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博通總裁細述下嫁安華高內幕
摩爾定律失效 半導體業大者恆大態勢明確

安華高以 370 億美元天價收購博通後,博通總裁暨執行長麥葛瑞格日前在北京回應外界高度矚目的諸多議題,並預期半導體產業的大廠併購案仍會接踵而至。 史上半導體業最大併購案,蘋果晶片供應商安華高(Avago)以 370 億美元天價收購博通(Broadcom)之後,將躋身全球第三大半導體廠,合併案宣布後不到 1 個月,博通總裁暨執行長麥葛瑞格(Scott McGregor)首度公開現身表示,半導體界謹奉的摩爾定律失效,是博通決定被安華高購併的最大主因。

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Broadcom cuts 2,500 jobs in wind-down of baseband unit

Broadcom Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Scott McGregor gestures during a news conference in Taipei March 18, 2010. CREDIT: REUTERS/PICHI CHUANG (Reuters) – Broadcom Corp said on Tuesday it is winding down its money-losing cellular baseband chip business and … Continue reading

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博通手機業務 傳聯發科要買

全球 IC 設計二哥博通將出售手機基頻晶片業務,市場點名聯發科可能接手,藉此強化第四代行動通訊的 LTE 技術,並承接博通原有客戶,順勢打入全球手機龍頭三星供應鏈。 聯發科總經理謝清江日前曾透露,將持續進行併購,若有不錯投資或整併機會,都會是選項之一,但他昨(3)日不對聯發科是否會收購博通手機基頻業務置評。 法人認為,若相關傳聞成真,將是聯發科搶進品牌客戶一大里程碑,有助該公司朝全球 IC 設計業「坐二望一」位置邁進,拉近與勁敵高通的差距。

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Why This Company May Be the Next to Bail on Smartphone Chips

After Broadcom announced that it will bow out of the race for cellular apps processors and modems, it’s probably time to start thinking about which company is going to be next. Even as the industry has consolidated over the years … Continue reading

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Broadcom to Explore Strategic Alternatives for Cellular Baseband Business

Company Accelerates Key Initiatives in Broadband, Infrastructure and Connectivity Markets Conference Call Webcasted at 6:00 a.m. PT / 9:00 a.m. ET www.broadcom.com/investors IRVINE, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions … Continue reading

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[轉載] 手机芯片市场大洗牌,预测今后发展趋势

阿牧提醒您:道聽塗說投資太多,可能有害身心健康 | 敝小站不負任何責任 发信人: leonidas (东海兔子), 信区: Stock 标 题: 手机芯片市场大洗牌,预测今后发展趋势 发信站: BBS 未名空间站 (Wed Jul 24 17:08:14 2013, 美东) 作为一个手机芯片市场上混了 N 年的软硅工,谈谈我对手机芯片市场的看法: 【声明:别买 IC 公司的股票,这个行业挣得是血汗钱,夕阳行业】 名词解释: AP: Applicaton Processor, 就是 N 个 ARM 搭起来,外加 GPU 的处理器。跑 Android BP: Baseband Processor, 所有的通讯协议,2/3/4G … Continue reading

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Irvine chip giant lays off 1,150

Irvine-based connectivity chip giant Broadcom Corp. is laying off 1,150 people globally. Most of the cuts are related to the wireless business Broadcom purchased from Japanese chip maker Renesas Electronics Corp., but they also reflect a global restructuring. According to … Continue reading

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Broadcom Begins Layoffs in LTE, Modem Design

Broadcom is initiating widespread layoffs from its LTE and modem design teams both in the U.S. and overseas, according to sources familiar with the situation. The move comes just days after the company closed a $164 million deal to acquire … Continue reading

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Broadcom Buys Renesas’ LTE Assets – IP, SoC & Engineers

TOKYO — Broadcom Corp. surprised many in the mobile industry Wednesday (Sept. 4) by announcing a definitive agreement to acquire LTE-related assets from Renesas Mobile. With the new acquisition deal, Broadcom, which has shipped no LTE products to date, will … Continue reading

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[轉載] 我在 Broadcom 总部实习的日子

2013/6/9 ummm…. 今晚突然有点睡不着,然后没事又来这里逛逛,想着之前看过很多大牛的好帖,心想那自己反正现在在实习没那么忙,现在又睡不着,那就有空经常来写点现在的感想和经历好了~我相信会有人对于 Broadcom 总部的环境,工作感兴趣的,我也可以和大家多交流~ 我先说下自己的背景吧,现在研究生第一年结束,在佐治亚理工 (Georgia Institute of Technology) 读电子工程,因为比较喜欢通信这一行,应该工作也准备做通信方面的了。上周 2 刚开始在 Broadcom 位于加州 Irvine 的总部实习,我们组是 DVT (Design Verification Test),现在进行的 project 是测试 Broadcom 正在研发的最新一块 multi-band multi-mode RF 芯片。 6/14/2013 补充:这几天没做太具体的事情,帮组里的同事打打杂,经理让写小 python 程序练练手。我是觉得大家有什么都可以在下面跟帖讨论,或者如果对国外总部工作环境有兴趣的,都可以在下面留言。现在用公司的电脑不方便,过几天我的新 mac air 到了我给大家来发点 Broadcom 的照片哈~希望大家会喜欢 ^^ 先说说实验室环境吧,之前在上海贝尔 … Continue reading

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