AppliedMicro Ships X-Gene Samples to Customers, Partners

AppliedMicro Ships X-Gene Samples to Customers, Partners

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As reported by Stacey
Higginbotham of GigaOm, Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (Nasdaq:AMCC), also
known as AppliedMicro, today announced that in March 2013 it sampled reference
boards containing its X-Gene™ Server on a Chip™ product. Samples were shipped
to multiple key strategic customers and partners including Dell Inc., RedHat,
Inc. and others.

The article may be found online at
http://gigaom.com/2013/04/03/applied-micro-cloud-chip/ and at www.apm.com.

About AppliedMicro

Applied Micro Circuits Corporation is a global leader in computing and
connectivity solutions for next-generation cloud infrastructure and data
centers. AppliedMicro delivers silicon solutions that dramatically lower total
cost of ownership. Corporate headquarters are located in Sunnyvale,
California. www.apm.com.

Applied Micro Circuits Corporation, AMCC, AppliedMicro, X-Gene and Server on a
Chip are trademarks or registered trademarks of Applied Micro Circuits
Corporation. All other product or service names are the property of their
respective owners.

CONTACT: Media Contact:
        
         AppliedMicro
         Michael Major
         408-542-8831
         mmajor@apm.com

company logo