Profile: Microsemi Corp (MSCC.O)
25 Nov 2014
Microsemi Corporation (Microsemi), incorporated in September 27, 1960, is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance. Its semiconductors manage and control or regulate power, protect against transient voltage spikes and transmit, receive and amplify signals. The Company’s products include high-performance, high-reliability radio frequency (RF) and power components, analog and RF integrated circuits (ICs), standard and customizable system-on-chip solutions (SoCs/cSoCs), and mixed-signal and radiation-tolerant field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). The Company also offers subsystems and modules that include application-specific power modules and Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) midspans. In July 2014, the Company acquired Ireland-based Mingoa, provider of semiconductor IP for hardware accelerated Ethernet OAM and embedded tests. In September 2014, Microsemi Corp completes acquisition of Centellax.
The Company’s products include discrete and integrated component, module, and subsystem solutions that enhance customer designs by improving performance, reliability and power consumption, reducing size or protecting circuits. The principal end markets that it serves include communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial.
The Company competes with Aeroflex Holding Corporation, Altera Corporation, Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc., Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., Texas Instruments, Inc., Integrated Device Technology, Inc., International Rectifier Corp., Linear Technology Corp., M/A COM Technology Solutions Inc., Maxim Integrated Products, Inc., Micrel Incorporated, Monolithic Power Systems, Inc., O2Micro International, Ltd., Semtech Corp., Silicon Laboratories, Inc., Skyworks Solutions, Inc., Supertex, Inc. and Xilinx, Inc. Some of its competitors in developing markets are Integrated Device Technology, Inc., Semtech Corp., Silicon Laboratories, Inc., Skyworks Solutions, Inc. and Triquint Semiconductor, Inc.
ALISO VIEJO CA 92656-2606