Mercury Computer Systems (ticker: MRCY, exchange: NASDAQ Global Select Market (.O))
News Release -
Mercury Computer Systems Announces Change in Independent Auditors
CHELMSFORD, Mass., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mercury Computer
Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY) announced that it will be changing independent
auditors. The Company plans to engage KPMG LLP as its new independent
registered public accounting firm, effective immediately following the filing
of its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended December 31,
The Company has been notified by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP ("PwC") of
PwC's resignation as the Company's independent registered accounting firm,
effective upon PwC's completion of its procedures with respect to the
Company's Form 10-Q for the second fiscal quarter and the unaudited interim
financial statements included therein. PwC confirmed to the Company that its
resignation was not the result of any disagreement with management on any
matter of accounting principles or practices, financial statement disclosure,
or auditing scope or procedure.
Additional information relating to the change in the Company's independent
auditors can be found in a Current Report on Form 8-K which the Company is
filing today with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
About Mercury Computer Systems, Inc.
Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY) is the leading provider of
high-performance embedded, real-time digital signal and image processing
solutions. Mercury's solutions play a critical role in a wide range of
applications, transforming sensor data to information for analysis and
interpretation. In military reconnaissance and surveillance platforms the
Company's systems process real-time radar, sonar, and signals intelligence
data. Mercury's systems are also used in state-of-the-art medical diagnostic
imaging devices including MRI, PET, and digital X-ray, and in semiconductor
imaging applications including photomask generation and wafer inspection.
Mercury provides advanced 3D image processing and visualization software and
optimized systems to diverse end markets including life sciences, geosciences,
and simulation. The Company also provides radio frequency (RF) products for
enhanced communications capabilities in military and commercial applications.
Based in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, Mercury serves customers in North
America, Europe and Asia through its direct sales force and a network of
subsidiaries and distributors. Visit Mercury on the web at www.mc.com.
Robert Hult, CFO
Mercury Computer Systems, Inc.
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