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Exar  (Stock symbol: EXAR )

48720 Kato Road
Fremont, CA 94538
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Gary Meyers (Synplicity President/CEO) Richard L Leza (AI Research CEO) Behrooz Abdi (NetLogic Microsystems) Pierre Guilbault (Future Electronics Former CFO) Brian Hilton (Avnet Electronics Marketing President) Izak Bencuya (Imergy Power Systems CEO)
Former outside board: Ronald W Guire (Exar CFO);  Albert E Sisto (Hifn Former CEO) Donald Ciffone (Exar President/CEO);  Oscar Rodriguez (Riverstone Networks Former CEO) Pete Rodriguez (Xpedion Design Systems CEO) Guy W Adams (GWA Capital Partners Managing Director) John S McFarlane (Piano Networks Former Interim CEO) Frank Carrubba (Royal Philips Electronics CTO);  Raimon Conlisk (Conlisk Associates);  James Dykes (Signetics CEO);  George Grega (GE Japan CEO);  Kozo Sato (Exar);  Thomas H Werner (SunPower CEO)

Business description: Exar designs, develops and markets high-performance, analog and mixed-signal silicon solutions for the worldwide communications infrastructure. The Company uses its high-speed, analog, digital and mixed-signal design expertise, system-level knowledge and standard CMOS process technologies to offer highly integrated ICs that facilitate the transport and aggregation of signals in access, metro, and wide area networks. The Company's physical layer silicon solutions address network transmission standards, such as T/E carrier, ATM and SONET/SDH. Additionally, Exar provides solutions for the serial communications market as well as the video and imaging markets.
Customers include: AlcatelATandTCisco SystemsNokiaNortel NetworksSeagate TechnologySONYTellabs;  Lucent

Ownership: Public  
Stock Symbol: EXAR

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Record updated: Apr 2014
Sector: Semiconductor
Year Founded: 1970
Headcount: 201-300 as of Jan 2008
Ownership: Public  
Stock Symbol: EXAR