21 October 2016

Is Qualcomm to Buy NXP Semiconductors?

Is Qualcomm to Buy NXP Semiconductors?

News reports are emerging with some details:

20 October 2016

Brodcom Layoff in Server Team

Broadcom (Now part of Avago) seems to have laid -off it approximately 80 to 90 employees from server team affecting jobs in USA and India. Top management to bottom engineering level, all seems  to been affected by this move. Sometime back i heard rumors about Broadcom selling its Server business to unknown company. It is evident from the move that Avago doesn't believe R&D, just get the products out which can make money for it.

You may recall, since Avago acquired Broadcom in multi billion deal it has announced job cuts in large number to align its business priorities.

21 April 2016

Intel to Layoff: 12000 Job Cut

Intel doing major shake-off, to layoff 12000 of its engineering force from PC business.
According to press release Intel is shifting its focus from PC business to IoT-Internet of Things, Data center, Memory and FPGAs, Connectivity business, Two-in-Ones, Gaming and Home Gateways.

Intel, Best of Luck !

Press Release

Intel Layoffs Are A Sign Of Poor Management