QLogic Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Semiconductors Company

QLogic has acquired 7 companies of its own. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

QLogic’s largest acquisition to date was in 2000, when it acquired Ancor Communications for $1.7B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2005, when it sold Qlogic - Hard Disk Drive Controller Business to Marvell Technology Group for $225M. QLogic has acquired in 5 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include technology hardware (58%) and semiconductors (29%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity9
    • M&A Buy Activity7
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4

QLogic Corp.

26650 Aliso Viejo Parkway,
Aliso Viejo, California 92656
United States,
(949) 389-6000
www.qlogic.com

QLogic Corp. is a provider of high performance storage networking solutions including Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), blade server embedded Fibre Channel switches, Fibre Channel stackable switches, iSCSI HBAs, iSCSI routers and storage services platforms for enabling advanced storage management applications.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 7 - - - - - 7
vol $2.0B $2.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $350M $350M
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
QLogic - InfiniBand Assets 2012-01-23 125M USD Divestiture
, United States
NetXen, Inc. 2009-04-30 21M USD Add-on Acquisition
Cupertino, California · www.nextset.com
PathScale, Inc. 2006-11-14 109M USD Divestiture
Wilmington, Delaware · www.pathscale.com
SilverStorm Technologies, Inc. 2006-10-03 60M USD Add-on Acquisition
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania · www.silverstorm.com
Troika Networks, Inc. 2005-11-08 37M USD Add-on Acquisition
Westlake Village, California · www.troikanetworks.com
Qlogic - Hard Disk Drive Controller Business 2005-08-29 225M USD Divestiture
Aliso Viejo, California
Little Mountain Group, Inc. 2001-01-23 30M USD Add-on Acquisition
Auburn, California
Ancor Communications, Inc. 2000-08-01 1.7B USD Merger
Eden Prairie, Minnesota · www.ancor.com
Silicon Design Resources, Inc. 1998-08-20 10M USD Add-on Acquisition
, United States
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Technology Hardware 4 (57%) 1.9B (97%) 1 (50%) 125M (36%)
Semiconductors 2 (29%) 31M (2%) 1 (50%) 225M (64%)
Internet Software and Services 1 (14%) 37M (2%) - -
Total 7 $2.0B 2 $350M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 2.0B 2 350M
  California 3 88M 1 225M
  Pennsylvania 1 60M - -
  Minnesota 1 1.7B - -
  Delaware 1 109M - -
Total 7 $2.0B 2 $350M

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.7B
$100M to $1B 1 $109M
< $100M 5 $158M
TOTAL $2.0B
Largest Ancor Communications, Inc.
$1.7B (2000-08-01)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $350M
TOTAL $350M
Largest Qlogic - Hard Disk Drive Controller Business
$225M (2005-08-29)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
14%
1 (14%)
Strategic(s)
14%
1 (14%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 (100%)

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