United Monolithic Semiconductor, a European leader in microwave and millimeter-wave MMIC solutions announces the opening of a new design and customer support center in the United States.

Based in the New England area, the center will be operational in January 2009 and will contribute to the expansion of UMS’ offer with components operating from DC to 100 GHz, addressing the telecommunication infrastructures, SATCOM, Automotive, Defense & Space, Instrumentation and industrial market sectors. Additionally, UMS will use this US Center to provide its American customers with high level of technical support and fast response to inquiries on existing products and new custom designs.