Broadcom Ltd was incorporated under the laws of the Republic of Singapore in August 2005 under the name Avago Technologies Ltd. The Company changed its name from Avago Technologies Ltd to Broadcom Ltd. The Company is engaged in designing, developing and supplying analog and digital semiconductor connectivity solutions. The Company's product portfolio serves four primary end markets: wired infrastructure, wireless communications, enterprise storage and industrial & other. The Company offers products including Broadband Access + Modems, Enterprise + Network Processors, Wireless Infrastructure, Ethernet Communication + Switching, Set-Top Box + Media Processors, and Wireless Connectivity products. The applications for its products in end markets include data center networking, home connectivity, broadband access, telecommunications equipment, smartphones and base stations, data center servers and storage, factory automation, power generation and alternative energy systems, and displays. The Company's research and development, and manufacturing operations involve the use of hazardous substances and are regulated under international, federal, state and local laws governing health and safety and the environment.