San Jose, CA--July 22, 1996--VLSI Technology Inc. (San Jose, CA) announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with SigmaTel Inc. (Austin, TX).
Under the VLSI-SigmaTel agreement, VLSI has acquired rights to use SigmaTel audio codec technology in custom and standard VLSI products, and will work with SigmaTel to develop future mixed signal integrated circuit products and technologies. VLSI will also act as a manufacturing source for SigmaTel-branded products.
The VLSI-SigmaTel partnership has already produced tangible results--the VLSI VL82C801 and SigmaTel ST1675 audio codec products. The products are drop-in replacement/upgrades to codecs used in the computer industry to provide digital audio capabilities.
VLSI Technology Inc.
1109 McKay Dr.
San Jose, CA 95131
Fax: (408) 263-2511
Return to Headlines