Avago Technologies Demonstrates New Quad-Channel Long-Reach 10G Ethernet QSFP+ Transceiver at INTEROP 2013

Avago Technologies Demonstrates New Quad-Channel Long-Reach 10G Ethernet QSFP+
Transceiver at INTEROP 2013

Industry's Highest Density 10GBASE-LR QSFP+ Transceiver Solution Designed for
Long-Reach 10G Ethernet Applications

SAN JOSE, Calif. and SINGAPORE, May 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avago
Technologies (Nasdaq:AVGO), a leading supplier of analog interface components
for wireless, wireline, and industrial applications, today announced the
interoperability demonstration of its new quad-channel single-mode 10G
Ethernet QSFP+ optical transceiver, the Avago QSFP+ eSM4 solution. The
demonstration will be in the Ethernet Alliance's booth at the INTEROP 2013
exhibition in Las Vegas, Nevada from May 7^th to 9^th. Attendees will
experience first-hand live traffic streams of four 10GBASE-LR data channels
independently transmitted over four 10km single-mode fiber cables. The
transceiver is also compliant to the XLPPI electrical interface specs per IEEE
802.3ba 40G Ethernet standard supporting 40G Ethernet aggregate links in
addition to 10G Ethernet links.

"Avago is excited to be part of the Ethernet Alliance's interoperability
demonstrations of 10G Ethernet at the INTEROP 2013," said Philip Gadd, vice
president and general manager of the Fiber Optics Product Division at Avago.
"The new QSFP+ eSM4 solution demonstrates Avago's continued commitment to
addressing the needs of high density long-reach 10G Ethernet applications."

About Avago Technologies

Avago Technologies is a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a
broad range of analog, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and
subsystems with a focus in III-V compound semiconductor design and processing.
Backed by an extensive portfolio of intellectual property including
approximately 4,200 patents and pending applications, Avago products serve
three primary target markets: wireless communications, wired infrastructure,
and industrial and other. Avago has a global employee presence and heritage of
technical innovation dating back 50 years to its Hewlett-Packard roots. For
more information, visit Avago's website: www.avagotech.com.

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