Broadcom tinkers with VMware licencing terms as EU gets involved

Trade groups concerned over unilateral changes to licencing conditions

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Broadcom tinkers with VMware licencing terms as EU gets involved
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Broadcom tinkers with VMware licencing terms as EU gets involved

US chipmaker Broadcom is under scrutiny by EU antitrust regulators over alterations to the licencing conditions of its recently acquired cloud computing company VMware, following complaints from several EU business users and trade groups. On the same day Broadcom announced licencing changes.

A European Commission spokesperson told Reuters on Monday that the antitrust regulator had requested information from Broadcom to look into the matter. "The [European] Commission has received in...

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