We are a fast-growing semiconductor company specializing in integrated connectivity, advanced timing, and signal integrity solutions for the computing, communications, and consumer market segments. Our technology offers system design solutions to the challenges presented by high-bandwidth, high-speed serial protocols. Pericom was founded in San Jose in 1990 by Alex Hui and John Hui, where the company has thrived and grown to over 900 employees worldwide with design centers in North America (where our headquarters are located) and Asia; our technical and sales support offices are located around the globe. Pericom is listed on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol PSEM.
Our Connectivity Products include high speed signal switches and multiplexers, interface logic and voltage translation, power management, PCI/PCIe bridges and packet switches, Home Appliance, and Video Decoders.
Our Signal Integrity Products include ReDriver™ / Repeater products for PCIe, Ethernet, XAUI, SATA, SAS, USB3, HDMI, and DisplayPort.
Our Timing Products include quartz based Crystals and Crystal Oscillators, and silicon based clock generators and buffers, Real Time Clocks, and specialty timing products.
What makes us different from the competition?
We are dedicated to providing solutions that enable better, faster and more reliable signal connectivity. This focus has produced our broad portfolio of silicon-based ICs, quartz crystals and crystal oscillators, fully integrated and compatible for maximizing the potential of high-speed signals.
Our elegant one-chip solutions:
Replace expensive multiple-chip designs
Eliminate expensive cable
Allow for maximum flexibility
Increase system reliablity
Shorten development time and costs
MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 20, 2015) - Pericom Semiconductor Corporation ("Pericom" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PSEM) announced today that, based on a preliminary count of the votes cast at the Company's Special Meeting of Shareholders held this morning, Pericom shareholders have approved the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger between Diodes Incorporated ("Diodes") (NASDAQ: DIOD) and Pericom (the "Agreement").
Milpitas, CA – November 19, 2015 – Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (“Pericom” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: PSEM) announced today that leading independent proxy advisory firm, Glass, Lewis & Co. (“Glass Lewis”) issued an update this evening to its report, dated November 11, 2015, in favor of a Pericom-Diodes transaction.
As you know, our Special Meeting of Shareholders (the “Special Meeting”) will be held on Friday, November 20, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. PT. The Special Meeting is being called primarily to seek shareholder approval of the acquisition of Pericom by Diodes Incorporated (“Diodes”) (NASDAQ: DIOD), pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger between Diodes and Pericom, dated September 2, 2015, as amended November 5, 2015 (the “Diodes Merger Agreement” or the “Agreement”).
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