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Acquired byCavium
Price$10M
Date2/2011
TermsCash

General Information

Websitewavesat.com
CategorySemiconductor
Phone514-684-0200
Emailcorporate@wavesat...
Employees72
Founded1993
Description4G chipsets

Offices

Montreal, Canada
Wavesat Inc. 1375 Trans-Canada Highway Suite 300
Quebec,
Montreal, H9P 2W8, CAN

People

President and Chief Executive Officer
Vice President, Core Technology and CTO
Vice President, Finance
VP Marketing and Business Development
Director

Funding

TOTAL $14.8M
FUNDING TOTAL $14.8M
Series B, 11/2006
Monet Capital
BDC Venture Capital
$5.31M
Venture Round, 2/2009
BDC Venture Capital
Multiple Capital
BDR Capital
$9.5M

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Wavesat

Wavesat specializes in mobile broadband, providing advanced semiconductor solutions to the world’s leading carrier and mobile device manufacturers to deploy future-proof broadband services and products. With award winning technology and the industry’s first WiMAX Forum Certifiedtm CPE design; Wavesat delivers silicon that enables customers to deploy multiple broadband wireless technologies such as WiMAX Wave2, WiFi, and XG-PHS today and to migrate seamlessly to future 4G technologies such as LTE.

Wavesat’s technology leadership resides in an intelligent, multimode 4G architecture and cost effective platforms that combine software and reference designs with superior technical support to provide highly integrated, power efficient broadband solutions. Mobile device manufacturers can maximize investment, reduce development time and risk and accelerate time-to-market with Wavesat’s industry-leading performance, integration, size and power management.

Recent Milestones

  • Handshake
    Wavesat was acquired by Cavium for $10M. (2/3/11)
    Posted 2/3/11 at 9:34pm via dowjones.com
  • Check
    Wavesat added Anil Barot as VP Marketing and Business Development. (1/4/10)
    Posted 11/9/10 at 2:01am
  • Dollar
    Wavesat received $9.5M in Venture Round funding. (2/3/09)
    Posted 6/26/09 at 11:26am via businesswire.com
  • Dollar
    Wavesat received $5.31M in Series B funding. (11/6/06)
    Posted 6/2/10 at 4:34am
  • Check
    Wavesat added Raj Singh as President and Chief Executive Officer.
    Posted 6/26/09 at 11:17am
  • Check
    Wavesat added Mark Netto as Vice President, Finance.
    Posted 6/26/09 at 11:21am
  • Check
    Wavesat added Jonathan Labs as Vice President, Core Technology and CTO.
    Posted 6/26/09 at 11:18am
  • Check
    Wavesat added Victor Menasce as Vice President Engineering.
    Posted 6/26/09 at 11:21am
  • Check
    Wavesat added Vijay Dube as Executive Vice President of Marketing and COO.
    Posted 6/26/09 at 11:18am

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Screenshots

Wavesat screenshot
Above: Wavesat Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 6/26/09

Sources

  1. Wireless Chip Co. Wavesat Sells For $10M (fis.dowjones.com) [edit]
  2. EDGAR [edit]
  3. Wavesat Closes Significant $11.7M Round of Funding (businesswire.com) [edit]
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