Ethernet Connectivity, Switching, and PHYs

Leveraging on our long-standing industry leadership in Ethernet, Broadcom offers an extensive portfolio of Ethernet products and solutions.

  • Converged Network Adapters – Optimized to meet the connectivity and storage needs of enterprises, cloud providers and telecos.
  • Ethernet Controllers - Scalable Ethernet Lan-on-Motherboard (LOM) solutions that are optimized for today’s Cloud and Enterprise data centers.
  • Ethernet Network Adapters – Scalable Ethernet PCIe NIC and OCP solutions that are optimized for today’s Cloud and Enterprise data centers.
  • Ethernet PHYs – Leveraging Broadcom’s high-performance mixed signal design experience, our portfolio includes LAN/WAN PHYs, transmitters, retimers and gearboxes that are flexible and highly programmable.
  • Ethernet Switches – Optimized for cloud-scale data centers and high performance computing environments, the StrataXGS® Tomahawk® and Trident switch products, the new StrataXGS Tomahawk II Switch Series is the highest performance Ethernet switch available today.
  • Ethernet Transceivers – Broadcom offers a wide selection of Ethernet 10/100/1000BASE-TX transceivers that exceed IEEE noise cancellation and transmission jitter specifications creating highly integrated and robust physical layer solutions.


Ethernet Converged Network Adapters - Emulex

Broadcom is a leading provider of OneConnect® Converged Network Adapters (CNAs) to OEMs and systems integrators worldwide. The fourth generation of OneConnect® CNAs is optimized to meet the needs of connectivity and storage enterprises, cloud providers and telcos, while delivering a powerful set of features and capabilities.

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Copper PHYs

Copper PHYs

One of the most extensive copper PHY, PoE and automotive product portfolios in the industry includes FE PHY, Gigabit PHY, 2.5G/5GBASE-T PHY, 10GBASE-T PHY, PoE PSE, Automotive PHY, Automotive Switch and Automotive Camera MCU.
Ethernet Controller ICs

Ethernet Controller Silicon - NetXtreme

Broadcom’s market-leading Ethernet controllers leverage Broadcom’s in-house PHY and SerDes technology to deliver a hardware-based, high-performance solution for Enterprise, Cloud and Telco LAN-on-Motherboard (LOM) implementations. Solutions scale from 1Gb to 100Gb
Ethernet Network Adapters

Ethernet Network Adapters - NetXtreme

Broadcom’s extensive Ethernet network adapters deliver board-level solutions for standard PCIe NICs and Open Compute Project (OCP) adapters ranging from 1Gb to 100Gb for Enterprise, Cloud and Telco markets.
Ethernet Switches and Switch Fabric Devices

Ethernet Switches and Switch Fabric Devices

Broadcom switching technology, along with our leading-edge software solutions, can be found in a wide array of products for home and small business, data center, enterprise, and service provider networks.
Ethernet-Switching Software

Ethernet Switching Software

FASTPATH® networking software enables a wide range of Ethernet switching and routing products.
Optical PHYs

Optical PHYs

Broadcom offers a complete family of Ethernet PHY transceivers that enable the development of low-cost, high-density optical transport equipment.
Ethernet-Switching Reference Designs

Reference Designs

Reference designs to shorten design cycles and speed up the time to market.