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Swan Labs  Acquired by F5 Networks (2005 )

99 W Tasman Drive 100
San Jose, CA 95134
Website Company Summary Management Team

Sales/Marketing: Michael Stevens

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Eric A. Benhamou (BGV) Carl Amdahl (DCM Ventures) Matthew D. Howard (Norwest Venture Partners)

Business description: Swan Labs is the premier provider of Enterprise Application Shaping solutions to Global 2000 companies. Enterprise Application Shaping (EAS) is a new technology that combines the best aspects of WAN optimization and application acceleration. With Swan Labs’ NetCelera EAS solution, enterprise customers experience increased application utilization, predictable end-user response times, dramatic WAN performance gains, and lower WAN costs.
Customers include: Bed BathAndBeyondBoeingCisco SystemsGEGlaxoSmithKlineJohnsonAndJohnsonLife TechnologiesLockheed MartinNVIDIAPioneer Natural ResourcesPlumtree SoftwareSBC CommunicationsSONY;  Amerada Hess;  Applebee's International;  British Land;  Brown Shoe;  ChevronTexaco;  CP Ships;  Dartek;  Epson;  Fortune 10;  Fulfillment Plus;  Haynes and Boone;  IFC;  International Finance;  Invitrogen;  JC Whitney;  LeBoeuf, Lamb, GreeneAndMacRae;  Ritz Interactive;  Seiko Epson;  Sun Chemical;  Wiley

Rounds: 1
Recent Fundings: Sep 2004
Capital raised: 15.0M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Acquired by F5 Networks (2005 )
Angels/other VCs: Eric A. Benhamou (Global Ventures)

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Record updated: May 2005
Sector: Software
Headcount: 26-50 as of Sep 2004
Rounds: 1
Recent Fundings: Sep 2004
Capital Raised: 15.0M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Acquired by F5 Networks (2005 )