IBM to fab Wavesat next-gen WiMax chipsets

Taylor, Colleen
October 2007
Electronic News;10/1/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 40, p18
Trade Publication
The article reports on the partnership deal of Fabless WiMax chip developer Wavesat Inc. with technology industry giant IBM Corp. on the development of 802.16e WiMax chipset targeting consumer electronic devices supporting advanced mobile wireless broadband services. As part of the agreement, the UMobileTM 802.16e chipset of Wavesat will be manufactured by IBM using advanced eDRAM process technology. Wavesat's Mobile chipset also packs in a customized embedded processor built on IBM Power Architecture technology running at up to 400MHz.


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