Thread technology from Silicon Labs offers a simple, secure and scalable way to wirelessly interconnect hundreds of connected home devices and to seamlessly bridge those devices to the Internet. Thread software provides a self-healing, IPv6-based mesh network capable of scaling to 250+ nodes with no single point of failure. The protocol provides robust support for sleepy end nodes, extending battery life and easing commissioning. Silicon Labs' Thread stack uses banking-class, end-to-end security to join nodes to the network and proven AES-128 cryptography to secure all networking transactions.A leading supplier of wireless connectivity silicon, software and solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), Silicon Labs has shipped more than 100 million mesh networking SoCs and modules to customers worldwide. Pricing and Availability Silicon Labs' protocol stack conforming with the Thread 1.1 specification is available now to customers free of charge. Silicon Labs' wireless connectivity products for Thread applications include Mighty Gecko and EM358x wireless SoCs based on ARM® Cortex®-M cores, as well as wireless modules optimized for mesh networking. For more information about Silicon Labs' new Thread protocol stack, hardware platforms and development tools, visit www.silabs.com/thread. Connect with Silicon Labs Follow Silicon Labs at http://news.silabs.com/, at http://blog.silabs.com/, on Twitter at http://twitter.com/siliconlabs, on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/silicon-labs and on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/siliconlabs. Silicon Labs Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB) is a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for the Internet of Things, Internet infrastructure, industrial automation, consumer and automotive markets. We solve the electronics industry's toughest problems, providing customers with significant advantages in performance, energy savings, connectivity and design simplicity. Backed by our world-class engineering teams with unsurpassed software and mixed-signal design expertise, Silicon Labs empowers developers with the tools and technologies they need to advance quickly and easily from initial idea to final product. www.silabs.com Cautionary Language This press release may contain forward-looking statements based on Silicon Labs' current expectations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. For a discussion of factors that could impact Silicon Labs' financial results and cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements, please refer to Silicon Labs' filings with the SEC. Silicon Labs disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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