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Headquartered in San Jose, CA, Premier Devices, Inc. designs and produces product solutions which support a wide array of applications -- including cellular telephones and networks, mobile data applications, wireless local loop, broadband/CATV, wireless local area networks, satellite communications, vehicle sensors, navigation, and radar. Premier Devices standard product line includes transformers, splitters, couplers, mixers, amplifiers, oscillators, circulators and VCO's. The Company's manufacturing center, located in Shanghai, China, has approximately 300 employees.

Premier Devices, Inc. engages in the design and development of radio frequency (RF) and microwave components and subsystems. The company offers wireless and RF products, mixers, splitters, transformers, couplers, isolators, circulators, substrates, and microwave technical solutions. Its products are used in various applications, including cellular telephones and networks, mobile data applications, wireless local loops, wireless local area networks, broadband/CATV, RFID, satellite communications, vehicle sensors, navigation, and wireline and wireless high-speed voice/data/video communication systems, such as CATV, cellular base stations, and fiber optics and radar.

On April 3, 2006 (“the closing date”), Sirenza acquired Premier Devices, Inc. (“PDI”). PDI designs, manufactures and markets complementary RF components featuring technologies common to existing and planned Sirenza products.

Premier Devices, Inc. Headquartered in San Jose, CA, PDI designs, manufactures and markets a broad range of products including a family of amplifiers for CATV infrastructure applications and a broad range of RF components for wireless and other communication network applications. PDI also provides custom manufacturing and testing services through its microwave technical solutions business line. PDI has approximately 500 employees in design and manufacturing centers in San Jose, CA, Shanghai, China and Nuremberg, Germany, serving a diverse customer base of many of the world’s leading technology companies including Alcatel, C-Cor, Huawei, Motorola, RFS, Scientific Atlanta and ZTE.

Sirenza Microdevices is a supplier of radio frequency (RF) components. Headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, with design centers throughout the U.S., Sirenza Microdevices designs and develops RF components for commercial communications, consumer, and aerospace and defense (A&D) equipment markets. Sirenza’s integrated circuit (IC) and multi-chip module (MCM) product lines include amplifiers, power amplifiers, transceivers, tuners, discrete devices, RF signal processing components, signal source components, government and military specified components, and antennae and receivers for satellite radio. Certifications include ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System and ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System (registered by QMI). Detailed product information may be found on Sirenza’s website at http://www.sirenza.com