Intel and Linksys to Improve the Wireless Broadband Experience for Home and Small Office Users

My spin: This is a GREAT boon for Linksys and follows INTEL’s strategy of providing dollars to further technology ie “Intel Inside”. However, doesn’t Intel sell the same hardware that Linksys does – or did they exit the business of selling – routers, network cards, etc.
News Clip: SANTA CLARA and IRVINE, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ — Intel Corporation and Linksys(R), a division of Cisco Systems, Inc., today established a technology and marketing program to improve the experience of setting up and operating wireless networks in homes and small offices using Linksys wireless routers and access points and Intel(R) Centrino(TM) mobile technology.