Ikanos Communications, a developer and provider of Fiber FastTM broadband solutions, will acquire Doradus Technologies, a developer of advanced signal processing products for communications and consumer applications. Doradus has significant expertise in developing power- and spectrum-efficient signal processing products for high-performance wireline (DSL), wireless, and digital TV markets. Doradus’ DoraVisionTM VSB/QAM demodulator, which is designed for digital TV applications, enables Ikanos to expand its offering of highlyintegrated, multi-functional triple play products.
According to Ikanos, Doradus enables Ikanos to deliver cutting edge, highly-integrated products for converged triple play applications. Upon completion of the transaction, Ikanos will be adding a team of 7 engineers at its facilities in Fremont, California.
Source: Ikanos Communications (pdf)