ALISO VIEJO, Calif., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, and Future Electronics, a world-class leader and innovator in the distribution and marketing of electronic components, today announced that the two companies have entered into a broad-based, global distribution agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, Future will provide worldwide sales, design support and fulfillment services for Microsemi's complete line of semiconductor systems solutions, excluding certain government products and services.
"The addition of Future Electronics as a global channel partner marks yet another step forward in our strategy to enhance our worldwide distribution network to better support the expanding business and technical needs of our customers," said Michael G. Sivetts III, vice president of Worldwide Distribution Sales for Microsemi. "We look forward to forging a strong relationship with the Future Electronics team and driving growth opportunities for both companies while expanding our global customer footprint."
"Microsemi has an extensive portfolio of unique, high-performance semiconductor systems solutions that are a great match with our current line card and our customer base, particularly in the industrial sector," said Matthew Rotholz, director of marketing, Analog and Power Products for Future Electronics. "Microsemi products are available from Future Electronics now, and we are currently holding a series of technical training programs to bring our applications engineering and embedded system designers up-to-speed on Microsemi's solutions."Microsemi's product offering includes many industry-leading products. Examples include:
- SmartFusion ®2 System-on-Chip (SoC) FPGAs and IGLOO®2 FPGA devices
- Mixed-signal analog RF power amplifiers (PAs) and front-end modules (FEMs)
- Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) ICs and midspans
- Power/RF discretes and modules
- Communication interface, synchronization and timing products