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Inphi continues to achieve success; receives two prestigious awards

Deloitte and Inc. magazine recognize Inphi as an industry leader

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., October 20, 2009 – Inphi Corporation, a privately held high-speed analog semiconductor company, has been honored by both Deloitte and Inc. magazine for its industry-leading performance.

By addressing fast-growing networking and data center applications with innovative products, Inphi has not only achieved profitability but also experienced an annual growth rate of greater than 30 percent for five consecutive years – even during the challenging economies of 2008 and 2009. The Deloitte and Inc. recognitions further validate Inphi’s dominant position in the high-speed analog semiconductor industry and acknowledge the exceptional growth the company has achieved.

Inphi is ranked number 134 on Deloitte’s 2009 Technology Fast 500™ list of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Inphi also is ranked by Deloitte as the eighth fastest-growing technology company in the Los Angeles area.

In addition, Inphi is ranked fourth on the Inc. 500I5000 list of top companies in the computer hardware industry.

“I am very pleased with Inphi’s outstanding success and growth, especially during a depressed economy,” said Young K. Sohn, president and CEO of Inphi Corporation. “These most recent rankings are a direct reflection of our commitment to building a profitable company with customer focus and technology leadership. From Inphi’s inception, we have tackled some of the most daunting technical challenges within large, diverse markets – achieving numerous industry firsts while building a portfolio of more than 150 differentiated products. As a result, we have created real value and captured significant market share.”

Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 award winners for 2009 are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth during the five-year period from 2004 to 2008. To be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of their operating revenues; be in business for a minimum of five years; and have headquarters in North America.

The Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2005 through 2008. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by the first week of 2005, and therefore able to show four full calendar years of sales.

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About Inc. magazine
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC, Inc. ( is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 712,961, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology. Visit us online at

About Inphi
Inphi Corporation, a high-speed analog semiconductor company, provides leading-edge interface components that address the bandwidth, capacity and power issues faced by data centers and 40G/100G networks for cloud computing. By leveraging its core competencies in advanced analog technologies, signal integrity, power management, packaging and process technologies, Inphi has taken a leadership role in the markets it serves. Inphi’s more than 150 analog server, storage and broadband networking components push the boundaries of existing technologies and pave the way for new applications. To learn more about Inphi, visit