Lime is the world’s leading supplier of field programmable RF transceivers. Its software configurable chips run on any 2G, 3G or 4G mobile standard and on any frequency between 0.3 and 3.8GHz.
The deal, which is effective immediately, gives Lime’s customers in Japan a greater level of support and access to Lime’s complete portfolio, including the LMS6002D FPRF transceiver and the Universal Wireless Communications Toolkit with FPGA and USB connectivity.
The flexibility of the Lime FPRF transceiver has led to it being adopted in a diverse array of platforms from mobile networks and 4G small cells through software defined radio devices to indoor GPS navigation and machine-to-machine (M2M) communications.
Ebrahim Bushehri, CEO of Lime said: “Japan has a wealth of design expertise and the country is a key market for Lime. Vitec has an impressive track record and will help us deliver on a key part of our strategy to support diverse ecosystem of wireless innovation.”
Mr. Konno Kunihiro, Founder and CEO of Vitec, said: “This collaboration gives our customers greater flexibility when designing breakthrough wireless systems. We believe that our support will satisfy all Japanese customer needs, and accelerate the design process across a diverse array of new products.”
The deal was brokered by Lime’s distributor for the greater China region, Azio Electronics. Its CEO, Andy Chang, said: “We believe this collaboration will enhance the support for Japanese customers and allow more Japanese customers to benefit from this emerging new ultra-flexible wireless technology.”
About Lime Microsystems
Lime Microsystems is the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of field programmable RF transceivers.
The company’s software configurable chips can run any mobile standard and any mobile frequency and have been used in a vast array of systems including mobile base stations and small cells, SDR platforms, indoor navigation and machine-to-machine communication systems.
The company uses a fabless semiconductor company and is backed by ACT Venture Capital and DFJ Esprit. Further information is available at www.limemicro.com.
VITEC Corporation of Japan, a global electronics solutions and innovation company with over 350 employees in Japan, Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Singapore, Taiwan, and USA. Vitec provides its solution and key components to most major Japanese company, such as Sony, Canon, Panasonic, Sanyo, and Sharp. For details, please visit at www.vitec.co.jp
About Azio Electronics
Founded in 2011, Azio Electronics is an advanced product developer and semiconductor specialist distributor for the worldwide market. It provides its customers with innovative products from a worldwide network of partners and assists in system design. Azio`s products are used in a variety of markets, including consumer, industrial, wireless and CCTV. The company also provides the APP mobile software for download. By providing both hardware and software, Azio simplifies the adoption of new technologies for its partners. Azio stands for “from A to Z, connecting In and Out”. Further information is available at www.azio-tw.com