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Broadcom
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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.SmartBear Software is a software company which provides tools for software developers, quality assurance engineers and IT professionals. SmartBear Software is the unification of AutomatedQA, Eviware, the original Smart Bear Software and Pragmatic Software. Currently, SmartBear provides code review, automated testing, performance/load testing, API testing, performance profiling and development management tools. These include:
Sample Customers
Broadcom DX Application Performance Management: Lexmark, Intermountain Healthcare, National Australia Bank, BBVA Compass Bank, Innovapost, Dansk Supermarked Group, U.S. Cellular, Orange, Cetip
CA App Synthetic Monitor: Lexmark
DX SaaS: CNN
CA Cross-Enterprise Application Performance Management: NIIT Technologies, Cetip Safeguards
Broadcom Service Virtualization: Union Bank, Swisscom, Autotrader, KPN, ING Bank, Best Buy, American Family Insurance, TESCO, Telefonica, Molina Healthcare, California DMV, Aktia, City Index, Con-way, DirecTV, GRU Airport, Liquidnet, NAB, Nordstrom, T-Mobile, TIM Brasil, 
BlazeMeter: DIRECTV, GAP, MIT, NBCUniversal, Pfizer, StubHub
Layer7 API Management: Alaska Airlines, The Advisory Board Company, Amerigroup, IceMobile, R+V Versicherung, U.S. Army - plus hundreds of other customers in the banking, energy, finance, healthcare, government, manufacturing, transportation and retail sectors.
Broadcom Agile Requirements Designer: Williams, Rabobank
Runscope: Twilio, Microsoft, Adobe, Okta, Tesco, Charter Communications
CA Verify Automated Regression Testing: IHS Markit, ICICI Lombard, AusNet, Autotrader, Intergrupo
SoapUI Pro: Apple, Cisco, FedEx, eBay, Microsoft, MasterCard, Pfizer, Nike, Oracle, Volvo, Lufthansa, Disney, HP, Intel, U.S. Air Force, Schindler
SmartBear TestComplete: Cisco, J.P. Morgan, Boeing, McAfee, EMC, Intuit, and Thomson Reuters.
Bitbar: Rovio, Paf, Supercell, NITRO Games, Seriously, AVG, Google, Bosch, Yahoo, Microsoft, Yandex, Mozilla, eBay, PayPal, TESCO, Cisco WebEx, Facebook, LinkedIn, skype, Subway
SmartBear TestLeft: American Red Cross, CISCO, HONDA, ADIDAS, TBC bank
CrossBrowserTesting: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Accenture, Sony, Los Angeles Times, ADP, Verizon, T-Mobile, Wistia
ReadyAPI: Healthcare Data Solutions (HDS)
AlertSite: JetBlue, Payless ShoeSource, Hilton Inc., StubHub, Symantec, Newegg, Sapient, AstraZeneca, Dell, Quest Diagnostics
SmartBear LoadComplete: Falafel Software
LoadUI Pro: Mercedes-Benz, Adobe, Hilton Hotels, The Home Depot
Zephyr Enterprise: Hyundai, Fujitsu, Google, David Jones, Burger King, Ingenico, Websense, Dow Jones, Harris, Saab
SmartBear ServiceV Pro: Zurich Insurance Group
SwaggerHub: Sonic, Zuora, Woolworths, CrowdFlower
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Computer Software Company
29%
Comms Service Provider
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Financial Services Firm
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Insurance Company
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Computer Software Company
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Comms Service Provider
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Financial Services Firm
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Insurance Company
6%
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