Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
clrkmr
User Rank
Author
re: LSI sells storage systems business for $480M
clrkmr   4/28/2011 3:49:23 PM
NO RATINGS
$700m includes both the internal and external storage units at LSI. Both were in the same division. LSI only sold off the external storage unit. They kept the more profitable internal storage unit. Internal storage includes RAID PCI cards that go directly into PC's, Servers, etc... External storage was large RAID systems with external control boards

mranderson
User Rank
Author
re: LSI sells storage systems business for $480M
mranderson   3/10/2011 4:16:09 AM
NO RATINGS
The question is what opportunity does LSI have to grow? The answer sadly appears to be not much. The management is at best average. The vision they have had over the last decade is to try not to lose more money. As one might expect under the circumstances, LSI does not have much cash relative to other semiconductor companies.

eewiz
User Rank
Author
re: LSI sells storage systems business for $480M
eewiz   3/10/2011 1:05:10 AM
NO RATINGS
@sohonokos its about the profits and profit margins. Probably LSI is making a loss in this $700m and is affecting its bottom line. "As a result of the sale, LSI expects to eliminate $35 million to $40 million per quarter of operating expenses upon closing of the transaction."

sohonokos
User Rank
Author
re: LSI sells storage systems business for $480M
sohonokos   3/9/2011 11:33:01 PM
NO RATINGS
Why would anyone sell a business that generated $700 million last year alone for $450 million in total?! Is LSI that badly cash strapped and that is why the fire sale?!

Cums2cam.com
User Rank
Author
re: LSI sells storage systems business for $480M
Cums2cam.com   3/9/2011 11:29:15 PM
NO RATINGS
USE 15% DISCOUNT code (1now5off)(2now5off) on CUMS2CAM. C O M *** Real Models Performing on Live Cams. *** The Largest Selection of Online Models. *** Beautiful live cam models. *** Watch and chat for free with your favorite, or go to private chat.



Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Like Us on Facebook
Special Video Section
5G LTE is on the way. These systems will require more ...
Protecting sensitive electronic circuitry from voltage ...
09:45
Watch as a web server authenticates or rejects a water ...
Protecting sensitive electronic circuitry from voltage ...
Watch as a web server authenticates or rejects a water ...
Protecting sensitive electronic circuitry from voltage ...
Power can be a gating factor in success or failure of ...
Get to market faster and connect your next product to the ...
00:44
See how microQSFP is setting a new standard for tomorrow’s ...
The LTC3649 step-down regulator combines key features of a ...
Once the base layer of a design has been taped out, making ...
In this short video we show an LED light demo to ...
The LTC2380-24 is a versatile 24-bit SAR ADC that combines ...
In this short video we show an LED light demo to ...
02:46
Wireless Power enables applications where it is difficult ...
07:41
LEDs are being used in current luxury model automotive ...
With design sizes expected to increase by 5X through 2020, ...
01:48
Linear Technology’s LT8330 and LT8331, two Low Quiescent ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...