Motorola Completes QB Acquisition

Motorola has completed its acquisition of FTTP solutions provider Quantum Bridge Communications

May 6, 2004

1 Min Read

HORSHAM, Pa. -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT - News) today announced that the company has finalized its recently announced acquisition of Quantum Bridge Communications®, Inc., a leading provider of Fiber to the Premises (FTTP) solutions based in Andover, Massachusetts. Motorola acquired the privately held company in an all cash transaction. Additional terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

This acquisition complements Motorola's existing multiservice technology, enhancing the company's ability to offer a full-service access platform that broadband network operators can deploy today to deliver "triple play" and next-generation advanced services. Customers will be able to leverage Motorola's proven heritage in digital video headend technology -- already deployed and serving customers in over 2,060 systems worldwide -- in addition to transport infrastructure, conditional access, and "connected home" consumer premise equipment.

Motorola plans to integrate Quantum Bridge's field-proven passive optical networking (PON) and carrier-class switching technology into its suite of network infrastructure solutions. The acquisition further enhances Motorola's market position in the end-to-end delivery of broadband technology.

Motorola Inc.

Quantum Bridge Communications Inc.

Subscribe and receive the latest news from the industry.
Join 62,000+ members. Yes it's completely free.

You May Also Like