Netgear is a multinational computer networking company founded in January of 1996. we have our headquarter in San Jose, California. In our 22 years of existence, we have been able to expand to 25 countries all over the world. Under the leadership of Patrick Lo (chairman and CEO) and Bryan Murray (CFO), we have taken some major leaps to establish our stronghold in the computer networking industry.
Netgear is the market leader in manufacturing routers, DSL/cable gateways, switches, wireless access points, network attached storage and security IP cameras. Our products are capable of using a wide variety of technologies including wireless (Wi-Fi and LTE), powerline and ethernet. As a customer, you can rely on our products for ultimate functionality and ease of use. The products come in both wireless and wired form factors. No matter what type of product you buy, network connectivity and broadband access are built into the devices.
Thinking of varied needs of the end users across different geographical regions, our products come in different configurations. Our products are of premium quality as a result of which, they are in high demand across the globe. Just over 30,000 retail shops around the world sell Netgear products. You can buy our products on major e-commerce websites like Amazon, eBay, etc.
Our products can be used in both office spaces and homes. Our arsenal of best selling products includes ProSAFE switches, network appliances, network attached storage, and network security cameras. ProSAFE switches are the flagship product of Netgear. These switches come with a lifetime warranty. Orbi is our network appliance specially designed for the business sector. The Orbi uses the mesh Wi-Fi system for providing the fastest upload and download speeds of all time. A tri-band architecture is integrated into the Orbi system which gives the user a massive 5GHz wireless connection between the router and the satellite.
Another flagship device from Netgear goes by the name ReadyNAS. This is our premium network attached storage device for both home and office computer systems. With this line of NAS devices, we gave head to head competition to some of the biggies producing NAS devices like HP, Zyxel, and Buffalo. Netgear came up with ReadyNAS Vault which is basically an online backup solution. Netgear’s home security camera brand Arlo was launched in 2012 and it is publically traded in the New York Stock Exchange.
The manufacturing process of our products is done by major electronic companies like Askey Computer Corporation, Pegatron, SerComm, Delta Networks, T&W Electronics, Wsitron Neweb Corporation, USI Electronics, Foxconn, and Cameo Communications. Quality is our key concern. All manufactured products are scanned to maintain quality standards. Netgear’s quality control team operates in Hong Kong and China. In 2017, our revenue rose to $ 1.41 billion and our total assets amounted to a massive $ 1.21 billion. As of today, north of 1000 employees works in Netgear. Due to the joint efforts of our employees and leaders, we have been able to deliver premium computer networking products to our customers. At Netgear, our goal is to make networking products that power both businesses and individuals, are simple to use, and smart.