Icera has developed a high performance soft modem technology for mobile broadband phone and data devices. These include mobile broadband datacards and USB sticks, cellular modules for laptops and mobile internet devices (MIDs). In addition, Icera’s soft modem provides the ideal slim modem for high performance smartphones. Providing the highest performance 3G HSDPA and HSUPA data rates at low power and cost, Icera's platform solutions give manufacturers maximum flexibility to deliver differentiated, high performance mobile broadband devices in the shortest time possible. The company, founded in 2002 by a highly experienced group of semiconductor executives, is staffed by a team with world leading expertise in custom processor design, wireless algorithm development, CMOS RF design and wireless handset platform integration. Icera, which has raised venture funding totalling over $300M to date, is headquartered in Bristol UK, with design locations in the UK, France, Canada and US with sales and support in Japan, Taiwan, Korea, the US and Europe.
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Parent CompanyNVIDIA
HQAlmondsbury, GB
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Icera was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Almondsbury, GB

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Key People/Management at Icera

Stan Boland

Stan Boland

CEO & President and Founder
Steve Allpress

Steve Allpress

CTO, VP Modem Software and Founder
Steve Chandler

Steve Chandler

Vice President Legal and Intellectual Property
Pete Cumming

Pete Cumming

Vice President System Engineering
Rick Dingle

Rick Dingle

VP Customer Product Engineering
Simon Knowles

Simon Knowles

Vice President Strategy & DXP, Technology and Founder
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Icera Office Locations

Icera has offices in Almondsbury, Cambridge, Austin, Richardson and in 5 other locations
Almondsbury, GB (HQ)
2520 Aztec W
Cambridge, GB
Trinity House, Cambridge Business Park, Cowley Road,
Xian Shi, CN
48 Keji Rd, Gao Xin Shang Quan, Yanta Qu
Valbonne, FR
WTC1 - Bat 4 - entree M 1300 route des Cretes 06560,
Tokyo, JP
Level 28, Shinagawa Intercity Tower A 2-15-1 Konan, Minato-ku
Seongnam-si, KR
6 Jeongja-dong, Bundang-gu
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Icera Financials and Metrics

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$244.5 m


In total, Icera had raised $244.5 m. Icera is a subsidiary of NVIDIA

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Icera Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Icera founded?

    Icera was founded in 2002.

  • Who are Icera key executives?

    Icera's key executives are Stan Boland, Steve Allpress and Steve Chandler.

  • How many employees does Icera have?

    Icera has 15 employees.

  • Who are Icera competitors?

    Competitors of Icera include Hisilicon, Siemens Digital Industries Software and Otsuka.

  • Where is Icera headquarters?

    Icera headquarters is located at 2520 Aztec W, Almondsbury.

  • Where are Icera offices?

    Icera has offices in Almondsbury, Cambridge, Austin, Richardson and in 5 other locations.

  • How many offices does Icera have?

    Icera has 11 offices.