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Network General  (Stock symbol: NETG ) Acquired by NetScout (2007 $ 206,000,000 )

178 East Tasman Drive
San Jose, CA 95134
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Michael C Child (TA Associates)
Former outside board: James A Davidson (Silver Lake Partners co-Founder)

Business description: Network Generalâ„¢ Corporation is the global leader in enterprise application and network performance analysis. The Network General portfolio consists of innovative software solutions and intelligent appliances that allow IT professionals to identify, monitor, measure, manage and resolve application and network performance problems. Supporting the widest range of network topologies in the industry, Network General delivers breakthrough technology solutions that focus on the intersection of the application and the network for comprehensive real-time monitoring, analysis, and reporting across the business enterprise. Sniffer Enterprise Solutions empower IT organizations, simplify network management tasks, and protect the extended value and life of IT assets.
Customers include: Bay NetworksBechtelCisco SystemsIntelPGandE;  Chandler, Arizona ;  Vanderbilt University
Partners include: 3ComAlantec;  Hitachi Information Technology

Rounds: 1
Capital raised: 2.0M
Ownership: Acquired by NetScout (2007 $ 206,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: NETG
VCs include: TA AssociatesTPG Growth
Private equity: Silver Lake Partners

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Record updated: Sep 2007
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1986
Headcount: 401-500 as of Jul 2004
Rounds: 1
Capital Raised: 2.0M
Ownership: Acquired by NetScout (2007 $ 206,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: NETG