Google sells Motorola Mobility Home for $2.4 bn
ARRIS expected the acquisition of Motorola Home to enhance its ability to provide innovative products and services for delivering video to homes.
Internet and cable service providers Comcast and Time Warner were the two biggest ARRIS customers prior to the acquisition.
The deal also comes with a “generous patent portfolio” and technology licenses between the companies, as per ARRIS executives.
Key ARRIS product areas include in-home boxes for routing Internet data, cable video, online telephone calls and other services.