Module Partners in Embedded Wi-Fi


Alps Electric is a leading global manufacturer of electronic devices, supplying over 40,000 different components to about 2,000 companies all over the world. You won't often see Alps products, but they play vital roles in many devices you use everyday. Our business domain is "Perfecting the Art of Electronics". Throughout its business domain, Alps Electric creates new values that satisfy stakeholders and are friendly to the earth.

"GainSpan's highly integrated Wi-Fi technology has allowed us to create a very small Wi-Fi module that lets manufacturers add Wi-Fi capability to their designs quickly and easily."

JMP Systems

JMP Systems is a Korean WiF R&D firm and manufacturer established in 2000. JMP have developed the unique wireless MAC protocol in 2001 for stable communication at long distance compare to legacy WiFi. The box contains their own technology in FPGA form have been sold until today.

For 10 years JMP have done lots of WiF R&D projects from Korean telco(SKT, KT), big company(Samsung, LG, LS) and government agencies. JMP also have hundred of reference site in WiFi projects which is municipal WiFi deployment, UTIS with police agency, remote CCTV monitoring etc. JMP have over 10 patents regarding the WiFi technology and doing R&D works focus on outdoor WiFi Mesh, video transmission, WiFi hand-off in high speed environment, WiFi RTLS, automobile WiFi module.

About low power serial-to-WiFi solution JMP have made JSN100 module and evaluation board using GainSpan SoC the first time in Korea. OEM ODM biz and JMP's professional development service are available.


Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is an integrated electronic component manufacturer which has developed and commercialized a wide array of ceramic-based electronic components since its foundation in 1944.

We believe that "New quality electronic equipment begins with new quality components and new quality components begin with new quality materials." Guided by this principle, we expand our business based on material technologies.Then, Murata as an "Innovator in Electronics" supports the infrastructure of our electronics society by developing unique products.

Murata's total production system leads from materials to finished products, allowing accumulation of technological elements such as materials, processing, design, and production technology, as well as supporting software, analysis and evaluation. The vertical integration of technology makes our manufacturing technology (Monozukuri) strong, so that we lead the industry by developing new products and provide globally products and service.

North Pole Engineering

NPE, Inc., headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a provider of embedded technology solutions for a broad range of industries. The company specializes in advanced technologies that combine hardware and software disciplines to provide low-cost, low-power solutions to the OEM marketplace. For additional information, visit our website at:

"The low-power consumption, multiple interfaces, and high degree of system integration of GainSpan's system-on-chip enabled us to deliver an advanced hardware and software platform that allows engineers to easily integrate Wi-Fi capability into their embedded products."


RF Monolithics, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is a provider of solutions-driven, technology-enabled wireless connectivity for a broad range of wireless applications - from individual standard and custom components to modules for comprehensive industrial wireless sensor networks and machine-to-machine (M2M) technology. For more information on RFM, please visit the Company's website at

"GainSpan technology is enabling RFM to expand our already broad portfolio of low-power, wireless sensor networking products. We anticipate reaching deeper into the markets that we currently serve while expanding into untapped markets, both with entirely new low-power Wi-Fi sensing applications."


SATORI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. was established in 1947 as a distributor of products manufactured by NEC Corp., principally electronic components and equipment. Since then, the Company has consistently expanded the scale of its business operations. Today, SATORI has grown into a major corporate group comprising a domestic sales network of 12 offices, 3 domestic subsidiaries, and 14 overseas sales subsidiaries.

Products manufactured by Renesas Electronics Corporation account for approximately one-third of SATORI's total sales, but the Company also actively promotes the sale of other makers' products. Ganspan's SOC based W-LAN module is one of the wireless module products developed by Satori. It is possible to correspond to the customer's various custom development demands because Satori group has an excellent RF design and system solution design experience too.


WIZnet is a private fabless semiconductor company, founded on 1998 in Korea.Main Product is an Internet Processor, iMCU, which is specialized by TOE (TCP/IP Offload Engine) technologybased on an unique patented Fully Hardwired TCP/IP. iMCU market is Embedded Internet Devices in a wide variety of applications, which is also segmented locally and regionally.

WIZnet set two missions: Glocalization and Open Hardware Platform. Glocalization is for customized technical support to loyal customers. Open Hardware Platform is to become a market-leading standard of Internet Processor in a new ecosystem of electronics industry. For more information, please check out Wiznet Wi-Fi module and Wiznet Wi-Fi evaluation board