PMC to Participate in Broadband World Forum 2012

SUNNYVALE, Calif--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PMC is showcasing new hybrid copper (DSL) and fiber (FTTH) connectivity solutions at the Broadband World Forum.

RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Amsterdam, October 16-18, 2012

Who: PMC (NASDAQ:PMCS), the semiconductor innovator transforming networks that connect, move and store big data, is showcasing together with its silicon partner Metanoia Communications a new hybrid fiber/copper connectivity solution. Yaniv Lavi, PMC product line manager, will showcase and highlight the benefits of this new connectivity solution.

When: October 16-18, 2012

Where: RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Amsterdam

What: PMC & Metanoia are participating in the annual Broadband World Forum, showcasing this new connectivity at Metanoia’s stand F19 at the exhibition. The showcased solution offers an innovative way to connect GPON networks with VDSL2 networks addressing the most updated market needs. For appointments contact Mr. Lavi directly at

Why: This solution addresses the need to provide fiber grade services and speeds over existing copper without the CAPEX spending involved with replacing them with fiber. The solution being highlighted doesn’t require an external power source, and as such it offers the OPEX saving benefit of Passive Optical Networks.

About Broadband World Forum

Broadband World Forum 2012 is the world’s largest Broadband event, attracting thousands of decision-makers from across the globe. Now celebrating its 12th anniversary year, the event is the only place to meet the entire broadband industry in one place at one time.

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 Follow PMC on Twitter, LinkedIn and RSS.

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Hillary Choularton, 1 604-415-6671
Communications Specialist

Source: PMC-Sierra