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PublicNASDAQ:BRCM
Date4/1998
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitebroadcom.com
Twitter@Broadcom
CategoryMobile/Wireless
Phone949-926-5000
Employees7,400
Founded1991
Descriptionsemiconductors for wired and wireless

Offices

HQ
5300 California Avenue Buildings 1-8
Irvine, CA, 92617
USA

People

Chairman of the Board
Board Member
Board Member
Senior Vice President and General Manager
Independent Director
Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales

Acquisitions

Total$8.67B
BroadLight, 3/2012 $230M
Aeluros, 2/2012 $3.7B
NetLogic Microsystems, 9/2011 $3.7B
SCsquare, 5/2011
Provigent, 3/2011 $313M
Gigle Networks, 11/2010 $75M
Percello, 10/2010
Beceem Communications, 10/2010 $316M
Innovision Research & Technology, 6/2010
Teknovus, 3/2010 $123M
DuneNetworks, 11/2009 $178M
Ocatalica, 5/2007 $35M
Altocom, 6/2002

Investments

nCrypted Cloud 2/2014
Tilera 3/2010
BroadLight 9/2007
BroadLight 11/2005

Tags

Broadcom

Broadcom Corporation engages in the design, development, and supply of semiconductors for wired and wireless communications equipment manufacturers. The company’s products enable the delivery of voice, video, data, and multimedia to and throughout the home, office, and mobile environment. It provides a portfolio of system-on-a-chip and software solutions to manufacturers of computing and networking equipment, digital entertainment and broadband access products, and mobile devices.

Broadcom Corporation was founded in 1991.

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Stock Price

Sources

  1. Broadcom to buy BroadLight for $230 mln -report (reuters.com) [edit]
  2. Broadcom Completes Acquisition of NetLogic Microsystems, Inc. (broadcom.com) [edit]
  3. Broadcom Buys Chipmaking Technology Company Netlogic For $3.7 Billion (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Broadcom Acquires Security Software Developer SC Square For $42 Million (techcrunchit.com) [edit]
  5. Broadcom To Acquire Provigent For $313 Mln (rttnews.com) [edit]
  6. Broadcom to buy home networking firm Gigle Networks for more than $75M (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  7. Broadcom Corporation To Acquire Percello Ltd. (voip-routers.tmcnet.com) [edit]
  8. Broadcom aims for LTE and WiMax 4G with $316M Beceem acquisition (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  9. Broadcom Announces Intention to Acquire Innovision Research & Technology PLC (broadcom.com) [edit]
  10. PR Newswire (prnewswire.com) [edit]
  11. Broadcom buys Dune Networks for $178M to make insanely fast networking chips (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  12. Alarm:Clock (thealarmclock.com) [edit]
  13. Citation Needed [add]
  14. Encrypt All Your Shared Data With nCrypted Cloud (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  15. Tilera Closes C-Round Financing With $25 Million (freshnews.com) [edit]
  16. BroadLight, optical communications co, raises $12M more. (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  17. BroadLight Closes $10 Million Series D Financing Led by Motorola (broadlight.com) [edit]
  18. Broadcom To Pay $316M For 4G Chip Maker Beceem Communications (fis.dowjones.com) [edit]
    Broadcom Raises the Bar for CNA Technology (networkcomputing.com) [edit]
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