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Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. is a semiconductor company that designs, develops and markets power solutions. The Company operates through one segment that includes the design, development, marketing and sale of semiconductor-based power electronics solutions for the computing and storage, automotive, industrial, communications and consumer markets. Its product families include Direct Current (DC) to DC Products and Lighting Control Products. Its DC-to-DC integrated circuits (ICs) are used to convert and control voltages within a range of electronic systems, such as portable electronic devices, wireless local area network (LAN) access points, computers, monitors, infotainment applications and medical equipment. The Lighting control ICs are used in backlighting and general illumination products. Lighting control ICs for backlighting are used in systems that provide the light source for liquid crystal display (LCD) panels found in computers, car navigation systems and televisions.