Duisburg, Germany – September 15, 2010: mimoOn GmbH, the LTE software for Software Defined Radio (SDR) company, has won a further licensing deal for mi!MobilePHY™ Physical Layer (PHY) software from a leading chip vendor. The agreement means that mimoOn now supplies the majority of SDR chip vendors in the mobile terminals business.mi!MobilePHY™ is a complete 3GPP (Release 8) software stack supporting FDD and TDD. It’s implemented in C and designed for programmable system-on-chip platforms. mi!MobilePHY™ offers a flexible architecture to enable rapid implementation, typically delivering an initial prototype system within months. mimoOn is experienced on 6 different SDR mobile terminal architectures and several others are currently under evaluation.
According to Brian Robertson, VP Sales & Marketing, “The world’s largest SDR companies recognise that in-house development of SDR software for PHY stacks is too expensive and too slow. mi!MobilePHY offers a market-proven, fully compliant, easily configured and economical short-cut. In the race to win LTE market share, it gives our customers a significant time-to-market advantage.”