Update: Lattice Semiconductor to Acquire SiliconBlue (Dec 09, 2011)
Only FPGA startup to achieve this milestone in past 25 years
SANTA CLARA, Calif.-- September 7, 2011 --SiliconBlue® Technologies, the leader in Custom Mobile Device™ (CMD) solutions for handheld applications, today announced that it has shipped its ten millionth device since the introduction of the iCE65™ mobileFPGA™ family in 2009. This achievement, reached in only the second year of production shipments, highlights the strength of SiliconBlue’s technology. This ten millionth unit was shipped to a leading mobile device manufacturer in Korea.
"SiliconBlue’s shipment of its ten millionth unit is further proof that mobileFPGAs are the best solution for this burgeoning mobile market and a testament to the team and technology we have assembled,” said Kapil Shankar, SiliconBlue CEO. “The fact that this milestone unit is going to a world leader in telecommunication and digital media is an added honor.”
SiliconBlue’s customers include some of the largest mobile device OEMs in the world creating innovative products in mobile applications including smartphones, tablets, digital still cameras, e-book readers, personal navigation devices and more.
SiliconBlue Technologies is the leader in Custom Mobile Device (CMD) solutions. The company offers a total solution for handset applications, including IP, design services and a new class of ultra-low power, single-chip, CMOS SRAM mobileFPGA devices with patented non-volatile configuration memory (NVCM). The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, with offices in China, Taiwan, Korea and Japan. For more information, please visit our website at www.siliconbluetech.com.