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Riverhead Networks  Acquired by Cisco Systems (2004 $ 39,000,000)

20195 Stevens Creek Blvd. #110
Cupertino, CA 95014
USA
(408)-253-5700
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

General Management: Yehuda Afek
Technology: Dan Touitou (2003)
Not listed on the website: (May no longer be at the company) Seth Adler*
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Lior Berger (Gemini Israel Venture Funds);  Orna Berry (Gemini Israel Venture Funds);  Jackie Goren (Koor Corporate Venture Capital Fund);  Shmil Levy (Sequoia Capital) Vivek Ragavan (Atrica CEO) Yoram Snir (Cisco Systems)
Company

Business description: Riverhead Networks provide solutions for one of the most critical security problems facing both corporate and governmental Web sites - Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS). Using a series of complex algorithms to alert and prevent DDoS attacks, Riverhead Networks's solutions allow the enterprise to continue uninterrupted operations, even in the midst of an unauthorized or malicious assault. Riverhead Networks family of products is ideally designed for backbone providers (NSPs and ISPs) and Data Centers who require solutions o protect their customers.
Capital

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Mar 2004   May 2002
Capital raised: 19.0M
Last Round: 9.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Cisco Systems (2004 $ 39,000,000)
Angels/other VCs: Leonard Kleinrock (Professor)
Corporate investors: Cisco SystemsIntel Capital;  Koor Corp Venture Capital

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Overview
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Mar 2004   May 2002
Capital Raised: 19.0M
Last Round: 9.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Cisco Systems (2004 $ 39,000,000)