Delivering High Performance Wireless Solutions
for Philips' CityTouch
Irvine, California--Oct. 22, 2018--
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS), an innovator of high performance
analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things, today announced that its
advanced wireless engines are enabling Philips'
CityTouch end-to-end street lighting management platforms. Specifically,
Skyworks' connectivity solutions provide superior efficiency, extended range and complete
network coverage to facilitate seamless communication between Philips' smart street lamps
and cellular base stations. These innovative devices allow city operators to reduce power
consumption and support public safety through adaptive scheduling and remote services.
Installations of CityTouch have commenced worldwide, fostering more livable and sustainable
Local governments are increasingly utilizing Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial
intelligence (AI) innovations to overcome fiscal, environmental, security and energy
challenges. Skyworks' robust portfolio of IoT architectures are empowering numerous applications
for intelligent city operations spanning smart metering, surveillance systems and responsive
"Skyworks is playing an integral role in the transformation of cities into dynamic,
automated ecosystems," said Carlos Bori, vice president of sales and marketing for Skyworks.
"In particular, our high performance wireless solutions are facilitating highly-efficient,
long range connectivity for IoT platforms. Looking ahead, as cities become even smarter
with the convergence of diverse AI applications, Skyworks is delivering the enabling
technologies that will usher in a new era of connected living."
According to ABI Research, IoT technology revenues across 12 key smart city verticals
are expected to grow from $25 billion in 2017 to $62 billion by 2026. This growth is
being driven by a number of factors including the modernization of city infrastructure
systems, increasing demand for intelligent, energy-saving street lighting and a growing
awareness among consumers and governments worldwide.
About Skyworks' Cellular IoT Solutions
Select solutions powering Philips' CityTouch connected lighting platform include a
step down regulators and
For more information about Skyworks' leading
solutions for IoT, please visit: www.skyworksinc.com or contact your Skyworks representative.
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution. Our highly
innovative analog semiconductors are connecting people, places and things spanning a
number of new and previously unimagined applications within the aerospace, automotive,
broadband, cellular infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military, smartphone,
tablet and wearable markets.
SSkyworks is a global company with engineering, marketing, operations, sales and support
facilities located throughout Asia, Europe and North America and is a member of the S&P
500® and Nasdaq-100® market indices (NASDAQ: SWKS). For more information, please visit
Skyworks' website at: www.skyworksinc.com.
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Sr. Mgr. Corporate Communications
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS)
5221 California Ave
Irvine, CA 92617
Posted October 24, 2018