Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: VTSS), a leading provider of advanced IC solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks, announced that it has received the 2012 Outstanding Delivery Supplier Award from ZTE, a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions.

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Vitesse was selected from a field of approximately 1,000 ZTE suppliers for its exceptional product delivery. Mr. Ye Weimin of ZTE presented this distinction award to Vitesse. Historically, most recipients of ZTE’s supplier awards have been based in China, making this a rare recognition of a U.S.-based IC vendor.

“Vitesse is committed to reinforcing our distinction for product superiority and bolstering our reputation as an outstanding supplier of IC solutions,” said Phil Richards, vice president, Western U.S. and Asia Pacific sales for Vitesse. “Recognition from an industry leader like ZTE is clear evidence of that dedication. We look forward to continued support of ZTE’s success in bringing next-generation networking solutions to market.”

About Vitesse

Vitesse (NASDAQ: VTSS) designs a diverse portfolio of high-performance semiconductor solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks worldwide. Vitesse products enable the fastest-growing network infrastructure markets including Mobile Access/IP Edge, Cloud Computing and SMB/SME Enterprise Networking. Visit www.vitesse.com or follow us on Twitter @VitesseSemi.

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