NetLogic Microsystems, Inc. (NetLogic Microsystems) is a fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops and sells high-performance processors and high-speed integrated circuits. NetLogic Microsystems�s product portfolio includes high-performance multi-core communications processors, knowledge-based processors, high-speed 10/40/100 Gigabit Ethernet (GE) physical layer (PHY) devices, digital front-end processors, network search engines, ultra low-power embedded processors and NETLite processors. These products are designed into systems, such as switches, routers, wireless base stations, access aggregation, radio network controllers, security appliances, networked storage appliances, service gateways and connected media devices offered by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). On April 5, 2011, NetLogic Microsystems acquired Optichron, Inc. (Optichron). On February 17, 2012, Broadcom Corporation acquired the Company.