Microsemi Expert Presents Power over Ethernet at 2nd Annual Ethernet Technology Summit

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 22, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Microsemi Corporation(Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor technology aimed at building a smart, secure, connected world, today announced that it will participate in the 2nd Annual Ethernet Technology Summit in Santa Clara, CA.

Power over Ethernet (PoE) is a reality in today's enterprise world. Savvy IT managers use it to deploy fail-safe business tools and equipment in areas where no AC power is available. Attend the 2nd Annual Ethernet Summit to learn about modern techniques that utilize Power over Ethernet to minimize energy consumption at the enterprise level from the Microsemi experts.

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Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC) offers the industry's most comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor technology. Committed to solving the most critical system challenges, Microsemi's products include high-performance, high-reliability analog and RF devices, mixed signal integrated circuits, FPGAs and customizable SoCs, and complete subsystems. Microsemi serves leading system manufacturers around the world in the defense, security, aerospace, enterprise, commercial, and industrial markets. Learn more at .

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