Larkspur, CA and Singapore – August 4, 2004
- Dilithium Networks, a global provider of wireless multimedia solutions has entered into an agreement to acquire Singapore based LineFusion Pte Ltd a leading Asia Pacific developer and integrator of mobile based solutions.
“LineFusion brings a network of long term customer and partner relationships in the Asia Pacific region as well as strong product development and support capabilities. This greatly enhances our ability to support the 3G carriers in the Asia Pacific region,” said Paul Zuber, Chief Executive Officer, Dilithium Networks.
“LineFusion and Dilithium have been working as strategic partners across the Dilithium portfolio of products. The acquisition is a natural extension of a relationship that has evolved beginning with LineFusion as a distributor of Dilithium’s test equipment, the Dilithium Networks Analyzer; then expanding to a Value Added Reseller and system integrator of Dilithium’s DTG 2000 multi-media gateway,” added Mr. Zuber.
The parties recently announced the joint development of a 3G video telephony client, VT Phone™ which extends the capabilities of 3G data cards to enable two-way video-telephony calls on a PC. Calls can be made to a 3G Handset or to another laptop/notebook equipped with a 3G data card.
H.K. Cheong, Managing Director of LineFusion, stated, “We are very pleased to take an already successful partnership to another level by combining forces with Dilithium Networks. Dilithium is recognized as a premier provider of next generation multi-media communication solutions. We are excited to integrate our sales and engineering resources to address the increasing demands of the 3G market in the Asia Pacific region.”
When the acquisition is completed, LineFusion will become a wholly owned subsidiary.
About Dilithium Networks
Dilithium Networks is a leader in delivering multimedia solutions to much of the world’s mobile infrastructure and terminal industry. The company’s products include multimedia transcoding gateways, 3G-324M protocol analysis test tools, protocol stacks and video telephony client solutions.
Dilithium Networks is headquartered in Larkspur, California and has a global customer base including network equipment suppliers, terminal manufacturers and mobile operators. For more information, please visit - www.dilithiumnetworks.com.
About LineFusion Pte Ltd
LineFusion is a leading developer of mobile solutions and provider of premium rate services. Its mission is to harness new capabilities in mobile networks and devices to deliver rich content and innovative applications with excellent user experience. LineFusion has deployed mass market mobile instant messaging (IM) and MMS applications. The company’s headquarters is in Singapore.
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