WiQuest Enabling over 85% of Certified Wireless USB Consumer Products
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Certified Wireless USB Flourishes as Products Containing WiQuest Technology Proliferate ALLEN, Texas--(Business Wire)--WiQuest Communications, Inc., the leading fabless semiconductor company focused on the design and production of high-performance, ultrawideband (UWB) total solutions including silicon, software and reference designs, announced today that its technology is now used in more than 85% of Certified Wireless USB products that are shipping today. Certified Wireless USB enables users to conveniently replace their USB cables and wirelessly connect to peripherals such as printers, hard drives, cameras and other devices at high speeds. Companies including Belkin, Dell, D-Link, Lenovo and Toshiba have chosen WiQuest as their total solution provider for UWB and Certified Wireless USB technology. "WiQuest's unique strategy of providing complete Wireless USB host and device solutions - that are also the most proven, robust and have attained the broadest international regulatory approvals - is why we are able to partner with so many leading companies in the market," said Todd Brown, WiQuest VP of Sales. "Fueled by growing demand from consumers, OEMs utilizing the WiQuest technology continue to release new Certified Wireless USB products to the market, validating the convenience provided by high-speed, wireless personal area networks." WiQuest continues to lead the UWB industry in the number of Certified Wireless USB products shipping from leading PC and aftermarket OEMs. WiQuest's total solution approach starts with the Certified Wireless USB WQST110/101 silicon and also includes a complete software suite and reference designs. Reference designs include WiQuest's wireless USB adapter, 4-port hub, full mini-card and half mini-card. All are available now. About WiQuest Communications WiQuest Communications, Inc. is the leading consumer solutions company designing and developing complete WiMedia-based ultra high speed, ultrawideband (UWB) platforms. WiQuest's complete solution portfolio includes chipset, software and manufacturing designs. WiQuest's world class technology and technical support enable a new class of "off-the-shelf-production" wireless connectivity to PC, digital entertainment, consumer electronics and mobile systems - enabling The New Frontier of Wireless(TM). Founded in September 2003, WiQuest's strong team comprises hundreds of years of collective industry semiconductor and systems experience, resulting in dozens of successful high-volume product implementations including Wireless LAN, DSL and Ethernet solutions. To learn more about WiQuest, please visit www.WiQuest.com. WiQuest(TM) and The New Frontier of Wireless(TM) are trademarks of WiQuest Communications, Inc. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of the respective owners. WiQuest Communications Pam Johnson, 214-547-1600, ext. 146 Pam.Johnson@WiQuest.com Copyright Business Wire 2008