Vitesse Named Finalist For Carrier Ethernet APAC 2012 Awards

Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: VTSS), a leading provider of advanced IC solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks, announced that its VeriTime™ chipset was named a finalist for the Carrier Ethernet APAC 2012 awards in the Best Carrier Ethernet Mobile Backhaul category. The chipset is already also used in four OEM platforms shortlisted in various categories for the Carrier Ethernet APAC 2012 awards.

Featuring Vitesse’s IEEE1588v2 LTE-Advanced-ready VeriTime technology, the chipset consists of SynchroPHY1 Gigabit Ethernet (GE), 10GE and 10GE OTN PHYs and Carrier Ethernet Switch Engines. It was also recently recognized in the “Best Chipset/Processor” category at the LTE North America 2012 Awards and used in three OEM finalist platforms at that event.

The winners will be announced during the Carrier Ethernet APAC 2012 event at an evening reception taking place on December 4, 2012 at the Mira Hotel in Hong Kong. The Carrier Ethernet APAC 2012 awards recognize excellence and leadership in the development, marketing and delivery of Carrier Ethernet services, as well as the achievements of solutions providers in the Carrier Ethernet market. Vitesse Semiconductor joins wireless industry leaders such as Alcatel-Lucent, Ciena, Cisco Systems and other companies making the shortlist in various categories.

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.

Vitesse is a registered trademark and VeriTime and SynchroPHY are trademarks of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation in the United States and other jurisdictions. All other trademarks or registered trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective holders.

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