Tessera Technologies, Inc. is a holding company. The Company operates through its subsidiaries in two segments: Intellectual Property and DigitalOptics. Its Intellectual Property segment is managed by Tessera Intellectual Property Corp., including managing the patent and licensing portfolios of its subsidiaries, Tessera, Inc. and Invensas Corporation (Invensas). Its Intellectual Property business, consists of engineering, licensing, account administration and litigation teams, generates revenue from patented innovations through license agreements with semiconductor companies and outsourced semiconductor assembly and test companies. DigitalOptics Corporation and its subsidiaries (DOC) operate its DigitalOptics business. In August 2013, Tessera Technologies Inc announced that FLIR Systems, Inc. acquired a portion of the assets of Tessera's Micro-Optics business based in Charlotte, North Carolina.