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Debate around spectrum sharing for next generation communications systems continues, following a recommendation by the industry group Wi-Fi Alliance to withhold certification of LTE-Unlicensed equipment. Licensed and unlicensed spectrum management is a critical concern ahead of an expected boom in data needs and connected devices by 2020.
Web giant Facebook has helped define a short, reach 100 Gbit/second optical Ethernet transceiver that can hit $1/Gbit costs in volume.
RF MEMS switch vendor Cavendish Kinetics Ltd. has raised $36 million in a Series-F round of financing that includes a $25 million stake taken by RF component company Qorvo Inc. through its subsidiary TriQuint Inc.
Kaminario said it will offer an all-flash storage array with 3D TLC NAND at a buck per gig. It’s ahead of the curve for now, but lower cost flash seems inevitable as does the downfall of spinning disk
Backing of Chinese Drone Supplier Yuneec—to the tune of $60 million—speaks to the opportunity that chipmakers see in the fast-growing drone market