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NetLogic Microsystems  (Stock symbol: NETL ) Acquired by Broadcom (2011 $ 3,700,000,000 )

3975 Freedom Circle
Santa Clara, CA 95054
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Former outside board: Katherine Jen (ASIATech Management Managing Partner) Lionel Allen (independent director);  Lon Allan (attorney) Brian Strom (SureWest Communications)

Business description: NetLogic Microsystems (NASDAQ: NETL) is a worldwide leader in high-performance intelligent semiconductor solutions that are powering next-generation Internet networks. NetLogic Microsystems’s best-in-class products perform highly differentiated tasks of accelerating complex network traffic to significantly enhance the performance and functionality of advanced 3G/4G mobile wireless infrastructure, data center, enterprise, metro Ethernet, edge and core infrastructure networks. NetLogic Microsystems’s market-leading product portfolio includes high-performance multi-core processors, knowledge-based processors, content processors, network search engines, digital front end processors and high-speed 10/40/100 Gigabit Ethernet PHY solutions. These products are designed into high-performance systems such as switches, routers, wireless base stations, security appliances, networked storage appliances, service gateways and connected media devices offered by leading original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). NetLogic Microsystems is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and has offices and design centers throughout North America, Asia and Europe.
Customers include: Alcatel-Lucent Fujitsu Samsung Electronics ;  ALAXALA Networks ;  DaTang Mobile ;  Lenovo Security ;  Sharp Electronics ;  Tinnos ;  ZTESec
Partners include: AlteraCavium Micron TechnologyMMC NetworksRMI TSMC Vitesse SemiconductorXilinxZettaCom;  6WIND ;  AirHop Communications ;  Broadweb ;  Impact Technologies;  Wintegra ;  Xcelerated Packet Devices

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Oct 2002   Nov 2001
Capital raised: 90.0M
Last Round: 32.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Broadcom (2011 $ 3,700,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: NETL
VCs include: AsiaTech ManagementHallador Venture PartnersSeligman Technology GroupSevin Rosen FundsHambrechtAndQuistHuntington Ventures;  U.S. Trust Excelsior Venture Partners III;  Berg Capital
Corporate investors: GlobalLink One

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Record updated: Sep 2011
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1999
Headcount: 601-700 as of May 2011
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Oct 2002   Nov 2001
Capital Raised: 90.0M
Last Round: 32.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Broadcom (2011 $ 3,700,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: NETL