Anaren, Inc. engages in the provision of microelectronics, and microwave components and assemblies for the wireless, space and defense electronics markets. It operates through Wireless group and Space & Defense group segment. The Wireless group segment focuses on communication systems, either in user equipment, such as wireless local area network, cellular handsets and bluetooth devices or satellite television reception applications or on the network infrastructure side, such as cellular telephone base stations or television broadcast equipment applications. The Space & Defense Group segment designs and manufactures advanced microwave-based hardware for use in advanced radar systems, advanced, jamming systems, smart munitions, electronic surveillance systems and satellite and ground based communication systems. The company was founded in 1967 by Hugh A. Hair and Carl W. Gerst, Jr. and is headquartered in East Syracuse, NY.