Entropic Communications is the leading provider of semiconductor products for connected homes, having pioneered MoCA® (Multimedia over Coax Alliance) technology in 2001. Located in San Diego, California USA, and offering a fabless semi-conductor service, Entropic Communications has developed industry firsts such as Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS) Outdoor Unit (ODU), single wire technology ARM® processor and OpenGL graphics set-top box System-on-a–Chip SoC).

On February 3, 2015, Entropic was acquired by MaxLinear for a total of $287 million.