Symwave Wins LaCie

Laguna Niguel-based Symwave, a developer of semiconductors for the USB 3.0 market, has scored a win with storage products firm LaCie, the two said today. According to the firms, they are rolling out a dual hard disk RAID storage solution based on the new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 standard. The new product uses Symwave's USB 3.0 dual SATA and RAID bridge controller. The new product provides capacity of up to 4TB for Mac and PC users. Symwave is venture backed by Kodiak Venture Partners, CMEA Ventures, and SMSC.