Motorola Solutions and Infinite Peripherals Settle on Patent Licensing Agreement
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Aug. 4, 2011 – Symbol Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI), and Infinite Peripherals, Inc. today announced that Infinite Peripherals has taken a license to Symbol’s patented intellectual property. Under the patent license agreement, Infinite Peripherals has agreed to pay ongoing royalties for rights to Symbol’s patents in the fields of laser and imaging barcode scanning accessories that are designed to attach to personal digital assistants (PDA) and smartphones. The specific terms of the settlement are confidential.
Bob Sanders, senior vice president, Enterprise Solutions Wireless Network Solutions, Motorola Solutions
“We are pleased to have reached an amicable business resolution outside the courts. This settlement again validates the strength of Symbol’s pioneering intellectual property, especially in this emerging market of PDA and Smartphone accessories.”
About Infinite Peripherals
Founded in 1993 as a source for receipt printers for the point of sale market, Infinite Peripherals, Inc. (IPC) now supplies mobile peripheral devices, receipt printers, mechanisms and other receipt printer-related components to numerous industries, including retail, industrial measurement, security, time and attendance, ATM, hospitality, medical, gaming and amusement. The Linēa-pro 4 from Infinite Peripherals maximizes the functionality and convenience of personal digital assistants and smartphones by adding a 1D or 2D barcode scanner and magnetic stripe reader. In addition to point of sale capabilities, the versatile Linēa-pro interacts with software written for other applications and industries, including inventory management, asset tracking, ID verification, lead tracking, inspection/work flow, dispatch, time/labor and lab and healthcare.
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