Monday, June 22, 2009

Power-One, Inc. Announces Patent License With Texas Instruments

CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Power-One, Inc. (Nasdaq:PWER), a leading provider of power conversion and power management solutions, announced today that it has entered into a non-exclusive Field of Use agreement to license its digital power technology patents to Texas Instruments (TI), a designer and manufacturer of analog technologies, digital signal processing (DSP) and microcontroller (MCU) semiconductors.

The non-exclusive license agreement provides access to Power-One’s portfolio of digital power technology patents for incorporation in TI’s DC/DC controllers and modules, but does not extend to merchant stand-alone power supplies that use TI controllers.