|Details for the panel are as follows:|
|Panel: Emerging Technologies, Trends, and Possibilities in Designing Multicore SoC Platforms|
|Date: Thursday, October 25, 2012|
|Time: 11:00am-12:00pm, Pacific Time|
|Location: Irvine, California, Hilton Irvine|
GigOptix, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GIG), a leading fabless supplier of semiconductor and optical components that enable high-speed information streaming, today announced that Wayne Locke, Director of ASIC Engineering at GigOptix, will participate in the “Emerging Technologies, Trends, and Possibilities in Designing Multicore SoC Platforms” panel at the 10 th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference, Exhibit & Workshops on October 25, 2012 in Irvine, California.
GigOptix’s rich portfolio of Analog & Digital IP’s, particularly for optical applications, allows it to develop new products and expand its offering for optically and conventionally connected SoC’s. “Our ASIC team’s long experience in SoC implementation and integration of own and 3rd part IPs, allows customers to create custom integrated circuits utilizing our unique Structured ASIC for low investment custom solutions, or Standard Cell & Hybrid ASIC technologies for optimal product cost,” commented Anil Chaudhry, Vice President and General Manager of the ASIC Product Line at GigOptix. “We primarily focus on the Industrial, Medical, Mil/Aero and Communication markets for ASICs which have long product life cycles. To support our customers need for continuity of supply GigOptix is also particularly skilled in the conversion of obsolete ASICs/FPGAs and the enabling for product lifetime extension with its Sunset Rescue Program.” About GigOptix, Inc. GigOptix is a leading fabless supplier of semiconductor and optical components that enable high-speed end-to-end information streaming over the network and address emerging high-growth opportunities in the communications, industrial, defense and avionics industries. GigOptix offers a unique broad portfolio of Drivers, TIAs and TFPSTM optical modulators for 40G, 100G and 400G fiber-optic telecommunications and data-communications networks, and high performance MMIC solutions that enable next generation wireless microwave systems up to 90GHz and drivers. GigOptix also offers a wide range of digital and mixed-signal ASIC solutions and enables product lifetime extension through its GigOptix Sunset Rescue Program. For more information, please visit http://www.gigoptix.com.