Global Sources
EE Times-Asia
Stay in touch with EE Times Asia
EE Times-Asia > Interface

Tundra completes acquisition of Alliance SSBU

Posted: 10 May 2006 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:Tundra Semiconductor? Alliance System Solution Business Unit? SSBU? acquisition?

Tundra Semiconductor Corp. announced recently that it has completed the acquisition of the Systems Solutions Business Unit of Alliance Semiconductor Corp. (Alliance SSBU).

According to the press release, Tundra entered into a definitive agreement on April 19, 2006 to acquire the assets of the Alliance SSBU. The acquisition includes intellectual property and several products both in production and under development. Tundra also has hired over fifty former- Alliance SSBU employees as a result of the acquisition.

In addition to the immediate benefit of a broader product offering by adding PCI Express, HyperTransport and PCI bridge products, the company also gains Alliance SSBU's two highly experienced and innovative teams in Santa Clara, California and Hyderabad, India.

Tundra's leading portfolio of System Interconnect products combined with Alliance SSBU's design expertise uniquely positions the company to develop a market- leading PCI Express product portfolio and fuels growth for the Company's communications customers.

"We are very pleased to have Alliance SSBU join the Tundra family. The addition of their unique talent and technology will allow us to better serve our customers through stronger roadmaps for next-generation products," said Tundra President and CEO Jim Roche in a statement. "Overall, with the synergy between the products and technologies combined with Tundra's proven channels, design support and engineering capabilities, customers can expect improvements in the quality and support offered to them."

Article Comments - Tundra completes acquisition of Alli...
*? You can enter [0] more charecters.
*Verify code:


Visit Asia Webinars to learn about the latest in technology and get practical design tips.

Back to Top