Cadence Acquires High Speed Interface IP Assets of TranSwitch Corporation, Further Expanding IP Portfolio for Mobile/Consumer Market

SAN JOSE, CA -- Adding to its rapidly expanding IP portfolio, Cadence Design Systems, Inc. has acquired the high speed interface IP assets of TranSwitch Corporation and has also hired its experienced IP development team. Included in this transaction are silicon-proven controllers and PHY IP for Ethernet BaseT and display standards including HDMI, DisplayPort and MHL. "The mobile and consumer markets are key drivers of today's IP marketplace," said Martin Lund, senior vice president of the IP Group at Cadence. "The addition of these important IP assets and the team that developed them boosts Cadence's IP portfolio for these segments and gives Cadence differentiated offerings in the Ethernet and DisplayPort categories." The acquisition has been completed and is not expected to have a material impact on Cadence's balance sheet or first quarter or fiscal 2014 results of operations. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. More information about the company, its products, and services is available at http://www.cadence.com

Suggested Articles

Analyst firm sees yearly growth in use of 5G wireless used in comms and guidance for vehicles despite pandemic slowdown

Annual growth of 15% is expected for next decade according to Future Market Insights

New tech relies on time-of-flight sensor tech used in HoloLens combined with CMOS