Tuesday, September 21, 2004
Sirific Wireless Expands Chip Development Team: Opens New Design Center in Dallas Area
September 21, 2004
Santa Rosa, California -- Sirific Wireless Corporation, an innovator of single-chip multi-mode direct conversion CMOS RF transceivers for GPRS, EDGE, WCDMA and WLAN, announces the opening of a new IC development center in Richardson, Texas. This action allows Sirific to expand its chip development resources to meet growing market demand for its product roadmap of multi-mode WWAN/WLAN RF solutions. Opening the new Richardson design center demonstrates that Sirific is extending its lead in the GSM/GPRS, EDGE, WCDMA and WLAN RF semiconductor market.
"Sirific is growing in very smart ways. Our new design center will allow us to greatly extend our capabilities to produce highly integrated multi-mode WWAN/WLAN RF semiconductor solutions in CMOS," said Bryan Bell, Vice President of Engineering at Sirific. "We now have a top-notch engineering team in the Dallas area that we can leverage to build upon our existing, proven, patented Virtual LOTM direct conversion CMOS RF technology."
Michael J. Hogan, President and CEO of Sirific Wireless, also expressed his excitement: "We are enthusiastic about this opportunity to considerably increase our chip development capabilities. Our new Richardson design center is staffed with high-caliber people who will greatly accelerate Sirific’s product roadmap, and will further substantiate the innovative nature of our technology and approach to the wireless market".
The team in Richardson shares over 70 years of experience in analog circuit design, RFIC and systems design, as well as DSP and digital circuit design at wireless semiconductor leaders such as Motorola, Texas Instruments, Ericsson and Philips. In the coming months, Sirific intends to increase its engineering investments at its Richardson site, which is strategically located in the heart of the DFW Telecom Corridor. For information about career opportunities at Sirific Wireless, please visit our Careers page.
About Sirific Wireless Corporation
Sirific Wireless Corporation is a fabless RF semiconductor company that develops and markets a family of multi-standard & multi-band RF transceivers for GPRS, EDGE, WCDMA & WLAN. Virtual LO™, Sirific’s patented technology, enables unparalleled levels of performance and integration for our single-chip Direct Conversion CMOS transceivers, dramatically reducing the cost, form factor and power consumption of mobile handsets, laptops and PDAs.
Sirific is based in Santa Rosa, California and Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.