in production.

“RivieraWaves has achieved a leadership position in Bluetooth and Bluetooth energy, and is highly regarded by its customers,” said Ange Aznar, CEO of RivieraWaves. “Because of our new IP, we are now ‘the one stop shop’ provider for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi technologies.”

About RivieraWaves 
RivieraWaves is the leading wireless connectivity silicon IP provider and the only “one stop shop” for semiconductor companies because of its proven Wi-Fi and Bluetooth IP families, design services and licensing expertise. The company’s IP includes hardware, software and analog/RF components for faster time to market. RivieraWaves is the ideal partner for semiconductor companies planning to deliver wireless connectivity ICs for the mobile, home entertainment, medical, sports & fitness, watch, industrial markets and other wireless sensor-based applications.