DELTA Microelectronics to expand global activities through new joint alliance with ChipStart

DELTA_microchipsLeading semiconductor IP developer, integrator and aggregator to assist in expansion of DELTA’s presence in North America, focusing on wireless sensor, optical, payment system and RFID solutions

ChipStart LLC, a leading provider of semiconductor intellectual property (SIP), and DELTA Microelectronics, a leader in ASIC services for the semiconductor industry, are partnering to bring the power of innovation to the market through a joint relationship. The relationship will involve the sale, marketing and global representation of DELTA’s design services, including its production and test capabilities, through ChipStart’s extensive sales channel.

“We are extremely pleased to be in a position to take advantage of DELTA’s in-depth knowledge of the mobile payment, RFID and sensor markets and to offer its extensive portfolio of solutions,” said Howard Pakosh, President and Chief Executive Officer, ChipStart. “By officially recognizing this partnership, we continue to grow our capabilities and services and give our customers the tools necessary to develop next generation technologies.”

“DELTA Microelectronics is happy to team with ChipStart. Its portfolio is complementary to DELTA’s, and we expect our customers will gain significant synergies from this cooperation,” comments DELTA’s Vice-President of Sales and Marketing, Gert Jørgensen.

ChipStart will promote DELTA Microelectronics’ ASIC Design Services to system houses and semiconductor communities worldwide, with a specific focus on chips used in mobile payment systems, RFID, optical systems and sensor systems.