Broadcom vs Riverbed

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Broadcom
Based on 1597 reviews.
Riverbed
Based on 36 reviews.
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Overview
Broadcom Corporation is an American fabless semiconductor company in the wireless and broadband communication business. The company is headquartered in Irvine, California. Broadcom was founded by a professor-student pair Henry Samueli and Henry T. Nicholas III from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1991. In 1995, the company moved from its Westwood, Los Angeles, office to Irvine, California. In 1998, Broadcom became a public company on the NASDAQ exchange and now employs approximately 11,750 people worldwide in more than 15 countries.Riverbed Technology, Inc. is an American company founded in 2002 with the goal of reducing the latency and bandwidth constraints in delivering applications via wide area networks to multiple locations across long distances. Riverbed is known primarily for pioneering WAN Optimization with Riverbed SteelHead, which first shipped in 2004 and continues to lead the market with over 50% market share. As information technology has evolved over the past decade and begun to move to the cloud, Riverbed has also evolved: Businesses increasingly rely on applications and data that run both in on-premises data centers as well as in the cloud, delivered to users over a mix of private networks and public networks. This is the hybrid enterprise, and Riverbed offers a platform to give enterprises visibility to deliver, control, and optimize IT resources across this hybrid enterprise.
Sample Customers
CA NetQoS Performance Center [EOL]: Empowered Networks, Logicalis
DX Infrastructure Manager: CBNCloud, IIJ Global Singapore, AT&S, AXSOS, Aozora Bank, HCL Technologies, IntelliNet, Securex
DX Spectrum: National Informatics Centre India, Banese, Olympus, AlphaServe Technologies, Sicredi
CA Application Delivery Analysis [EOL}: ERGO
CA Unified Communications Monitor: BBVA Compass
Broadcom Network Flow Analysis: Empowered, BCBST
DX Performance Management: Jack Henry & Assoc, Target, CenturyLink, Bell Canada, BrightHouse Networks, Telus, Unisys, Verizon, Southern California Edison, GEICO, Fidelity Investments, Wells Fargo, American Family Insurance Group, Deutsche Telekom AG 
DX NetOps: Fujitsu
Broadcom DX Application Performance Management : Lexmark, Intermountain Healthcare, National Australia Bank, BBVA Compass Bank, Innovapost, Dansk Supermarked Group, U.S. Cellular, Orange, Cetip
CA CEM [EOL]: First Horizon National Corporation, Olympus, Petroleum Company of Trinidad and Tobago LimitedŒ _Petrotrinî, Racing and Wagering Western Australia
CA App Synthetic Monitor: Lexmark
DX SaaS: CNN
CA Cross-Enterprise Application Performance Management : NIIT Technologies, Cetip Safeguards
Broadcom MACH5: State Bank of India, Coty, Intellinet, Hill International
Riverbed SP Guru Network Planner: T-Mobile
Riverbed Steelhead: Orasure Technologies, Energia Communications Inc., GHD, JLL, Northwest Pipe, Dudek & Associates, Lathrop & Gage, Carilion Clinic
Riverbed SteelCentral AppResponse: Gartner, Swiss Post, WestLB, Turner, Samlink, RGIS, NetJets, SITA, Mobistar, Lehigh Valley Health Network, and Trafigura.
Riverbed SteelCentral AppInternals: National Instruments, Allianz
Riverbed SteelCentral NetProfiler: GHD, Veolia Water, Pacific Dental Services
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Software R&D Company
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Comms Service Provider
12%
Government
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Media Company
5%
Software R&D Company
30%
Comms Service Provider
17%
Government
7%
Manufacturing Company
6%
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