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Vendor Rating: Broadcom

Published: 12 March 2020

ID: G00451382

Analyst(s): Federico De Silva , Paolo Malinverno , Thomas Murphy , Rich Doheny , Felix Gaehtgens , Gary Spivak , Dennis Smith , Joachim Herschmann , Mark O'Neill , Keith Mann , Daniel Betts , Thomas Klinect , Chris Saunderson , Michael Kelley , Pete Shoard , Kelly Kavanagh , Peter Firstbrook


Broadcom continues to expand through acquisitions such as CA Technologies and Symantec’s enterprise business. Sourcing, procurement and vendor management leaders must evaluate how changes to Broadcom’s infrastructure software product and go-to-market strategies will impact their relationships.

Table Of Contents

Overall Rating

  • Overall Rating: Positive

Detailed Rating

  • Product/Service: Positive
  • Support/Account Management: Variable
  • Pricing Structure: Positive
  • Technology/Methodology: Variable
  • Strategy: Positive
  • Corporate Viability: Positive
    • Financial: Positive

Additional Analyst Insights

  • Expansion of Broadcom’s Market Opportunity
  • Enterprise Software Division
  • Mainframe Software Division
  • Symantec Enterprise Division

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