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Unwired Planet  (Stock symbol: UPIP ) Acquired by Panoptis

2100 Seaport Blvd
Redwood City, CA 94063
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Brian M Beattie (Synopsys CFO) Patrick S Jones (Gemplus International S.A. Former CFO) Henry Nothhaft (Xperi Former CEO/Chairman) David Peterschmidt (Unwired Planet Former CEO) David Peterschmidt (Unwired Planet Former CEO) Jerald Held (The Held Group);  Robin A Abrams (ZiLOG Former Interim CEO) Charles Levine (Sprint PCS Former President/COO) Peter Feld (Starboard Value LP head of research) Jess M Ravich (ALJ Regional Holdings) Steve Wilson (Tennenbaum Capital Partners Managing Partner) Taylor O Harmeling (Lone Pine Capital Managing Director)

Business description: Openwave Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: OPWV) is a global software innovator delivering context-aware mediation and messaging solutions that enable communication service providers and the broader ecosystem to create and deliver smarter services. Building on its mobile data heritage, Openwave mobilizes the Internet with predictive solutions fueled by real-time analytics that mediate among all the different ecosystem elements, enhancing every mode of IP traffic. The result provides customers with a 360-degree view of their subscribers, the network, devices and services, and enables them to proactively optimize network resources, quickly launch smart mobile services, and provide a contextually relevant user experience.
Customers include: Agere SystemsAlcatelAlltelAmeritechATandTAudiovoxBritish TelecomCenturyTelCincinnati BellCingular WirelessCox CommunicationsIBMKDDI LGQuestRogersSamsungSanyoSiemensSK TelecomSprint Telstra Verizon WirelessVodafone ;  Amigo;  Amoi;  Belgacom;  Bell Mobility;  Bell Nexxia;;  BTCellnet;  Centertel;  China Mobile;  Compal Electronics;  Dobsen;  Hutchison Telecom;  JAPAN TELECOM;  KG Telecom;  LibanCell;  Libertel;  Mannesmann;  MTS;  Nextel de México ;  Onetel ;  PLALA Networks;  PrairieComm;  SmarTone-Vodafone ;  SOFTBANK TELECOM ;  Sonera;  Sprint PCS;  StarHub;  Taiwan Cellular;  TDC;  TDS;  Telcel;  Telecom New Zealand;  Telefónica Móviles España ;  Telesp Cellular;  Telus Mobility;  TMN;  TritonPCS;  US Unwired;  Vitelcom;  Vivo;  WorldNet
Partners include: 3ComAdamind ATandTCirrus LogicCisco SystemsCloudmark Cyren Dilithium NetworksEricssonGeoWorksIBMMcAfee MontaVista SoftwareMotorolaNokiaQualcomm SiemensSiRF Technology Sun MicrosystemsSurfControl;  Bell Atllantic;  China Unicom ;  Moviso;  Thumbspeed

Rounds: 4
Capital raised: 70.7M
Ownership: Acquired by Panoptis
Stock Symbol: UPIP
Angels/other VCs: Reed E Hundt (McKinsey & Company)
Corporate investors: Siemens Venture CapitalQualcomm

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Record updated: Jan 2016
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1994
Headcount: 501-600 as of Oct 2010
Rounds: 4
Capital Raised: 70.7M
Ownership: Acquired by Panoptis
Stock Symbol: UPIP