Company: GaN Systems
OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – July 24, 2012) – GaN Systems Inc. (“GaN Systems” or the “Company”) a leading developer of gallium nitride power switching semiconductors, and Converter Technology Ltd. (“Converter Technology”), a U.K.- based company that provides design consultancy and hardware prototyping services, today announced a joint strategic agreement to advance adoption of new GaN applications. Under the terms of the agreement, the companies will work directly to develop application notes, reference designs, training material and cutting edge technology demonstrators to accelerate the commercialization of GaN Systems’ unique technology.
Working with customers, new applications will be developed where the performance of GaN Systems’ switches and solutions will deliver maximum impact. To support the adoption of the new applications, GaN Systems and Converter Technology will promote industry engagement, and demonstrate key benefits to GaN Systems’ customers. The engagement will further accelerate the adoption of GaN System’s technology into the next generation of power conversion systems in a power devices market worth $14 billion.
The Company’s patented power switch technology promises new levels of performance with unparalleled advantages of size, weight, cost and efficiency. Converter Technology, with its team’s technical expertise and global relationships, is widely considered a leading facilitator of groundbreaking technology into high volume production across a wide range of end user applications.