Adaptec by PMC and Seagate to Showcase 12Gb SAS Solutions at CeBIT 2013

  Adaptec by PMC and Seagate to Showcase 12Gb SAS Solutions at CeBIT 2013

Storage Industry Leader Demonstrates Latest 12Gb SAS RAID Technology Utilizing
PMC’s PM 8063 16 Port RoC Silicon

CeBIT 2013

Business Wire

-- February 28, 2013

PMC® (NASDAQ: PMCS):

Who: PMC® (NASDAQ: PMCS), the semiconductor innovator transforming networks
that connect, move and store big data.

When: March 5 – March 9, 2013

Where: Messegelände Hannover, Germany, Adaptec by PMC CeBIT booth in the
Enterprise Storage Pavilion, Hall 2, Stand E 57-2.

What: Adaptec will showcase the latest PMC 12Gb SAS RoC coupled with Seagate
enterprise-class SSDs in a Chenbro chassis configuration. The demonstration
will highlight the performance of PMC's 16 port PM8063 supporting PCIe Gen3
bandwidth for simultaneous internal and external 12Gb SAS connectivity.

Why: Traditional datacenter solutions do not address density and performance
challenges. Adaptec, Seagate and Chenbro will showcase cutting edge storage
solutions that are critical in meeting current demands of storage systems
administrators. Following a rich history of innovation, PMC continues to
develop and bring to market solutions that meet the growing needs of its
customers worldwide.

About Adaptec by PMC

Adaptec by PMC storage solutions protect, accelerate, and condition data as it
moves through the I/O path. We deliver high-performance, interoperable and
reliable storage solutions combined with leading technical support. Our
products enable customers to innovate storage networks for next-generation
data centers and cloud services, as well as the broader market segments served
by our channel partners. For more information visit www.adaptec.com.

About PMC

PMC (NASDAQ: PMCS) is the semiconductor innovator transforming networks that
connect, move and store big data. Building on a track record of technology
leadership, the company is driving innovation across storage, optical and
mobile networks.PMC’s highly integrated solutions increase performance and
enable next-generation services to accelerate the network transformation. For
more information, visit: www.pmcs.com. Follow PMC on Facebook, Twitter,
LinkedIn and RSS.

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PMC-SIERRA are registered trademarks of PMC-Sierra, Inc. in the United States
and other countries, and PMCS is a trademark of PMC-Sierra, Inc. Other product
and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective
owners. PMC is the corporate brand of PMC-Sierra.

Contact:

PMC
Hillary Choularton, 1 604-415-6671
Communications Specialist
hillary.choularton@pmcs.com
or
US Editorial:
Sarmishta Ramesh, +1 303-296-4423
pmcogilvy@ogilvy.com
or
China Editorial:
Lu Na, +86-10-8520-3026
na.lu@ogilvy.com