Rambus

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Rambus is a semiconductor company that designs, develops, and licenses interface and security IP, and memory interface chips. It offers server DIMM chipsets, memory PHYs, SerDes PHYs, digital controllers, and other products. The company primarily serves the cloud, artificial intelligence, data center, 5G, automotive, and IoT markets.
TypePublic
Founded1990
HQSan Jose, CA, US
Websiterambus.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)690(+11%)
Job Openings29
Revenue (FY, 2021)$328.3 M(+36%)
Share Price (Jun 2022)$21.7(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Rambus

Luc Seraphin

Luc Seraphin

President & CEO
Sean Fan

Sean Fan

SVP & COO
Hari Kannan

Hari Kannan

SVP of Strategy
Keith Jones

Keith Jones

VP, Finance & Interim CFO
Jeffry Moore

Jeffry Moore

SVP, Global Operations
John Shinn

John Shinn

SVP & General Counsel
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Rambus Office Locations

Rambus has offices in San Jose, Agoura Hills, Beaverton, Chapel Hill and in 9 other locations
San Jose, CA, US (HQ)
4453 N 1st St #100
Agoura Hills, CA, US
30301 Agoura Rd #120
Beaverton, OR, US
1100 NW Compton Dr Ste 100
Chapel Hill, NC, US
1512 E Franklin St #200
Toronto, CA
70 University Ave #1100
Espoo, FI
Sokerilinnantie 11c
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Rambus Financials and Metrics

Rambus Revenue

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Rambus's revenue was reported to be $328.3 m in FY, 2021 which is a 33.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

99.1m

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

76.7m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

77.4%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(66.2m)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

8.3m

Market capitalization (24-Jun-2022)

2.4b

Closing stock price (24-Jun-2022)

21.7

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

179.1m

EV

2.3b
Rambus's current market capitalization is $2.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

224.0m242.7m328.3m

Revenue growth, %

(3%)10%33%

Cost of goods sold

51.4m60.7m70.4m

Gross profit

172.7m182.0m257.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

64.0m59.9m56.9m70.4m84.9m81.3m99.1m

Cost of goods sold

15.9m16.1m15.3m17.4m16.9m18.4m22.4m

Gross profit

48.1m43.8m41.7m53.0m68.0m62.9m76.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

75%73%73%75%80%77%77%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

102.2m136.1m107.9m

Accounts Receivable

44.0m27.9m44.1m

Prepaid Expenses

18.5m15.9m10.6m

Inventories

10.1m14.5m8.5m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

175.4m103.3m89.5m109.6m204.7m151.9m179.1m

Accounts Receivable

44.4m35.2m33.0m35.9m38.7m46.7m51.2m

Prepaid Expenses

17.1m18.0m16.2m11.6m10.5m12.0m12.3m

Inventories

9.8m11.6m14.2m9.9m8.1m8.1m6.2m
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(90.4m)(43.6m)18.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

40.6m47.4m44.3m

Inventories

(3.4m)(4.4m)6.1m

Accounts Payable

2.9m(2.2m)2.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

(26.6m)(63.6m)(80.9m)(8.0m)(18.8m)(31.5m)(2.6m)8.6m12.2m(66.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

9.8m19.8m29.3m12.0m23.9m34.7m10.8m22.0m33.1m10.8m

Inventories

(1.4m)(2.6m)(3.1m)238.0k(1.5m)(4.1m)4.5m6.4m6.5m2.3m

Accounts Payable

2.2m1.1m4.8m416.0k1.7m1.1m297.0k1.7m1.0m1.1m
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Rambus Operating Metrics

FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Offices (International)

11126

Offices (US)

774

Offices Leased

181910

Patents to Date

2.09 k2.14 k2.11 k2.13 k2.34 k2.38 k2.38 k2.42 k2.41 k2.42 k2.43 k

Rambus Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Hardent, Inc.May 24, 2022
PLDA GroupAugust 18, 2021$85.6 m
AnalogX Inc.July 02, 2021$47.5 m
Northwest LogicAugust 23, 2019$21.9 m
Snowbush IPAugust 05, 2016$32 m
Bell IDJanuary 25, 2016
Smart Card Software Ltd.January 25, 2016$104.7 m
Unity SemiconductorFebruary 06, 2012
Cryptography ResearchMay 12, 2011$342.5 m
Global Lighting TechnologiesDecember 14, 2009
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Rambus Revenue Breakdown

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Rambus revenue breakdown by business segment: 14.5% from Contract and other revenue, 41.6% from Royalties and 43.8% from Product revenue

Rambus revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.8% from Asia-Other, 12.1% from Singapore, 7.3% from Taiwan, 64.4% from USA and 7.4% from Other

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Rambus Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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Rambus Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Rambus Online and Social Media Presence

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Rambus Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    74/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    78/100

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Rambus News and Updates

Rambus Completes Acquisition of Hardent

Strengthens CXL Memory Interconnect Initiative and accelerates roadmap of data center solutions SAN JOSE, Calif. – May 24, 2022 – Rambus Inc.(NASDAQ:

Rambus to Acquire Hardent, Accelerating Roadmap for Next-Generation Data Center Solutions

Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS), a provider of industry-leading chips and silicon IP making data faster and safer, today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Hardent, Inc. (“Hardent”), a leading electronic design company. This acquisition augments the world-class team of engineers at Rambus an…

Steven Laub Joins Rambus Board of Directors

SAN JOSE, Calif. – May 4, 2022 – Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS), a premier chip and silicon IP provider making data faster and safer, today announced the

Rambus Joins Rebuilding Together Peninsula To Help The Local Community

Rebuilding Together Peninsula (RTP) is a nonprofit organization that provides free repairs to low-income homeowners and community facilities. They rely on

Rambus Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

Exceeded Q1 guidance for revenue Delivered record quarterly product revenue of $48.0 million driven by memory interface chips Strengthened balance sheet

Memory Bandwidth Races Higher with HBM3

Join memory expert Frank Ferro for a live webinar as he discusses what changes come with the new generation of HBM, and how the Rambus HBM3 memory subsystem can help designers unleash the full power of their HBM3-enabled accelerators and SoCs.
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Rambus Blogs

Device Security Requires a Foundation in Hardware

[May 18 @ 11am PT] Join Neeraj Paliwal, general manager of the Rambus Security IP business, and Bill Wong, senior content director and Electronic Design editor, as they discuss how hardware level protection is the key to building the foundation of security for data and electronic systems.

Rambus to Acquire Hardent, Accelerating Roadmap for Next-Generation Data Center Solutions

Augments world-class engineering team with deep SoC digital design expertise for Rambus CXL Memory Interconnect Initiative SAN JOSE, Calif. –  May 5, 2022  – Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS), a provider of industry-leading chips and silicon IP making data faster and safer, today announced it has signed an…

Rebuilding Together Peninsula to Celebrate National Rebuilding Day on April 30, 2022

OVER 600 VOLUNTEERS EXPECTED TO PROVIDE CRITICAL HEALTH AND SAFETY-RELATED REPAIRS AND UPGRADES IN A SINGLE DAY FOR 19 PENINSULA FAMILIES AND FACILITIES REDWOOD CITY, CA: On Saturday, April 30, 2022, Rebuilding Together Peninsula (RTP) will celebrate its 33rd National Rebuilding Day with the support…

Autonomous Vehicles: Everything about self-driving cars explained

A self-driving car is a computer-controlled vehicle that drives itself. Also referred to as an autonomous vehicle, driverless car, or robotic car (robo-car), a self-driving car analyzes its environment to safely move and react without human input. In this article, you’ll learn: 6 levels of autonomou…

IME-IP-339 Inline Memory Encryption Engine Product Brief

The Rambus IME-IP-339 IME Engine can be seamlessly integrated into a customer’s system-on-chip (SOC) to address security and privacy concerns of data-in-use in DDR memory. The IME-339 provides an AXI-4 compliant wrapper around the industry-proven Rambus ICE-IP-338 (inline cipher engine). This allows…

Protecting Devices with Security Anchored in Hardware

[April 14 @ 11am PT] Join Neeraj Paliwal, general manager of the Rambus Security IP business, and John McHale, EVP & Group Editorial Director of Military Embedded Systems, as they discuss how hardware level protection is the key to building the foundation of security for data and electronic syst…
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Rambus Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Rambus founded?

    Rambus was founded in 1990.

  • Who are Rambus key executives?

    Rambus's key executives are Luc Seraphin, Sean Fan and Hari Kannan.

  • How many employees does Rambus have?

    Rambus has 690 employees.

  • What is Rambus revenue?

    Latest Rambus annual revenue is $328.3 m.

  • What is Rambus revenue per employee?

    Latest Rambus revenue per employee is $475.8 k.

  • Who are Rambus competitors?

    Competitors of Rambus include Imagination Technologies, Inventergy and arm.

  • Where is Rambus headquarters?

    Rambus headquarters is located at 4453 N 1st St #100, San Jose.

  • Where are Rambus offices?

    Rambus has offices in San Jose, Agoura Hills, Beaverton, Chapel Hill and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Rambus have?

    Rambus has 13 offices.