"Product of the Year" goes to RFMD'S High-Performance CATV Amplifiers
Multiple Awards From Cable Spotlight Recognize RFMD's Product and Technology Leadership
RF Micro Devices, Inc. received "Product of the Year" Awards from Cable Spotlight for three of its broadband cable television (CATV) products. The award winning products -- the RFAM2790 integrated EDGE QAM amplifier, the RFCM2680 GaAs/GaN power doubler and the RFPP2870 push-pull amplifier -- highlight RFMD's product and technology leadership and the Company's ability to improve performance and enhance functionality of global CATV access networks.
Driven by explosive consumer demand for digital content, operators of multi-system networks are seeking more bandwidth, higher output, and lower distortion, while also requiring lower power consumption to reduce operating expenses. RFMD's award-winning CATV products leverage the Company's advanced compound semiconductor technologies, high-volume module assembly and industry-leading manufacturing scale to enable measurable improvements in efficiency, size, and performance.
Norm Hilgendorf, president of RFMD's Multi-Market Products Group, said, "RFMD's best-in-class CATV transmission products are optimized to satisfy the industry's ever-increasing requirements for bandwidth and signal purity. We are honored to be recognized by Cable Spotlight for our CATV amplifiers, and we look forward to introducing additional devices that feature superior power density, high power efficiency, and rugged dependability."
Cable Spotlight is a leading cable technology website. Their Third Annual Cable Spotlight Product of the Year Awards highlight innovative cable technology products brought to market in 2011.