SOURCE: W & W Communications, Inc.

August 10, 2007 00:00 ET

W&W Communications Signs Manufacturer Representative Sabre Advanced Microelectronics

Sabre Advanced Microelectronics to Represent W&W Communications H.264 Codecs in the UK and Turkey

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - August 10, 2007) - W&W Communications, Inc., the leader in H.264 HD codecs, announced today it is pleased to have signed Sabre Advanced Microelectronics of Surrey, UK, as its manufacturing representative in the UK. Sabre has been successfully servicing the demanding OEM/ODM markets in the UK with semiconductor components for industrial and consumer electronics markets.

"Sabre's focus on the digital video surveillance market is a good fit for our low latency, multi-channel and high-definition H.264 codec products," said Ron Allard, Vice President Business Development at W&W Communications. "Sabre's coverage of this segment of the market, combined with our compelling H.264 codecs for surveillance and other digital video applications offers promising growth prospects for both companies."

According to market research firm iSupply, global video surveillance camera revenue is expected to grow from $4.9 billion in 2006 to more than $9 billion in 2011, a compound annual growth rate of 13.2 percent.

"We are pleased with the addition of W&W Communications' H.264 codec products to our line card," said David Lock, Managing Director at Sabre Advanced Microelectronics. "H.264 is an important requirement in the industries we serve, and the unique features in W&W Communications' H.264 codecs provide our customers with opportunities to differentiate and innovate."

About Sabre Advanced Microelectronics

Sabre Advanced Microelectronics has been serving the industrial and consumer electronics markets since 1989. The company operates sales offices in the UK and Istanbul, Turkey. For more information visit www.sabreadv.com.

About W&W Communications, Inc.

W&W Communications is a fabless semiconductor company, which develops best-in-class video compression solutions for consumer, professional, enterprise and infrastructure applications. Its innovative product line includes highly optimized, low-latency, power-efficient, high-definition H.264 codecs and multi-format, multi-channel transcoders. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA with offices in Beijing, China and Madrid, Spain. For more information visit www.wwcoms.com.

Contact Information

  • Sales Inquiries:

    Ron Allard
    W&W Communications, Inc.
    Tel/Fax: +1.408.481.0264/213.2951
    Email: Email Contact

    David Lock
    Sabre Advanced Microelectronics
    Tel/Fax: +44.(0)1483.535.444/1483.535.888
    Email: Email Contact