Dec 2017 - Market Note - Doc # US43285717
Marvell to Acquire Cavium for $6 Billion in Cash and Stock Transaction
By: Abhi DugarResearch Director, Network Infrastructure and IoT Security, Shane RauResearch Vice President, Computing Semiconductors, Nina TurnerResearch Manager, Worldwide Semiconductor Applications Forecaster, Mario MoralesProgram Vice President, Enabling Technologies and Semiconductors
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.
Enabling Technologies: Cloud and Enterprise Infrastructure , Enabling Technologies: Processors and Architectures