Intel is acquiring Rivet Networks, a leader in software and cloud-based technologies for networking connectivity.
Intel and Rivet Networks have partnered to build the Killer AX1650 Wi-Fi solution, which delivers entertainment and gaming experiences along with powerful Wi-Fi 6 technology. Rivet Networks’ capabilities, including its software, are complementary to Intel’s wireless products and capabilities.
Rivet Networks’ products deliver speed, intelligence and control for gamers and performance users. Its products maximize Wi-Fi bandwidth utilization and optimize the wireless network connection on PC platforms. In addition, Rivet Networks’ products can also utilize the combination of Ethernet and Wi-Fi to prioritize traffic over both connections.
Rivet Networks' team will join Intel's Wireless Solutions Group within the Client Computing Group. Rivet Networks’ key products, including its Killer brand, will integrate into Intel’s broader PC Wi-Fi portfolio.