Neubiberg, Germany- November 6, 2009 - Infineon Technologies AG and Lantiq today announced the closing of the sale of Infineon's Wireline business to Lantiq, an affiliate of the U.S. based investor Golden Gate Capital.
The new company, Lantiq, is a fabless semiconductor company with over 20 years of experience in Wireline communication and a strong technical foundation with over 800 patent families. Lantiq will continue to drive innovation for the Next-Generation Access and Home Networks.
"It is an exciting day and an important milestone for Lantiq. We are looking forward to developing our market presence further and serving our customers even better by enhancing our product portfolio", said Christian Wolff, CEO of Lantiq. "Lantiq's recently announced first acquisition in the Home Networking segment shows our focus and commitment to the wireline communication market."
This news release is available online at www.infineon.com/press/
Lantiq's internet presence will go life on Monday, November 9th. We're looking forward to welcoming you at our website.
Lantiq offers a broad and innovative product portfolio for Next Generation Networks and the Digital Home. The company employs about 900 people in Europe, North America and the Asia Pacific region. Headquartered in Neubiberg, Germany, Lantiq specializes on broadband communications, encompassing analog, digital and mixed-signal ICs along with comprehensive software suites. Lantiq is a fabless company, and its semiconductor solutions are deployed by major carriers and in home networks in every region of the world.
Further information is available at www.Lantiq.com
Lantiq is active in the following fields of business / products:
Broadband CPE, Enterprise, PBX / Line Card, XWAY™ DELIC-LC/PB - PEF 20570/71, XWAY™ ELIC - PEF 20550, XWAY™ EPIC - PEF 2055, XWAY™ OCTAT-P - PEB 2096, XWAY™ VIP/ VIP-8 - PEB 20590 PEB 20591, Speech Terminals and IP-Telephony, XWAY™ ACE - PSB 2171, XWAY™ INCA-D - PSB 21473, XWAY™ INCA-IP - PSB 21553 E, XWAY™ INCA-IP2 - PSB 21653 E and XWAY™ INCA-IP2F - PSB 21650, XWAY™ INCA-P - PSB 21493, XWAY™ SCOUT-DX - PSB 21373, XWAY™ SCOUT-P - PSB 21391, XWAY™ SCOUT-PX - PSB 21393, XWAY™ SCOUT-SX - PSB 21383, XWAY™ SCOUT-SX - PSB 21384, Home Networking, XWAY™ WAVE100 Family - PSB 1752, PSB 1750, PSB 1652, PSB 1650, Switch/ NIC/ PHY, NIC, XWAY™ ADM8511, XWAY™ ADM8513, XWAY™ ADM8515, XWAY™ AN983B, XWAY™ AN985B, PHY, XWAY™ ADM7001, Switch, XWAY™ ADM6993, XWAY™ ADM6999, XWAY™ ADM6999U, XWAY™ NINJA ADM6992, XWAY™ SAMURAI ADM6996, XWAY™ TANTOS, Voice & VoIP, XWAY™ DUSLIC-xT (PCM/µC) - PEF 3201F, XWAY™ VINETIC-1/-2CPE - PEB 3331/2, XWAY™ VINETIC-1/-2PLUS - PEB 33321 and PEB 33322, XWAY™ Network Processors, XWAY™ ADM 3120BX, XWAY™ ADM5120, XWAY™ ADM5120P, XWAY™ TWINPASS-E - PXB4000, XWAY™ TWINPASS-VE - PXB4010, XWAY™ Software Solution Suite, XWAY™ xDSL CPE Family, XWAY™ AMAZON-SE - PSB 50601 and XWAY™ AMAZON-SElite - PSB 50600, XWAY™ AR7 - PSB 7200, PSB 7100-U2, PSB 7100-A2, XWAY™ ARX168 - PSB 50810, XWAY™ ARX182 - PSB 50800 , XWAY™ ARX188 - PSB 50812, XWAY™ DANUBE - PSB 50702 and XWAY™ DANUBE-S - PSB 50712, XWAY™ Smart SLIC-CPE - PEF 42068 and PEF 42168, XWAY™ VINAX-A/-D/-E/-VE - Family, XWAY™ VRX268 Chip-Set, Digital Cordless, Infrastructure, HDLC Protocol Controller, T/E Carrier , ISDN and Voice / VoIP, ISDN, Microcontroller (µC), SAF-C161U-LF, SAF-C165 UTAH-LF, SAF-C165H-LF, Network - Termination, Q-SMINT&trade- (2B1Q) - PEF 80912, Q-SMINT&trade- (2B1Q) - PEF 82912, T-SMINT&trade- (4B3T) - PEF 80902, T-SMINT&trade- (4B3T) - PEF 81902, T-SMINT&trade- (4B3T) - PEF 82902, S0-Transceiver, IPAC-X - PSB 21150, ISAC&trade==SX - PEB 3086, ISAC&trade==SX TE - PSB 3186, SBCX-X - PEB 3081, Uk0 Transceiver, (Q)IHPC, IHPC - PEB/PEF 2026, QIHPC - PEF 2426, AFE/ DFE-Q/T, Quad IEC AFE - PEB 24902, Quad IEC DFE-Q - PEB 24911, Quad IEC DFE-T - PEB/PEF 24901, Voice Linecard, DUSLIC&trade==Family, SICOFI&trade- / FlexiSLIC&trade- Family, SICOFI&trade-/FlexiSLIC&trade-, SICOFI&trade-4-µC - PEB/PEF 2466, SLIC&trade- Family, SLIC&trade==DC - PEF 4268, SLIC&trade==E - PEF 4265/4365, SLIC&trade==LCP - PEB 4262, SLIC&trade==P - PEB 4266, SLIC&trade==S - PEB 4264/4364, VINETIC&trade-Family, VINETIC&trade==4VIP - PEF 3324, VINETIC&trade==SVIP - PEF 33616E, xDSL Central Office, Access Network Processor, CONVERGATE™-C - PXF 4270 E, CONVERGATE™-D - PXF 4271 E , ADSL Central Office - GEMINAX™ Family, GEMINAX™ MAX Family - PEF 55008 E, PEF 55008 HL, PEF 55016, PEF 55208, PEF 55218, PEF55602 V, PEF55602 T and PEF55602 HL , GEMINAX™ XXS Family - PEF 66008 E, PEF 66218 E and PEF55602 V , SHDSL Central Office - SOCRATES™ Chipsets, SOCRATES™-EFM/ -ATM Family - PEF 24628 E, PEF 22628 E, PEF 21628 E , SOCRATES™-TDM Family - PEF 24624 E , VDSL Central Office - VINAX™ Chipset, VINAX™ Family 2nd Generation, VINAX™-L Family - PEF 88004 E, PEF 88204 E and PEF 88601 R, VINAX™-M - PEF 88008 E, PEF 88208 E and PEF 88601 R, VINAX™-S Family - PEF 88018 E, PEF 88208 E and PEF 88601 R