Sign In
NewsRadar

DelfMEMS gets fresh funds for its RF MEMS switches

26 May 2014 11:56
By Tornado Staff

DelfMEMS, a French a developer of MEMS switching solutions for applications in the RadioFrequency (RF) communication field, has secured €5.4 million in a Series C round of funding. bpifrance Investissement, Iris Capital, Capitalaria, VIVES as well as previous investors (A2D Invest, Finovam, Rhône-Alpes-Création, Eurekap!, Helea Financiere and business angels) have participated. The new investment will be used to support the company's growth in and marketing of wireless front-end modules for mobile devices such as smart phones and tablets that need multi-standard, multi-mode mobile telephony.

The move to multiple wireless standards to meet the requirement of always on data access creates the need for high speed RF switching. DelfMEMS’ solutions enable increased RF hardware integration and improved RF performance over conventional switching. The switch is an anchorless and push-pull mechanical device that is deflected by electrostatic forces to switch RF signals based on the principle of current electro-mechanical relays/switches. Features include low insertion loss, and outstanding isolation and linearity. The company boasts benefits such as better call quality, improved data rate, reduced costs, and lower power consumption.



Related stories
Purple WiFi pulls in €4.3M for social login and location analytics
Mobile messaging app Jongla receives €3.4 million investment
Shopgate receives funding for its mobile commerce platform
Last.fm founder Breidenbrücker joins 42matters team
Beintoo is set to convert €3.9 million to 'Bedollars'


Up
Data


19,881
Tech investments
From our Online Data Service
12,817
VC-backed companies
From our Radar


Recent Deals


DATEAMOUNTSECTOR
Apr 24€1.3MBusiness applications
Apr 23€140.0MInternet services
Apr 23€30.0MInternet commerce
Apr 23€14.0MRobotics
Apr 22€3.2MInternet commerce
Apr 22€150.0MInternet commerce
Apr 22€2.7MInternet commerce

For information on Europe's most extensive database on technology funding click here!

Events


Cleantech Forum Europe 2015
April 27 - 29, 2015

EVCA CFO Forum
June 2 - 3, 2015

BIO-Europe 2015
November 2 - 4, 2015


Press Releases


Apr 27
Imperial College Innovations Limited
autifony therapeutics recruits first patient into phase iia trial f...

Apr 24
Nallian
nallian raises 1.250.000 € to accelerate growth and innovation

Apr 24
Newion Investments
nallian raises 1.250.000 € to accelerate growth and innovation

Apr 23
Tripsbytips.com (acquired by MAIRDUMONT)
mairdumont acquires content producer tripsbytips

Apr 23
Aquamarine Power
paddy o’kane takes charge at aquamarine power





About usContact usLegal Information
Copyright © 1999-2015
Emerging Technology Research Europe Inc. All rights reserved.