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Terawave Communications  Acquired by Occam Networks (2007 $ 3,200,000 )

30680 Huntwood Avenue
Hayward, CA 94544
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Lip-Bu Tan (Walden International)

Business description: Terawave is a leading, global manufacturer of converged access and multi-service networking solutions for service providers, government, and enterprise customers. Our multiservice aggregation and PON products provide the industry’s most economical data, video, voice, and circuit service convergence solutions, for unparalleled service velocity, management, bandwidth, and capital efficiency. Terawave has over 70 customers on 5 continents, including some of the world’s largest telephone and cable service providers, state and municipal networks – including the largest statewide educational network – the US military, NASA, TV broadcasters, and dozens of major corporations. Terawave is the world’s leading vendor of PON solutions, with PON customers in Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the US. Terawave provides outstanding global customer sales and service support, including 24 x 7 technical support, 24-hour onsite dispatch, and local service presence. Terawave world-class partners include some of the world’s largest and best-known telecommunications equipment companies, systems integrators, and defense contractors.
Customers include: Cox CommunicationsFrance TelecomNASAU.S. Army;  City of LaGrange;  Comcor;  Dacom Korea;  Firma ITEL;  Ikanos ;  Iowa Communications Network;  Kingston Communications ;  Parker FiberNet ;  SIGECOM ;  The City of LaGrange;  U.S. Air Force;  Yuma Proving Grounds
Partners include: RaytheonSAICSiemens;  Broadband Networks;  Broadcast Electronics;  Burst;  Capinfo ;  ComRon;  Cronus eBusiness;  Dascom Systems Group;  Delta-Systems;  DigiNet;  Falcon-S;  Fiber-Options;  Fujitsu Telecommunications Europe ;  Gonzalo Partners;  GSA Advantage;  GTL;  Hakko Opto;  HVS;  INEO Infracom ;  K-Micro ;  LightPointe;  Mindspeed ;  MoMe;  OpNet;  Rock Communications;  Solo;  Superior Access Solutions;  Synergy Group;  Telecom Transport;  Teralink

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Sep 2005   Nov 2004
Capital raised: 164.0M
Last Round: 17.3M
Ownership: Acquired by Occam Networks (2007 $ 3,200,000 )
Corporate investors: E-TEK Dynamics;  SingaporeTel;  Sumitomo

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Record updated: Oct 2007
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1998
Headcount: 76-100 as of Apr 1999
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Sep 2005   Nov 2004
Capital Raised: 164.0M
Last Round: 17.3M
Ownership: Acquired by Occam Networks (2007 $ 3,200,000 )