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Dec 2017 - Market Note - Doc # US43285717

Marvell to Acquire Cavium for $6 Billion in Cash and Stock Transaction

Authors: Abhi Dugar, Shane Rau, Nina Turner, Mario Morales


This IDC Market Note provides a summary and analysis of Marvell's announced agreement to acquire Cavium for $6 billion. The acquisition rationale and the markets that are impacted by this acquisition are reviewed. The acquisition enables Marvell to diversify its revenue base and enable its repositioning of the company toward the cloud and enterprise infrastructure markets.


Subscriptions Covered

Enabling Technologies: Cloud and Enterprise Infrastructure , Enabling Technologies: Processors and Architectures

Companies Covered

Marvell Technology Group Ltd., Cavium, Inc.

Regions Covered


Topics Covered

Consumer device semiconductor, Ethernet switch, Routers, Wireless and wired communications semiconductor

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