Showing posts with label Celeno. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Celeno. Show all posts

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Celeno Secures $38 Million for Wi-Fi Silicon

Celeno Communications, a start-up based in Israel, raised $38 million in new funding for its semiconductors for multimedia Wi-Fi networking.

Celeno's portfolio includes its 802.11ac Wave 2 product line and software technologies.

The new funding round was led by Red Dot Capital Partners, a capital fund focused on growth stage investments funded by Temasek, an investment company based in Singapore, through its enterprise development unit. Additional new investors are Poalim Capital Markets, the investment arm of Bank HaPoalim, the largest financial banking group in Israel, and OurCrowd. Existing investors including Liberty Global, Cisco, Pitango, 83North (formerly Greylock IL), Vintage and Miven also participated in the round. Zvika Naggan, Managing Partner at Red Dot has joined Celeno’s Board of Directors.

“With this significant new investment round, combined with the calibre of investors backing us, we are able to continue executing our strategy, building a world class global company that will bring value to investors and shape the industry as a market leader,” says Gilad Rozen, CEO of Celeno. “With this new round we have taken Celeno to the next level and are able to further accelerate our growth and expansion in the market as well as focus on enhancing R&D efforts and further developing our disruptive solutions.”

http://www.celeno.com/media-room/press-releases/445-celeno-closes-a-38-million-investment-round.html

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Celeno 802.11ac 3x3 Silicon

Celeno Communications announced availability of its a new chip supporting the new 802.11ac standard.

The Celeno CL2330 supports 3 radios, 3 MIMO streams configuration, operating at 80MHz and achieving 1.3Gbps PHY speed. The CL2330 operates in both 2.4GHz and uncongested 5GHz frequency channels and works with legacy home networks as well as new, 802.11ac 5GHz powered portable devices for a superior video experience.

Celeno’s said its OptimizAIR technology drives the 802.11ac standard farther and stronger to achieve whole home coverage as well as optimize performance for wireless video and multiple data clients with its innovative air time management and scheduled MAC architecture. Celeno’s OptimizAIR also employs interference mitigation techniques which are becoming critical in the increasingly saturated 5GHz band.


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