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  1. Microsemi Achieves QML Class Q Qualification for RT ProASIC3 FPGAsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Information Technology

    "The QML qualification for our RT Pro+ASIC3 FPGAs validates the quality and reliability of these devices, as well as our qualification and manufacturing screening processesi 1 2putting these products in a class of their own," said , director of marketing, space and aviation at Microsemi. "This qualification opens the door for many Microsemi space customers to take advantage of the reprogrammability and easy prototyping of these devices, without the requirement to provide the extra paperwork necessary when using non-qualified products."

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  2. Microsemi to Present at Stephens' Spring Investment ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Information Technology

    The webcst will be hosted on the site for 90 days. About Microsemi Microsemi Corporation offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial markets.

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  3. Microsemi Announces Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Certification for its...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Design And Reuse

    Microsemi Corporation , a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it has achieved Metro Ethernet Forum Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification of its Serval™ VSC7418 CE switch engine and CEServices™ application software. A virtual requirement from service providers, CE 2.0 certification of the turnkey hardware and software solution enables Microsemi original equipment manufacturer and original design manufacturing customers to accelerate time-to-market with readily interoperable, standards-based equipment for Ethernet business service delivery.

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  4. Artec Global Media Inc. Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire New BusinessRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Sys-Con Media

    The Letter of Intent requires a due diligence period before the parties to the Letter of Intent proceed to a more formal asset purchase agreement. The Letter of Intent calls for cash investments to be made into the to-be-acquired company after finalization of the asset purchase agreement, and these investments will be used to help grow the existing business.

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  5. Microsemi and its Distributors to Strategize During EDS SummitRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Information Technology

    Microsemi Corporation , a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, will be hosting a variety of strategic meetings to strengthen its distribution program during the EDS Summit in Las Vegas May 12-15, 2015. Through these high-level meetings and discussions, the company will leverage its distributor relationships to evaluate new opportunities and reset distribution goals.

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  6. Microsemi Awarded $6.1 Million Contract with DOD CustomerRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    "We are delighted to receive this award in direct support of America's war fighters and our key allies," said , Microsemi vice president and general manager. "Microsemi continues to provide key design and manufacturing capabilities critical to our nation's defense and security."

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  7. Microsemi Successfully Completes Vitesse Tender OfferRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Information Technology

    Microsemi expects to complete the acquisition of Vitesse later today through a merger under Section 251 of the General Corporation Law of the Based on information provided by Computershare, the depositary for the tender offer, as of the expiration of the tender offer, approximately 60,338,415 shares were validly tendered and not withdrawn in the tender offer, representing approximately 79.5 percent of the sum of Vitesse's then outstanding shares plus a number equal to the number of Vitesse's shares issuable upon the vesting , conversion, settlement or exercise of all then outstanding warrants, options, benefit plans, obligations or securities convertible or exchangeable into Vitesse shares, or other rights to acquire or be issued Vitesse shares, in each case, with an exercise or conversion price below per share.

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  8. Microsemi Offers A Buy-The-Dip, But Wireless Is A ConcernRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Microsemi met its targets for the fiscal second quarter and guidance wasn't that bad, but the Street is increasingly concerned about a weakening communications market that is sapping semiconductor orders. Aerospace and satellite demand may be picking up faster than expected, and management has laid out plans to capture higher content in both markets.

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  9. Microsemi Reports Second Quarter 2015 ResultsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Information Technology

    Gross margin on both a GAAP and non-GAAP basis for the second quarter of 2015 was 57.1 percent. GAAP gross margin improved 170 basis points from 55.4 percent reported in the first quarter of 2015 and improved 530 basis points from 51.8 percent reported in the second quarter of 2014.

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  10. Microsemi Announces Webcast and Access Information for Fiscal Second Quarter Earnings Conference CallRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Information Technology

    To access the webcast, log on to www.microsemi.com , go to the Investors section, and then to Events and Presentations. To listen to the live webcast, visit this website approximately 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to register, download and install any necessary adio software.

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  11. It's an Analog WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | EETimes

    ... programmable digital fabric, memory, and a microcontroller on a single chip. Microsemi acquired the Fusion range from Actel, but chose to drop the analog components in favor of security-related features for the follow-on SmartFusion family, somewhat ...

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  12. Microsemi and OneSpin Solutions Target High-reliability Design...Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | ThomasNet

    OneSpin 360 EC-FPGA Used to Verify Microsemi FPGA Designs, Including SmartFusion2 SoC FPGAs and IGLOO2 FPGAs, for Safety Critical Applications ALISO VIEJO and SAN JOSE, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation , a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, and OneSpin Solutions today announced that OneSpin 360 Equivalence Checking -FPGA verification solution now fully supports Microsemi's Libero System-on-Chip design flow.

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  13. More Of The Same From Microsemi ... And That's Just FineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... bought a relatively small public company that has had some challenges in the past. Like past deals for Symmetricom, Actel, and White Electronic, I believe the Vitesse deal will add some significant capabilities to Microsemi's portfolio above and ...

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  14. Microsemi Gets Outperform Rating Amid DiversificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Investor's Business Daily

    's efforts to expand its customer base and product lines prompted an analyst Monday to start coverage of the chipmaker with an outperform rating and a price target of 47. "Microsemi has been credibly transforming itself from a company with an oversized exposure to discretes, and to aerospace and defense, to a bigger company with a more profitable and diversified portfolio of products and end markets," BMO Capital Markets analyst Edward Williams said in a research note.

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  15. Microsemi and OneSpin Solutions Target High-reliability Design...Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Information Technology

    Equivalency checking has become a critical component in the verification of high-reliability designs such as safety critical components, ensuring that no issues are introduced during the design refinement process. OneSpin's EC-FPGA product augments Microsemi's Libero design flow to ensure the functional consistency of high-reliability designs throughout design refinement, significantly reducing the risk of an end-product fault.

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  16. Microsemi PT Raised to $40.00 at Stifel NicolausRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus' price target would suggest a potential upside of 15.34% from the stock's previous close.

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  17. Dual-Axis Motor Control Kit leverages SmartFusion2 SoC FPGA.Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | ThomasNet

    Scalable across several industries, SmartFusion2 SoC FPGA dual-axis motor control kit simplifies motor control designs using single SoC FPGA. Kit comes ready to use with evaluation board, access to Microsemi encrypted motor control IP, and Libero Gold Edition license.

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  18. 's Top #PreMarket GainersRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Benzinga

    Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. gained 36.41% to $5.32 in pre-market trading after Microsemi Corp. announced its plans to acquire Vitesse Semiconductor for $5.28 per share. Retrophin, Inc. shares gained 34.15% to $19.80 in the pre-market trading session on the FDA approval of Cholbam.

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  19. Microsemi Introduces Second Generation Highly Secure 64GB Solid State DriveRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Information Technology

    With data security threats increasing, Microsemi specifically designed its latest SSD for market applications where data protection is of the utmost importance. It overcomes malicious attack concerns with Microsemi's unique factory firmware lockdown technology to prevent covert firmware repurposing.

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  20. Zacks Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for MicrosemiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "neutral" rating reiterated by Zacks in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They currently have a $33.00 price objective on the stock.

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