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USE OF THIS WEBSITE.

When you register on this Website, or when you contact LSI through this Website for the purpose of receiving products or services, LSI may collect certain personal information about you. LSI's use of such information is governed by the provisions of the LSI Privacy Statement. You agree to provide true, accurate, current, and complete information and to update such information as necessary to keep it true, accurate, current, and complete.  LSI may terminate, suspend, or modify your registration with, or access to, all or part of this Website, without notice, at any time and for any reason. If you breach any of these Terms, your authorization to use this Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed Documents (and any copies thereof).

NOTICE SPECIFIC TO DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE.

Except as set forth in a Separate Agreement, permission to use Documents from this Website is granted, provided that (1) you retain in all copies all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Documents, (2) use of such Documents from this Website is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media and (3) no modifications of any Documents are made.

Documents specified above do not include the design or layout of the lsi.com website or any other LSI owned, operated, licensed or controlled site. Elements of this Website are protected by trade dress, trademark, unfair competition and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from any this Website may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted in writing by LSI. Ownership of all such trademarks and the goodwill associated with them remains with LSI or the applicable trademark holder. Use of any and all LSI trademarks shall at all times conform to LSI's trademark usage policy.

LSI AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE DOCUMENTS PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH DOCUMENTS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. LSI AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL LSI AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE LIABILITY OF LSI AND ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE EXCEED ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS (US$100).

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of warranties or liability for certain damages, so the above exclusions may not apply to you.

THE DOCUMENTS PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. LSI AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE PRODUCT(S) AND/OR THE PROGRAM(S) DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME.

NOTICE SPECIFIC TO SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE.

Any software that is made available to download from this Website ("Software") is the copyrighted work of LSI and/or its suppliers. Use of the Software is governed by the terms of the license agreement, which accompanies or is included with the Software or has been agreed to by LSI and you in writing ("License Agreement"). An end user may not install any Software that is accompanied by or includes a License Agreement, unless he or she first agrees to the License Agreement terms. If no License Agreement accompanies or is included with the Software, then such Software shall be deemed to be Documents hereunder and these Terms shall govern your sue of such Software.

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COPYING OR REPRODUCTION OF THE SOFTWARE TO ANY OTHER WEBSITE OR LOCATION FOR FURTHER REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED, UNLESS SUCH REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PERMITTED BY THE LICENSE AGREEMENT ACCOMPANYING SUCH SOFTWARE.

THE SOFTWARE IS WARRANTED, IF AT ALL, ONLY ACCORDING TO THE TERMS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT. EXCEPT AS WARRANTED IN THE LICENSE AGREEMENT, LSI HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of warranties, so the above exclusions may not apply to you.

FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, LSI MAY MAKE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE OR IN ITS SOFTWARE PRODUCTS, TOOLS AND UTILITIES FOR USE AND/OR DOWNLOAD. LSI DOES NOT MAKE ANY ASSURANCES WITH REGARD TO THE ACCURACY OF THE RESULTS OR OUTPUT THAT DERIVES FROM SUCH USE OF ANY SUCH TOOLS AND UTILITIES. PLEASE RESPECT THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF OTHERS WHEN USING THE TOOLS AND UTILITIES MADE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE OR IN LSI'S SOFTWARE PRODUCTS.

RESTRICTED RIGHTS LEGEND. Any Software which is downloaded from this Website for or on behalf of the United States of America, its agencies and/or instrumentalities ("U.S. Government"), is provided with Restricted Rights. Use, duplication, or disclosure by the U.S. Government is subject to restrictions as set forth in subparagraph (c)(1)(ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software clause at DFARS 252.227-7013 or subparagraphs (c)(1) and (2) of the Commercial Computer Software - Restricted Rights at 48 CFR 52.227-19, as applicable. Manufacturer is LSI CORPORATION, 1320 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, CA 95131.

NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT.

Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to Service Provider's Designated Agent.  All inquiries not relevant to making a claim of copyright infringement will not receive a response.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES.

This Website contains links to third party sites that allow you to leave this Website.  Such third party linked sites are not under the control of LSI and LSI is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such linked sites, including any webcasting or other forms or transmission, any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites.  LSI provides links to third party sites only as a convenience to you and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by LSI of such third party site.

LINKING TO THIS WEBSITE.

Except as set forth in a Separate Agreement, you may create links to this Website as long as you comply with all applicable laws and the following terms:

Your links to this Website: (a) should not replicate any Documents (including any LSI logo); (b) shall not create frames or a browser or border environment around any Documents; (c) shall not imply that LSI endorses your website or any products, services, or content available through such website; (d) shall not misrepresent your relationship with LSI; (e) shall not present false or misleading information about LSI, its products, or its services or otherwise damage the goodwill associated with LSI or its trademarks; or (f) shall not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive, or controversial.

UNSOLICITED IDEA SUBMISSION POLICY.

LSI, its employees, agents and/or subsidiaries, will not accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including but not limited to ideas for new advertising campaigns, new promotions, new products or technologies, processes, materials, marketing plans or new product names.  Submission of any original creative artwork, samples, demos, or other works to LSI is expressly prohibited.  In the event a submission including unsolicited materials of any nature is received by LSI, said submission shall be destroyed and LSI shall not be liable for any direct or consequential damages suffered by the sender, or be under any obligation to treat such material as confidential or proprietary.  It is expressly understood that the reason for LSI's policy on unsolicited idea submission is to prevent a third party from making a claim of infringement against LSI on the basis of an idea, product, or other material that is developed by LSI, that may be similar to or the same as an idea, product, or other material contained in an unsolicited submission that may have been submitted to and/or received by LSI.

FEEDBACK AND INFORMATION.

Any feedback you provide at this Website shall be deemed to be non-confidential.  LSI is free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.

EXPORT CONTROL.

You shall follow all export control laws and regulations relating to the Software and Documents.  You hereby acknowledge responsibility for compliance with all applicable US and local laws and regulations related to import and export and acknowledge and agree that LSI items (hardware, software and technology/technical data) are subject to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations.  Diversion of such items contrary to U.S. law is prohibited. You agree that none of the items or any direct product therefrom, is being or will be acquired for, shipped, transferred, or re-exported, directly or indirectly, to prohibited or embargoed countries, or be used for any prohibited end-use, such as nuclear activities, chemical/biological weapons, or missile projects, unless expressly authorized by the U.S. Government.  Prohibited countries are set forth in the Supplement 1 to Part 740 of the U.S. Export Administration Regulations.  Countries currently subject to U.S. embargo include: Cuba, Iran, N. Korea, Sudan and Syria.  This list' is subject to change without further notice from LSI and you understand that compliance with the list as it exists in fact is required.  You agree to strictly comply with all U.S. export laws and regulations and assume sole responsibility for obtaining any/all licenses required for export or re-export.  Licensee agrees to consult the EAR, the Bureau of Industry and Security's Export Counseling Division, and other appropriate sources before distributing, importing, or using LSI products.

MODIFICATIONS.

LSI may, in its sole and absolute discretion, change these Terms from time to time and will post notice of such changes on this Website.  If you object to any such changes, you should cease using this Website as continued use of the Website following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.  Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly-designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages of the Website.  In such circumstances, the expressly-designated legal notice or term are deemed to be incorporated into these Terms and supersede the provision(s) of these Terms that are designated as being superseded.

MISCELLANEOUS.

These Terms shall be governed by the laws of the State of California as applied to agreements made, entered into, and performed entirely in California by California residents.  All disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms or your use of this Website shall be brought in the Federal or State courts located in Santa Clara County, California, and you hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts for such purpose.  The failure of either party to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.  If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the intentions of you and LSI as reflected in the provision, and that the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect.  The section titles in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.  These Terms shall remain in full force and effect notwithstanding any termination of your use of this Website. These Terms, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you.