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Cavium Announces Financial Results for Q2 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 29, 2015 –Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable secure and intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, wired and wireless networking, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015.

Net revenue in the second quarter of 2015 was $105.0 million, a 3.1% sequential increase from the $101.8 million reported in the first quarter of 2015 and a 15.8% year-over-year increase from the $90.7 million reported in the second quarter of 2014.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Results
Net loss in the second quarter of 2015 was $6.4 million, or $(0.11) per diluted share, compared to $13.9 million, or $(0.25) per diluted share in the first quarter of 2015. Gross margins were 64.1% in the second quarter of 2015 compared to 64.8% in the first quarter of 2015. Total cash and cash equivalents were $122.0 million at June 30, 2015.

Non-GAAP Results
Cavium believes that the presentation of non-GAAP financial measures provides important supplemental information to management and investors regarding financial and business trends relating to Cavium’s financial condition and results of operations. These measures should only be used to evaluate Cavium’s results of operations in conjunction with the corresponding GAAP measures. The reconciliation between GAAP and non-GAAP financial results is provided in the financial statements portion of this release.

In the second quarter of 2015, Non-GAAP net income was $24.2 million, or $0.41 per diluted share. Non-GAAP gross margin was 66.8% and Non-GAAP operating margin (non-GAAP income from operations as a percentage of revenue) was 23.0%.

Recent News Highlights

  • July 22, 2015 - Cavium Unveiled the 100 Gbps NITROX® V Security Processor Family

  • July 13, 2015 - Cavium and Leading Partners Showcased Advanced ThunderX™ ARM-based Server Platforms and Software for High Performance Computing at ISC 2015

  • July 13, 2015 - Cavium Announced Beta Support for PathScale EKOPath Compiler and Optimized Math Libraries on ThunderX™ Processor Family

  • July 13, 2015 - Cavium Unveiled Flash Support for the Cavium ThunderX™ Processor Family

  • July 13, 2015 - Cavium Added Support for Mellanox InfiniBand Adapters for ThunderX™ Processor Family

  • July 13, 2015 - Mont-Blanc HPC software stack tested on E4's HPC platform based on ARM64 Cavium ThunderX processor

  • June 16, 2015 - Cavium Crowned Winner of SDN Idol 2015 at Open Networking Summit 2015

  • June 16, 2015 - Cavium Unleashed the Power of SDN through OpenFlow at ONS 2015

  • June 10, 2015 Cavium Announced New Low Power 16-core OCTEON® III SoC Processors for Next Generation Enterprise, Data Center and Service Provider Infrastructure

  • June 10, 2015 - 64-bit MIPS architecture provides low-power, high-throughput processing for Cavium's new OCTEON® III processors

  • June 10, 2015 - Green Hills Software Announced INTEGRITY® RTOS Multicore Support for
    OCTEON® III Family of SoC from Cavium

  • June 6, 2015 - Qulsar's Processors Managed Timing Engine Enhances Timing Synchronization in Cavium Small Cell Basestation Designs

  • June 1, 2015 - Cavium and Leading Partners Showcased Best-in-Class Product Solutions across Cloud,
    Data Center and Enterprise at Computex 2015

  • June 1, 2015 - Cavium Announced Collaboration with Pegatron on Server Platforms based on Cavium's ThunderX™ Workload Optimized Processor Family

  • June 1, 2015 - Leading Network Solution Providers and ODMs Partner with Cavium to Bring to Market Multiple Hardware Ethernet Switch Platforms

  • June 1, 2015 - Cavium OCTEON® III Expands Footprint to Industrial, Military and Aerospace Applications by Offering Standard Computer-On-Module Form Factors

  • May 18, 2015 - Cavium Partners with Canonical to Demonstrate Optimized Cloud Infrastructure with OpenStack at Scale on ThunderX™

  • May 14, 2015 - QLogic and Cavium Collaborates to Deliver Accelerated Performance for Enterprise and Cloud Storage Applications

Cavium, Inc. will broadcast its second quarter of 2015 financial results conference call today, July 29, 2015, at 2 p.m. Pacific time (5 p.m. Eastern time).  The conference call will be available via a live web cast on the investor relations section of the Cavium website at  Please access the website at least a few minutes prior to the start of the call in order to download and install any necessary audio software. An archived web cast replay of the call will be available on the web site for a limited period of time.
About Cavium

Cavium is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing in enterprise, data center, cloud and wired and wireless service provider applications. Cavium offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software-compatible processors ranging in performance from 100 Mbps to 100 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access and service provider equipment. Cavium’s processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tool support, reference designs and other services. Cavium’s principal office is in San Jose, CA with design team locations in California, Massachusetts, India and China. For more information, please visit:

Cavium Contact:
Angel Atondo
Sr. Marketing Communications Manager,
Cavium, 2315 N. First Street,
San Jose CA 95131,
Telephone: +1 408-943-7417

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