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Rainfinity  Acquired by EMC (2005)

2740 Zanker Road
San Jose, CA 95134
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Jehoshua Bruck (Rainfinity Founder) Peter Behrendt (New Enterprise Associates (NEA));  Bo Ilsoe (Vertex Venture Capital) Anand Gowda (The Carlyle Group);  David W Pidwell (Alloy Ventures)

Business description: Rainfinity's patented award-winning products provide non-stop access and optimized performance of networked resources, from storage to Internet connections and security. Rainfinity's solutions plug and play into existing environments, simplify deployment and administration, and significantly reduce costs. Rainfinity's unique RAIN (Reliable Array of Independent Nodes) clustering technology was developed at the California Institute of Technology in collaboration with NASA'. Rainfinity was founded in 1998 and has received more than $45 million from leading corporate and venture investors including Alloy Ventures, Carlyle Venture Partners, Intel Capital, INVESCO Private Capital, New Enterprise Associate (NEA) and Spinner Asset Management.
Customers include: ATandTCheck Point Software TechnologiesMicrosoftNetAppSun MicrosystemsSymantec;  Bayer Corporation;  Dresdner Bank;  Harvard Medical School and Qantas Airways;  Quantas Airways;  Siemens Business Services
Partners include: Check Point Software TechnologiesCompaqIBMIntelMicrosoftNetAppSun MicrosystemsSurfControlSylantro SystemsSymantecVeritas TechnologiesWind River Systems;  Computerlinks;  EMC2;;  Siemens Business Services;  SNIA

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings:    Feb 2001
Capital raised: 45.0M
Ownership: Acquired by EMC (2005)
Corporate investors: Intel Capital

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Record updated: Aug 2005
Sector: Storage
Year Founded: 1998
Headcount: 11-25 as of Jan 2000
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings:    Feb 2001
Capital Raised: 45.0M
Ownership: Acquired by EMC (2005)