M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc was incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware in March 2009. It is a provider of analog semiconductor solutions that enable next-generation internet applications, the cloud connected apps economy, and the modern, networked battlefield across the radio frequency (RF), microwave, millimeterwave and photonic spectrum. The Company design and manufacture differentiated, products for customers. It offers standard and custom devices, which include integrated circuits (IC), multi-chip modules, power pallets and transistors, diodes, amplifiers, switches and switch limiters, passive and active components and complete subsystems, across three markets. The Company's semiconductor products are electronic components that customers incorporate into larger electronic systems, such as, point-to-point wireless backhaul radios, high-density networks, active antenna arrays, radar, magnetic resonance imaging systems (MRI) and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Its markets are Networks, which includes carrier and enterprise infrastructure, wired broadband and cellular backhaul, cellular infrastructure, photonic solutions and fiber optic applications; Aerospace and Defense (A&D), which includes military and commercial radar, RF jammers, electronic countermeasures, and communication data links; and Multi-market, which includes industrial, medical, test and measurement and scientific applications. It manages one reportable operating segment, which designs, develops, manufactures, and markets semiconductors and modules. Its products are sold in the U.S., Asia, and Europe. It competes with Avago Technologies Limited, Cobham, Microsemi, Qorvo and Skyworks. As of October 2, 2015, it had 409 U.S. and 161 foreign patents and 61 U.S. and 41 foreign pending patent applications covering elements of circuit design, manufacturing and wafer fabrication.