Cavium, Inc. designs, develops, and markets semiconductor processors for intelligent and secure networks in the United States and internationally.
The company offers integrated semiconductor processors that enable intelligent processing for wired and wireless infrastructure and cloud for networking, communications, storage, and security applications.
Its products consist of multi-core processors for embedded and data center applications, network connectivity for server and switches, storage connectivity, and security processors for offload and appliance, as well as a suite of embedded security protocols that enable unified threat management, secure connectivity, network perimeter protection, and deep packet inspection.
The company sells software subscriptions of embedded Linux operating system, related development tools, application software stacks, and support and professional services.
It offers its products under the OCTEON, OCTEON Fusion-M, OCTEON XL, OCTEON TX, LiquidIO, LiquidSecurity, NITROX, ThunderX, ThunderX2, Xpliant, and XPA, as well as QLogic and FastLinQ names.
Cavium, Inc. primarily sells its products to original equipment manufacturers directly or through their contract manufacturers. It also sells its products through channels and original design manufacturers, as well as directly to mega data centers. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.