In September 2011, Broadcom shut down its digital TV operations.
Another large market is hardware for switches: some vendors offer switching equipment based on Broadcom hardware and firmware (e.g.
Nicholas serves in a strategic advisory role within the new company.
The new merged entity is named Broadcom Limited but inherits the ticker symbol AVGO. In May 2016 Cypress Semiconductor announced that it will acquire Broadcom Corporation's full portfolio of Io T products for $550 million.
In October, Broadcom released parts of the Raspberry Pi userland under a BSD-style license.