HYDRA1.x is a family of Blu Wireless’s flexible, licensable baseband IPs for Gigabit wireless ICs based on IEEE 802.11ad with feature and performance extensions for carrier-grade networking. The IPs are compatible with mainstream beamforming radios and are supported by the Blu Wireless network driver host software for Linux. HYDRA1.x delivers the basis for competitive silicon, enabling economically smart, multi-gigabit products with low-power consumption.
HYDRA2.X from Blu Wireless is a family of next-generation baseband technology for mmWave wireless applications, based on IEEE 802.11ay with throughputs of more than 10 Gbps per sector. The flexible, scalable HYDRA2.X architecture will support all mandatory features of IEEE 802.11-2016 DMG modes including SC 64 QAM along with an extended set of Blu Wireless extensions for carrier-grade access in backhaul, infrastructure and high-speed transport applications.