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SpringSource  Acquired by VMware (2009 $ 420,000,000 )

411 Borel Avenue #101
San Mateo, CA 94402
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Peter Fenton (Benchmark General Partner) Kevin Efrusy (Accel General Partner) Neelan Choksi (SpringSource Former COO)

Business description: SpringSource created Spring, the de facto standard platform to build, run and manage enterprise Java applications. SpringSource is also the leading support provider for Apache Tomcat. SpringSource delivers an end-to-end platform that is designed from the ground up for complete portability and scalability for today’s data center and for next-generation virtualized, grid and cloud deployments. Nearly half of the Global 2000, including many of the world’s largest financial institutions, retailers, manufacturers, healthcare, technology and public sector clients are SpringSource customers.
Customers include: Aetna ANDA Networks ATandTCharles SchwabCisco SystemsCoremetrics GEJohnsonAndJohnsonLinkedIn MerckNokiaNPC International PfizerRealNetworks SamsungToyota;  Aegeon ;  Associated Newspapers ;  City of Chicago ;  Cornell University Lab of Ornithology ;  Glaxo Smith Kline;  Intercontinental HotelsAndResorts;  MTV ;  Object Partners ;  Telecom Italia ; ;  Wired
Partners include: Accenture Capgemini Hyperic Pentaho Terracotta ;  Carahsoft ;  Chariot Solutions ;  GigaSpaces

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Jun 2008   May 2007
Capital raised: 16.0M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Acquired by VMware (2009 $ 420,000,000 )
VCs include: Accel Bay PartnersBenchmark

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Record updated: May 2010
Sector: Internet
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Jun 2008   May 2007
Capital Raised: 16.0M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Acquired by VMware (2009 $ 420,000,000 )