Profile: Applied Micro Circuits Corp (AMCC.OQ)
5 Feb 2016
Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC), incorporated on February 6, 1987, provides silicon solutions for cloud infrastructure and data centers, as well as connectivity products for edge, metro and long haul communications equipment. The Company's products are used in a variety of communications and other networking applications, such as the infrastructure for data centers, wide area networks, carrier access networks, and enterprise networks. Its products include the X-Gene ARM 64 bit Server on a Chip solution (X-Gene), along with the X-Weave family of connectivity products, for cloud/hyperscale and enterprise applications. Data center and enterprise networks continue to deploy computing and storage assets. The Company's data center connectivity technology portfolio, consisting of optical, backplane and short reach copper solutions, provides high-speed connectivity with increased port density.
The Company's products include Server on a Chip Products, Embedded Computing Products and Connectivity Products. Its Server on a Chip Products include X-Gene, which is an ARM 64-bit Server on a Chip platform in production, featuring eight high-performance cores operating at up to 2.4GHz, coupled with network and storage offload engines and integrated Ethernet. Its Embedded Computing Products include its embedded processors, which are deployed in a variety of applications in markets such as wireless LAN, residential, data centers, and enterprise. The Company's connectivity Products include an array of physical layer (PHY), framer and mapper solutions. The Company's X-Weave family of connectivity products are designed to meet the needs of public cloud, private cloud and enterprise data centers. The X-Weave family includes products spanning 100Gbps to 240Gbps of throughput with multi-protocol features and high density.
The Company competes with Intel, Advanced Micro Devices, Broadcom, Cavium, Qualcomm, Freescale Semiconductor, Broadcom, Inphi and PMC-Sierra.
Applied Micro Circuits Corp
4555 Great America Pkwy Ste 601
SANTA CLARA CA 95054-1288