Mimix Broadband Joins MoCA�
San Ramon, CA, May 30, 2007 — Mimix Broadband, Inc., a supplier of gallium arsenide (GaAs) semiconductors from DC to 50 GHz, announced today that the company has joined MoCA, an open industry driven initiative promoting distribution of digital video and entertainment through existing coaxial cable in the home. MoCA technology provides the backbone for whole home entertainment networks of multiple wired and wireless products.
Mimix has a history of providing high performance RF power amplifiers for MoCA applications. With its new MoCA membership, Mimix will be in a position to further address the RF front-end solution of the complete MoCA ecosystem and to participate in what is becoming the standard for wired home networking.
"Mimix Broadband is a proven leader in designing RF power amplifiers with high linearity, low noise figure and low thermal resistance, critical factors in MoCA applications," stated Kit Yong, Vice President Business Development, Mimix Broadband, Inc. "We are excited about joining MoCA and contributing our innovation and design expertise to the development of home networking products for digital entertainment."
"Mimix Broadband's membership is further testimony of the value proposition provided by MoCA throughout the home networking ecosphere," said Dr. Anton Monk, MoCA CTO. "They will make a substantial contribution to MoCA with their leading edge RF technology."
Mimix Broadband, Inc., an ISO 9001-registered company, designs, develops and supplies high performance gallium arsenide (GaAs) semiconductors from DC to 50 GHz for microwave and millimeter-wave wireless communications applications - as bare die or in surface mount packages. Mimix has assembled a team of world-class scientists focused on the development of state-of-the-art semiconductors for the last decade. The Company also leverages strategic partnerships for manufacturing, in order to expedite the time-to-market cycle and meet market requirements. Due in part to its acquisition of Celeritek, Mimix offers a highly diversified product line that serves the top tier telecom, satellite and defense companies. Mimix combines its design capabilities in complete communications systems with semiconductor device expertise to deliver innovative solutions for the most challenging applications. For additional information, please visit www.mimixbroadband.com.
The Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA�) is an open, industry driven initiative promoting distribution of digital video and entertainment through existing coaxial cable in the home. MoCA technology provides the backbone for whole home entertainment networks of multiple wired and wireless products. The alliance operates under reasonable and non-discriminatory licensing (RAND). Please visit www.mocalliance.org for more information.