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PLX Technology  (Stock symbol: PLXT ) Acquired by Avago Technologies (2014 $ 309,000,000)

870 Maude Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Wei-Ti Liu (PLX Technology Founder);  Michael Salameh (PLX Technology Director);  Jim Guzy (Arbor Company President);  John Hart (3Com Fellow);  Thomas Riordan (PMC) Robert H. Smith (Novellus Systems CFO);  Patrick Verderico (Cypress Semiconductor CFO)
Former outside board: Young K. Sohn (Oak Technology Former CEO) Jerry Dees (Vastar Resources);  Tom Delimitros (AMT Venture Fund);  Timothy C. Draper (Draper Fisher Jurvetson) Eugene Flath (Applied Technology Investors);  William Hitchcock (Pembroke Capital);  John Lollar (Newgulf Exploration);  Martin Phillips (EnCapital);  Robert Sinnott (Kayne Anderson);  Taft Symonds (Symonds Trust)

Business description: PLX Technology, Inc. ( is the leading supplier of standard I/O interconnect silicon to the communications, server, storage and embedded-control industries. The PLX solution provides a competitive edge to our customers through an integrated combination of high-performance silicon, hardware and software design tools, and partnerships. These innovative solutions enable our customers to develop equipment with industry-leading performance, scalability and reliability. Furthermore, the combination of PLX product features and supporting infrastructure allow customers to bring their designs to market faster. PLX PCI-based devices are designed into a wide variety of applications across multiple industries.
Customers include: 3ComCisco SystemsCompaqHPIBMNortel Networks;  EDN Magazine
Partners include: Analog DevicesARC InternationalGreen Hills SoftwareHitachi, Ltd.IBMIDTIntegrated Device TechnologyIntelMentor GraphicsMicrosoftMindShareMotorolaNECSynopsysTexas InstrumentsWind River Systems;  Axtend Technologies;  Bittware;  BSUQARE;  Bustronic;  CeSigma;  Computer Bus Tools;  Dana ComputerWare;  DAWIN Technology;  dli;  Dynamic Engineering;  Edukit;  Excelerant Software Services;  Gastager Systemtechnik;  General Standards;  GoAhead;  HK Messysteme;  iO Engineering;  Ironwood Electronics;  Jungo;  K.I. Technology;  Kaparel;  Lauron Technology;  Lauterback;  Macraigor Systems;  Magma;  MEV;  MPC Data;  OntachAndErmac;  Orchid Technologies;  PCI Embedded Computer Systems;  Pigeon Point Systems;  RPA Electronics Design;  Shagnhai Baokang;  Sheldon Instruments;  Softronics Pty;  SYBERA;  Tasking;  Technobox;  Tuxera

Capital raised: 3.2M
Ownership: Acquired by Avago Technologies (2014 $ 309,000,000)
Stock Symbol: PLXT
Corporate investors: Arbor Company

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Record updated: Jun 2014
Sector: Storage
Year Founded: 1986
Headcount: 101-150 as of Jan 2002
Capital Raised: 3.2M
Ownership: Acquired by Avago Technologies (2014 $ 309,000,000)
Stock Symbol: PLXT