Fabless semiconductor firm gets $10m funding to extend product portfolio and customer base

Reynolds, Melanie
April 2004
Electronics Weekly;4/21/2004, Issue 2143, p12
Trade Publication
Great Britain-based fabless chip company Aspex Semiconductor, formerly Aspex Technology Ltd, has secured $10m in second round funding with which it intends to develop the business internationally and expand its product portfolio. The company is concentrating efforts in the U.S. and Japan, where there is a market for its Linedancer range of programmable parallel processors in the broadcast industry, for image processing in high definition TV and digital cinema. According to Jeremy Hendy, the programmable processor has potential applications in many areas. The Buckinghamshire-based company's processors have already been designed into various products which are just now starting to be introduced.


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