As part of a diversification strategy, Qualcomm is pushing into landline networking meant for Internet gateways and home appliances.
Qualcomm is leveraging its Atheros and Ubicom acquisitions to move into infrastructure markets dominated by Broadcom and others. According to the report, there are 2 new devices, IPQ8064 and IPQ8062, both of them include Qualcomm’s “Krait” CPU core.
- Qualcomm Network Chips ‘Off to a Good Start,’ Says Microprocessor Report (blogs.barrons.com)
- Qualcomm launches an internet processor for networks (venturebeat.com)