RFMW, Aethercomm Ink Distribution Agreement

RFMW Ltd. and Aethercomm, Carlsbad, CA, have announced a distribution agreement effective August 15, 2017. Aethercomm designs and manufactures RF and Microwave amplifier modules, high power RF switches, subsystems and systems serving industrial, military and space applications from DC to 40+ GHz.   RFMW Ltd. is a specialized distributor providing customers and suppliers with focused distribution of RF…

Peregrine Semiconductor Names New VP & GM

San Diego, Calif.  — Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces the promotion of Takaki Murata to vice president and general manager of the high performance analog (HPA) business unit. “Peregrine Semiconductor was acquired by Murata in December of 2014, and they have proven to be a powerful…

Qorvo to Buy GreenPeak Technologies

Qorvo® (Nasdaq: QRVO), a leading provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and defense applications, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held GreenPeak Technologies, a leader in ultra-low power, short range RF communication technology. The acquisition of Netherlands-based GreenPeak will allow Qorvo to expand its customer offering to…

RF Solutions Expands Capacity

Contract manufacturing and wireless engineering specialist RF Solutions is settling into new 20,000 sq.ft custom-designed premises in Burgess Hill, West Sussex. The move brings extra capacity, a new and improved factory layout, and proximity to London’s Gatwick Airport, supporting enhanced services for customers in the UK and worldwide.   Moving to the larger factory is…

RFMD, TriQuint Complete Merger

Greensboro, N.C. — RF Micro Devices, Inc. and TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. announced today they have completed their merger of equals to form Qorvo™ (Nasdaq: QRVO), a new leader in RF solutions. Qorvo is expected to begin trading today on the NASDAQ Global Stock Market. “This is an important milestone for our Company, employees, customers, shareholders…