Link Silicon Valley
The fastest way to connect to the people, companies and capital of Silicon Valley
Free 30 Day Trial Account
Sign Up | Log In
My Lists

Larscom  (Stock symbol: LARS ) Acquired by Verilink (2004 $ 27,000,000)

39745 Eureka Drive
Newark, CA 94560
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Allen R. Adams (Cisco Systems);  Paul Graf (Axel Johnson CEO);  Don Green (Advanced Fibre Communications CEO);  Donald Heitt (Voysys CEO);  Kevin Kalkhoven (Uniphase CEO);  Harvey Poppel (Poptech President);  Joe Smorda (Axel Johnson CFO);  Desmond Wilson (Axel Johnson)

Business description: Larscom was founded on a single vision: to enable high-speed access by providing the most cost-effective, highly reliable (carrier-class), and easiest-to-use network access equipment in the industry. Today, the company's vision holds true even though the network has evolved to include new high speed optical Metro Rings and gigabit Ethernet requirements. Larscom's innovation remains focused on the economical delivery of bandwidth services to the WAN -- helping thousands of service providers and enterprises leverage existing technological investments as they exploit the world's available bandwidth. Larscom customers are service providers - CLECs, ITCOs, IOCs, RBOCs, ISPs, WSPs, IXCs -- and medium-to-large enterprises looking for highly reliable and economical network access solutions. With Larscom, service providers can cost-effectively deliver new high-speed services that are more affordable to their customers; and enterprises can easily and incrementally add higher bandwidth as the needs of their business grow. Larscom's products are sold through a direct sales force and channel resale partners.
Customers include: HPKaiser PermanenteStanford University

Ownership: Acquired by Verilink (2004 $ 27,000,000)
Stock Symbol: LARS
Corporate investors: Axel Johnson

Last Tweets


Last Mentions

Record updated: Dec 2004
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1970
Headcount: 76-100 as of Jun 2003
Ownership: Acquired by Verilink (2004 $ 27,000,000)
Stock Symbol: LARS