M&A Deal Summary

Broadcom Acquires CA Technologies

On July 11, 2018, Broadcom Inc. acquired software company CA Technologies, Inc. for 18.4B USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Broadcom’s 1st transaction in the Software sector.
  • This is Broadcom’s 2nd largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is Broadcom’s 8th transaction in the United States.
  • This is Broadcom’s 1st transaction in New York.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2018-07-11
Target CA Technologies, Inc.
Sector Software
Buyer(s) Broadcom Inc.
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 18.4B USD

Target

CA Technologies, Inc.

New York, New York, United States
website
CA office in Framingham, Massachusetts.
CA office in Framingham, Massachusetts.
CA Technologies is a global software provider for large companies. CA was formed in 1974 and is based in New York City.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Broadcom Inc.

San Jose, California, United States

website


Category Company
Founded 2018
SectorSemiconductors
Employees20,000
Revenue 27.5B USD (2021)
DESCRIPTION

Broadcom is a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog semiconductor devices with a focus on III-V based products. Broadcom was founded in 2018 and is based in San Jose, California.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 13 of 15
Sector (Software) 1 of 2
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 9 of 10
State (New York) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 8 of 10
Year (2018) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 2 of 10
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2016-11-02 Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

San Jose, California, United States

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. is a supplier of networking hardware, software, and services, including Storage Area Networking solutions and Internet Protocol Networking solutions for businesses and organizations of various types and sizes. Brocade’s end customers include global enterprises and other organizations that use the Company’s products and services as part of their communications infrastructure and service providers, such as telecommunication firms, cable operators, and mobile carriers, that use the Company’s products and services as part of their commercial operations. Brocade offers a line of networking hardware and software products and services that enable businesses and organizations to make their data centers and networks more efficient, reliable, and adaptable to the changing demands of new network traffic patterns and volumes. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. was established in 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Buy $5.9B
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2018-11-05 Veracode, Inc.

Burlington, Massachusetts, United States

Veracode develops products to help secure web, mobile and third-party applications across the software development lifecycle. Veracode's complete set of offerings help customers reduce the risk of data breaches, increase the speed of secure software delivery, meet compliance requirements, and cost effectively secure their software assets- whether that’s software they make, buy or sell. Veracode was founded in 2005 and is based in Burlington, Massachusetts.

Sell $950M