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Oblix  Acquired by Oracle (2005)

18922 Forge Drive
Cupertino, CA 95014
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Brian Melton (Tenaya Capital Managing Director) Robert Coleman (Robertson Stephens);  William R. Hearst (Kleiner Perkins) Ted Schlein (Kleiner Perkins);  Naomi O. Seligman (Research)
Former outside board: Duncan Davidson (InterTrust Technologies Executive VP) Todd Rulon-Miller (Netscape Communications VP Sales) Paul Vais (Patricof & Co. Ventures)

Business description: Oblix powers many of the world's largest Web portals and extranets. As a leading provider of identity-based security solutions, Oblix offers policy-driven identity and Web services management along with federated access control and single sign-on to both enterprise and partner applications. By providing a central means to securely connect users to applications, and applications to one another, Oblix reduces the cost, complexity, and risk of managing identities helping companies meet today's regulatory compliance and security requirements. Oblix is dedicated to helping our customers achieve real business goals while building productive and secure eBusinesses. Our Enterprise Identity and Web Services Management Solutions provide a secure, proven, and cost-effective network security and managment foundation for your organization's eBusiness infrastructure.
Customers include: 3ComAmdahlAmerican AirlinesApplied MaterialsCisco SystemsCorioElectronic ArtsGeneral MotorsHitachi, Ltd.IntuitKaiser PermanenteNASANorthern TrustPMCRaychemSun MicrosystemsSymantecTelef√≥nicaTellabsUS BankWachoviaWashington MutualXilinx;  AXA Financial;  British Airways;  Carlson Companies;  Cemex;  Duke University;  Federal Express;  Government of Belgium;  i2 Technologies;  Mass Mutual;  NASA Ames;  Norsk Hydro;  Old Mutual;  Stanford University Graduate School of Business;  the Chicago Board of Trade;  The City of Calgary;  United States Postal Service;  Xircom

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Mar 2003   Aug 2000
Capital raised: 97.0M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2005)
Corporate investors: Cisco SystemsNetscape CommunicationsIntel CapitalSiemens Venture CapitalSiemens Venture CapitalNovellRobertson Stephens;  General Motors Investment Corporation

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Record updated: Jan 2005
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1996
Headcount: 151-200 as of Sep 2004
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Mar 2003   Aug 2000
Capital Raised: 97.0M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2005)