SAN DIEGO-Another wireless communications firm is moving into Wireless Valley. Widcomm Inc. has signed a seven-year lease for 47,873 sf of flex space at 9645 Scranton Rd. in the Sorrento Mesa area of San Diego. The lease is valued at $6.98 million.

The two-story building in the San Diego Tech Center was built in 1984. The park, which features a campus-type environment, has multiple fiber-optic providers, including AT&T, MCI/WorldCom, Teligent and Time Warner.

Widcomm, short for Wireless Internet and Data/Voice Communications, designs products for indoor wireless communications. Founded in June1998, the company’s goal is to make wireless communications secure, easy and inexpensive for people with PCs, cellular phones, PDAs and laptops to wirelessly access the Internet, according to CB Richard Ellis.

CB Richard Ellis’ Central San Diego office represented Widcomm in the transaction. Sentre Partners spoke for the San Diego Tech Center.

Broadband-based companies have formed a cluster of sorts in the upscale Sorrento Valley submarket within north-central San Diego County. In September, Verizon Wireless signed a three-year extension of its lease for 54,627 sf of office space at 5355 Mira Sorrento Pl.

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