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Silex Technology Collaborates with Freescale Semiconductor to Provide Wi-Fi for Next-Generation i.MX 6 Processors

By | June 21, 2012

Companies Demonstrate Wi-Fi for i.MX 6 at the Freescale Technology Forum

SANTA ANA, California, June 21, 2012 –Silex Technology, a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today announced plug-and-play Wi-Fi connectivity solutions for Freescale Semiconductor i.MX 6 series processors. This technology combination which includes the Silex SX-SDCAN-2830BT was demonstrated at the Freescale Technology Forum June 18 -20, 2012 in San Antonio, Texas.

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New Press Release: Silex Technology America Introduces Third Generation SDIO Card for Low-Power Wi-FI Connectivity

By | June 6, 2012

SANTA ANA, Calif., June 5, 2012 – Silex Technology, a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today launched the SX-SDCAN SDIO card based on Qualcomm Atheros AR6003 WLAN technology. Unlike other radio modules, the SX-SDCAN is mechanically designed in an SD card form factor providing an upgrade path for existing Silex customers to take advantage of 802.11n Wi-Fi technology while offering new customers a vendor-independent form factor.

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Silex Expands Product Line With High-Performance Gigabit and 802.11n Wireless USB Device Server Connectivity Solutions

By | April 24, 2012

SANTA ANA, CA – April 24, 2012 – Silex Technology, a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today announced the SX-DS-3000WAN and SX-DS-4000U2 USB device servers designed to allow users to easily connect virtually any USB device on a wired or wireless network with two hi-speed USB ports.

The SX-DS-3000WAN supports dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n wireless local area networks (WLANs) as well as Gigabit Ethernet wired networks.

The SX-DS-4000U2, with an 800 MHz CPU, is a high performance Gigabit Ethernet USB device server designed for high speed applications including scanners, webcams and other peripherals where fast throughput is a requirement.

SX-DS-3000WAN features:

  • USB device server with up to 300Mbit dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n WLAN
  • Gigabit Ethernet with automatic detection of 10/100/1000BASE-T
  • 802.11a/b/g/n dual band wireless
  • Two USB 2.0 Hi-Speed ports
  • WPS for easy wireless installation

SX-DS-4000U2 features:

  • USB device server with high-performance Gigabit Ethernet
  • High-performance 800 MHz CPU
  • Gigabit Ethernet with automatic detection of 10/100/1000BASE-T
  • Two USB 2.0 Hi-Speed ports with support for isochronous USB streaming data transfer

“With over five million deployments of our USB over IP technology, Silex continues to develop to the latest networking standards to offer the highest-performing products,” said Keith Sugawara, vice president of business development for Silex Technology America. “We are excited to expand our product offering for applications where high-throughput is both beneficial and required.”

The SX-DS-3000WAN and SX-DS-4000U2 will be available through distribution in June 2012.

To learn more about these and Silex’s full line of wired and wireless networking solutions for USB devices, please visit:http://www.silexamerica.com/products/usb_device_connectivity

Photos of the SX-DS-3000WAN and SX-DS-4000US are available at:
http://www.silexamerica.com/images/products/usb_device_connectivity/sx-ds-3000wan_big.jpg
http://www.silexamerica.com/images/products/usb_device_connectivity/sx-ds-4000u2_big.jpg

About Silex Technology America, Inc.
Silex Technology America, Inc. is a subsidiary of Silex Technology Inc., a 35-year developer and leading network technology company specializing in network and wireless technology, providing hardware, software, embedded modules and turnkey connectivity products. Silex Technology has regional offices for sales, marketing and development in Japan, United States and Germany. Silex Technology is integrated vertically to support customers from design to production, maintaining the highest quality standards. For more information, please visit www.silexamerica.com.

Silex Technology Launches SDK for Wireless iPad and iPhone to USB Device Connectivity

By | November 21, 2011

SANTA ANA, CA, Nov 17, 2011 – Silex Technology, a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today launched the SX-Virtual Link SDK for iOS. The SDK allows USB device manufacturers and system integrators to communicate from an iPad(R), iPhone(R) or iPod(R) Touch to their devices. iOS hardware, such as iPad, does not have a USB host port. Prior to the availability of our SDK, there was no way for these popular computing platforms to communicate to USB devices.

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