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Litepoint, WiFi testing company, raises round from Sequoia

LitePoint Corp., a Sunnyvale, Ca. maker of WiFi testing products, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Sequoia Capital.

Here’s the company’s statement.

Here’s a snippet.

[Litepoint], founded by semiconductor and wireless veterans, is attuned to the design process, systems development, and manufacturing needs of wireless chipset vendors (e.g. Atheros, Beceem, TI), OEMs (e.g. Gemtek, RAFI, Sercom), and consumer electronics systems makers (e.g. AVM, NETGEAR). It accelerates the success of the global consumer electronics industry by providing innovative test solutions to the entire wireless communications industry value chain that shorten time to production, enhance customer support and increase control of brand quality and costs.

LitePoint industry-leading products include IQmax® • the first one-box WiMAX tester system for R&D and manufacturing, IQview® and IQflex® • the first integrated WiFi testers for labs and factories, IQnxn® • the first tester to support up to 4×4 MIMO wireless testing, LitePoint Bluetooth • the first test solution for Bluetooth 2.0+EDR/WiFi combo device testing, and IQfact® software • a family of test programs supporting specific wireless chipsets for design verification (DVT) and fast manufacturing testing.