Integrated gateway platform simplifies small cell deployment
Broadcom introduce a new integrated gateway platform which has been optimised to simplify small cell deployment in emerging markets. Combining the BCM61630 single-chip solution with Alcatel-Lucent's widely-deployed small cells software for Ultra-Broadband Access, the platform allows ODMs to create and integrate small cells into a wide variety of products that will easily integrate into existing core operator networks.
Broadcom's HSPA+ platform selected for Android smartphone
G'Five has selected the Broadcom quad-core HSPA+ smartphone platform for use with its new WG5701 Android smartphone. With integrated capabilities including advanced Videocore multimedia, market leading Wi-Fi and multi network satellite positioning technology, G'Five offers an affordable smartphone with advanced wireless connectivity.
Broadcom's turnkey platform chosen for Android smartphone
Chinese cellphone manufacturer K-Touch has selected Broadcom's quad-core turnkey platform for its new W98 and W96 Android-based smartphones. Broadcom's integrated smartphone platform is powered by an HSPA+ 1.2-GHz quad-core processor, RF Transceiver, power management IC, connectivity combo chip and multi-constellation GNSS location chip. The platform enables K-Touch to offer affordable, feature-loaded smartphones that can operate on China Unicom'...
System management solution for cloud computing
A world first has today been announced with Broadcom's new BCM5725, the first Gigabit Ethernet Controller to integrate a management controller with a high-performance network controller. Specifically designed for large data center and cloud environments, the BCM5725 GbE controller provides a streamlined, power-efficient and robust Ethernet and manageability solution.
SoC optimizes home network traffic flows
Providing increased xDSL performance, optimized home network traffic flows and delivering multiple times the processing power of current carrier gateways, Broadcom's new BCM63138 is the most advanced mulit-DSL residential gateway device. The BCM63138 fulfills the demand of higher-performing residential gateway devices optimized for DSL reliability and performance on next generation copper and fiber access networks.
EPON/GPON devices provide unparalleled broadband connectivity to the home
The industry's most integrated solutions for Ethernet Passive Optical Networks (EPON) and Gigabit Passive Optical Networks (GPON) has today been unveiled by Broadcom. The BCM6838x Series delivers high-speed Internet, TV and telecommunications to the home.
VP solution removes crosstalk interference on DSL networks
The new system-level vector processor (VP) solution from Broadcom removes crosstalk interference on DSL networks. This removal of crosstalk interference enables higher-speed Internet, IPTV and mobile broadband services. The new BCM65500 solution reduces the cost and power of G.vector for the highest-density systems, and provides an affordable and seamless upgrade path for fixed line operators to maximize the performance of existing residential co...
Server-class ARMv8-A multicore processor architecture from Broadcom
Broadcom announces the architecture for a new generation of multicore processors, featuring the industry's highest performance 64-bit ARM core. Using its ARMv8-A architectural license, Broadcom is developing an innovative new CPU core with true server-class performance for Network Function Virtualization, with best-in-class virtualized accelerators for networking, communications, big data, storage and security applications.
2013 Broadcom MASTERS National Science Fair winners
Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public announce the winners of the 2013 Broadcom MASTERS national STEM competition for sixth, seventh and eighth graders, in which 14 girls and 16 boys from 17 states competed. Broadcom Foundation and SSP also announced top winners in the categories of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Rising Stars.
Broadcom Targets In-Car Connectivity with First 5G WiFi + Bluetooth Smart Combo
Broadcom Corporation today announced a new line of wireless chips, targeted for use in automotive infotainment applications. Featuring the latest in 5G WiFi and Bluetooth Smart Ready technology, Broadcom's wireless automotive chips will allow drivers and passengers to easily sync and stream content from mobile devices to the car's infotainment system and rear-seat displays. The new chips also enable high-speed connectivity beyond the vehicl...
Broadcom joins Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition
Broadcom has today revealed its acceptance as a full Member of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition, an alliance of the world's leading electronics companies working together to improve efficiency and social, ethical, and environmental responsibility in the global supply chain. In becoming a full EICC member, Broadcom will adopt the organization's code of conduct to ensure worker safety and fairness, environmental responsibility and busi...
D-Link selects Broadcom StrataGX and 5G WiFi SoCs
Broadcom has revealed that D-Link has selected its highly integrated StrataGX processor and 5G WiFi Enterprise system-on-a-chip for its new 11AC Wi-Fi enterprise access point. Broadcom's StrataGX Series and 5G WiFi SoCs deliver a substantial increase in bandwidth to the enterprise, allowing multiple users to simultaneously stream and download content 10x faster than legacy wireless networks.
Broadcom to Acquire LTE-Related Assets from Affiliates of Renesas Electronics Corporation
Broadcom Corporation today announced a definitive agreement to acquire LTE-related assets from affiliates of Renesas Electronics Corporation. The acquisition is expected to accelerate availability of Broadcom's first multimode, carrier-validated LTE SoC platform into early 2014.
WICED platform simplifies Internet connectivity implementation
Broadcom has today expanded its Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices portfolio with the introduction of WICED Direct. WICED is a platform that simplifies the implementation of Internet connectivity into an array of consumer devices. By integrating WiFi Direct into the WICED platform, Broadcom is enabling OEMs to rapidly develop wearable products that communicate seamlessly to the cloud via smart mobile devices.
DPoE 1.0 Product Now Available announces Broadcom
Broadcom Corporation announced that its end-to-end EPON ONU and OLT chipsets and DML software are ready to be deployed in DPoE 1.0 environments. To achieve this product readiness, Broadcom collaborated with CableLabs, multi-system operators and industry OEMs on defining the requirements for the DPoE 1.0 specifications and played an instrumental role in co-authoring the standard, which will enable new business and mobile backhaul service opportuni...
Brother's First Family of NFC-Enabled Printers Powered by Broadcom
Broadcom Corporation announced Broadcom's Near Field Communication and Wi-Fi technology is powering Brother's new NFC printers. The integration of NFC into Brother's multi-function printers shows how the power of NFC is being adopted by a broader range of consumer electronic devices.
Broadcom Announces New StrataXGSSwitch to Lead 10 Gigabit Ethernet into Mobile Backhaul Networks
Broadcom Corporation announced a new high-capacity StrataXGS switch that delivers a 40 percent I/O bandwidth increase1 and integrated 10Gbps serial interfaces, in addition to more than doubling the forwarding table scale. The StrataXGS BCM56450 switch is optimized for next generation networks with an integrated traffic manager that provides fine-grained quality of service while addressing the growing scale of service-aware networks.
Broadcom 5G WiFi Selected for Wi-Fi CERTIFIED ac Test Suite
Broadcom today announced the Wi-Fi Alliance has selected Broadcom 5G WiFi for its Wi-Fi CERTIFIED ac test suite. Broadcom's BCM4360 is one of the first products to achieve certification and will be incorporated into the test suite for validating interoperability among future products.
Broadcom Introduces New Quad-Core HSPA+ Processor
Broadcom Corporation announced a quad-core HSPA+ processor designed for high-performance, entry-level smartphones. The BCM23550 is the company's newest smartphone platform optimized for the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system.
Broadcom Introduces Hybrid Headless Video Gateway SoC for Convergence of IP and QAM Video Networks
Broadcom today announced a new single chip solution for cable headless gateways that immediately delivers the fastest Data over Cable Interface Standard data rates, whole-home connectivity and an all-IP video experience.