QLogic Corporation - Recent Material Event

Item  8.01 Other Events

On November 15, 2011, the Company announced that its board of directors authorized a new program to repurchase up to $200 million of the Company’s outstanding common stock over a period of up to two years from the conclusion of the current program. A copy of the press release issued by the Company regarding this announcement is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits







Press Release, dated November 15, 2011, announcing approval of new stock repurchase program for $200 million.



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.




November 15, 2011


    /s/ Jean Hu                                


    Jean Hu


    Senior Vice President and

    Chief Financial Officer