An industry leader in storage, communications and consumer silicon solutions, Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL) products can be found in an extensive array of digital consumer appliances and enterprise networks. With a commitment to world-class customer support and a history of cutting-edge innovation, Marvell develops market-leading technologies that power a vast range of consumer electronics and the gateways that form the connectivity backbone of today's digital lifestyle. From consumer applications to enterprise solutions, Marvell's diverse product portfolio touches every point of the communications infrastructure and millions of lives everyday.
The industry leader in consumer wireless local area network (WLAN) solutions, Marvell innovation enables a new level of digital integration for the home. Through technologies that span WLAN, voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), system controllers, power management, storage solutions, embedded CPUs, high-definition television and printer solutions; Marvell delivers a seamless consumer electronics experience through the complete convergence of audio, imaging and data. The Company's comprehensive set of silicon solutions for consumer devices provides maximum performance and the greatest flexibility for the digital future.
A recognized leader in silicon solutions for Ethernet switching, routers and wireless networking, Marvell is uniquely positioned to provide best-in-class products for the gateway market. Marvell was the first to develop merchant Gigabit Ethernet switching solutions. This legacy of innovation, combined with world class engineering and design expertise, helps us deliver a total solution of the necessary building blocks to our customers, giving them the competitive edge they need to succeed in today's market.
Marvell demonstrates leadership in the storage market by creating innovative solutions that deliver the industry's fastest data rates and lowest power requirements. The Company's storage solutions enable customers to engineer high-volume products for both disk drive and network storage applications. Marvell designed the first Gigabit all-CMOS read channel as well as the first Gigabit-capable SOC, and continues our technology leadership with the introduction of the industry's first Serial ATA interface solution, enabling the Company to deliver SATA solutions to a wide variety of products and applications, from notebook and desktop PCs to enterprise-class storage systems.
Innovative products and revolutionary architectures, combined with dedication to customers and the consistent delivery of high-quality products, are the foundation for Marvell's growth and leadership in today's highly competitive semiconductor industry.
Founded in 1995, Marvell has more than 3400 employees and continues to grow. A technology-driven company, Marvell has design centers Aliso Viejo, Colorado, Maryland, San Diego and Santa Clara. Internationally, Marvell has design centers in Germany, India, Israel, Japan, Singapore and Taiwan as well as numerous worldwide sales offices. Focusing on investment in research and development has brought some of the industry's finest engineers to Marvell.