Mindspeed, Sequans Tie On LTE Reference Design

Newport Beach-based Mindspeed and LTE chipmaker Sequans Communications are in a collaboration this morning, saying that the two are working together on a Category-4 LTE fixed wireless gateway reference design. The companies said that Sequans is supplying an LTE base band chip, and Mindspeed is providing its Comcerto 2000 communications processor in the design. The companies are targeting equipment and device manufacturers looking to build fixed wireless gateways in the home and small business market.