Wednesday, June 16, 2010

BridgeWave Partners with Provigent on SoC for 4G Backhaul in 70/80 GHz

BridgeWave Communications is collaborating with Provigent, a System-on-a-Chip (SoC) designer, to develop a chipset that provides increased spectral efficiencies supporting multi-gigabit rates in up to 1 GHz RF channel bandwidth.

As part of this strategic cooperation BridgeWave will pay Non Recurring Engineering (NRE) to Provigent and Provigent will grant BridgeWave favorable terms.

The companies said this partnership supports Provigent's mission to provide advanced chipsets to the broadband wireless market and BridgeWave's mission to offer a complete set of backhaul solutions including edge and aggregation, utilizing the 70/80 GHz spectrum.

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