Emulex Seeks Private Equity Buyout, Says Report

Costa Mesa-based networking equipment maker Emulex is in the midst of discussions with private equity investors, to take the company private, according to a report Monday. The report, from Reuters, said that Emulex has talked with such private equity investors as Francisco Partners, Thoma Bravo, and Thomas H. Lee about a deal. The report cited "several people familiar with the matter". Emulex is a developer of storage networking equipment, including Fibre Channel host bus adapters, 10Gb Ethernet adapters, and more.