updated 09:05 am EST, Thu April 4, 2002
Apple today announced that it has acquired Zayante, a leader in FireWire technology. Zayante's president and CEO Prashant Kanhere will join Apple to promote the adoption of FireWire technology. "By acquiring Zayante, Apple is extending its commitment to FireWire as the premiere, high-speed digital interface solution," said Jon Rubinstein, Apple's senior vice president of Hardware Engineering. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.