美国THAT公司

2020-01-09 作者:必威体育betway 175

必威体育betwayTHATCorporation’smissionistoprovidebest-in-classtechnologysolutionstodesignengineersintheformofanalogintegratedcircuitsoraslicensedTV-audiointellectualproperty.Weaccomplishthisthroughacombinationofcareful,innovativedesigns,quality-consciousmanufacturingandsuperiorcustomerservice.

ThecompanywasfoundedinAprilof1989byseniormanagersandengineersfromdbx,Inc.,theworld-renownedaudioengineeringcompanywhosedevelopmentsincludedthefirsthigh-performanceintegratedVCA,Emmy-awardwinningBTSCdbx-

THATCorporationisconcentratingitscurrentdesigneffortsspecificallyonanalogaudioinputandoutputICstocomplementourvoltagecontrolledamplifiers,rmsdetectorsandAnalogEngines.Thesecomponentsaredesignedtobemanufacturedusing"dielectricisolation"(DI)fabrication,anadvancedprocesstechnologythatprovideshigherdevice-to-devicebreakdownvoltages,betterisolationbetweenindividualtransistors,andfasterspeeds.THAT'srequirementsinthisarea,coupledwiththecompany'sdesiretocontrolquality,timetomarket,andtheunderlyingprocessvariablesinallphasesofitsICproduction,ledtotheacquisitionofitsownsemiconductorfabricationfacility.

Thisfour-inchwaferfoundrygivesTHATCorporationtheonlyICproductionfacilityfocusedprimarilyonhigh-performanceaudiocomponents.ThefabanditsassociatedofficesinMilpitas,CaliforniagiveTHATastrongpresenceinSiliconValleyandtheWestCoastingeneral,wheremanyofitsmajorcustomersarelocated.

THATCorporationholdsanextensivepatentportfolioinTVaudiotechnology,includingkeypatentscoveringnoisereductiontechnologyforuseinTVaudiobroadcastandreception.ThecompanyderivessignificantincomefromthelicensingofthistechnologytoconsumerelectronicsandICmanufacturersofencodersanddecodersworldwide,includingthoseinthePacificRim,andhasanofficeinTokyo,Japantomanageitsbusinessinthatregion.THATlicensesdigitalVerilog®

codeforalllegacyTVaudiostandards:BTSC,NICAM,A2,EIA-JandFMStereo,includingprofessional-andconsumer-gradeencodinganddecodingtechnologyformanyofthesesystems.Ourlicensesincludeaccesstoourextensivepatentportfolio,aswellasstate-of-the-artlabfacilities.

THATCorporationmaintainsafocusonhigh-qualityengineeringforaudioelectronics.Throughitsintegratedcircuitproducts,thecompanycontributestothewelfareandknowledgebaseoftheentireproaudiocommunity.Weareanactiveparticipantinaudioindustryactivities.THATCorporationcontinuestoprovidethebestofintegratedandlicensedelectronicstoleadingprofessionalaudioandindustrialmanufacturersworldwide.