Profile: NETGEAR Inc (NTGR.O)
30 Nov 2016
NETGEAR, Inc., incorporated on January 8, 1996, is a global networking company that delivers products to consumers, businesses and service providers. The Company's product line consists of devices, such as network attached storage, Internet protocol (IP) security cameras, and home automation devices and services. The Company's segments include retail, commercial and service provider. The retail business unit consists of home networking, home video security, storage and digital media products. The commercial business unit consists of business networking, storage and security solutions. The service provider business unit consists of whole home networking hardware and software solutions, as well as fourth-generation (4G) long term evolution (LTE) hotspots sold to service providers for sale to their subscribers. The Company has operations in the Americas, Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific (APAC). The Company sells its products through multiple sales channels, including traditional retailers, online retailers, wholesale distributors, direct market resellers (DMRs), value-added resellers (VARs) and broadband service providers. Its distribution channel supplies its products to retailers, e-commerce resellers, DMRs, VARs and broadband service providers.
The Company's commercial business networking products are sold primarily in the Company's commercial business unit and include Ethernet switches, wireless controllers and access points, Internet security appliances and unified storage. The Company develops networking products that enable connections to the broadband networks that are sold primarily through brick and mortar retail, e-commerce, and service provider channels. It offers products that create and extend wired and Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) networks in homes and small businesses to connect devices to Internet, as well as devices that provide remote, secure monitoring of homes and businesses. It offers networking products, including Broadband modems, Wireless Fidelity WiFi Gateways and WiFi Hotspots. It offers smart home/Internet-of-things connectivity and products, including WiFi routers, WiFi range extenders, Powerline adapters and bridges, Remote video security systems and WiFi network adapters. The Company's ReadyNAS family of network attached storage products implements redundant array of independent disks data protection, enabling businesses to store and protect critical data.
The Company competes with Apple, ASUS, Belkin, Devolo, D-Link, Google, Logitech, Google, Samsung, Swann, Synology, TP Link, Western Digital, Allied Telesys, Barracuda, Buffalo, Cisco Systems, Dell, Fortinet, Hewlett-Packard, Huawei, QNAP Systems, Seagate Technology, Ubiquity, WatchGuard, Actiontec, Arcadyan, ARRIS, AVM, Compal Broadband, Hitron, Novatel Wireless, Sagem, Sercomm, SMC Networks, TechniColor, Ubee, Xiaomi, ZTE and ZyXEL.
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