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Ezchip Technologies

900 E. Hamilton Avenue #100
Campbell, CA 95008
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Eli Fruchter (5/99)
President/COO/Operations: Doron Vertesh (09/30/2006)
Finance: Dror Israel (7/01)
Technology: Eyal Choresh ; Guy Koren (2001) ; Patrick Bisson (11/30/2002)
Sales/Marketing: Rob O'Hara
Business Development: Amir Eyal
Former Employees: Alex Tal

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Benny Hanigal (Sequoia Capital Partner) Karen Sarid (Orex Computed Radiography Former General Manager) David Schlachet (Syneron Medical Former CEO) Shai Saul (Tamir Fishman Ventures General Partner) Ran Giladi (InfoCyclone Former CEO)
Former advisory board: Constance Capone (JK&B Capital);  John de Souza (Goldman Sachs) Yossi Hasson (BlueRun Ventures)

Business description: EZchip Technologies is a fabless semiconductor company providing high-speed highly-integrated network processors. EZchip's breakthrough TOPcore™ technology integrates both packet processing and classification with embedded search engines on a single chip. EZchip's single-chip solutions are used for building networking equipment with dramatic savings in chip count, power and cost. Highly flexible 7-layer processing enables a wide range of applications to deliver advanced services for the metro, carrier edge and core and enterprise backbone at wire speed. EZchip is a privately-held company, founded in 1999 and well financed by leading venture capital firms. The company's management and development teams are highly experienced in all aspects of networking, TCP/IP and ASIC design.
Customers include: Allied TelesisCrescendo Networks;  BATM/Telco Systems;  ETRI;  Huawei-3Com;  ZTE
Partners include: BroadcomDune Networks IBMPMCTeraChipWind River SystemsZettaCom;  Advanced Switching Interconnect SIG;  PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers Group;  Peripheral Component Interconnect Special Interest Group

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Mar 2004   Mar 2004
Capital raised: 68.0M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: Goldman SachsSTAR VenturesJKandB Capital;  Tamar Investments
Corporate investors: IBMBlueRun Ventures;  LanOptics

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Record updated: Feb 2010
Sector: Semiconductor
Year Founded: 1999
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Mar 2004   Mar 2004
Capital Raised: 68.0M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Private