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Versant  (Stock symbol: VSNT ) Acquired by Actian (2013  amount undisclosed )

255 Shoreline Drive #450
Redwood City, CA 94065
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Uday Bellary (Wortal) Anthony J Bettencourt (Coverity CEO) Herbert May (Poet Holdings Former Chairman) Robert Brammer (Northrop Grumman Information Systems CTO & VP Advanced Technology) William Henry Delevati (Aspect Technology Former CIO & SVP IT)

Business description: Versant Corporation (NASDAQ: VSNT) is an industry leader in specialized data management software, which helps companies to handle complex information in environments that have high performance and high availability requirements. Using the Versant Object Database, customers cut hardware costs, speed and simplify development, significantly reduce administration costs, and deliver products with a strong competitive edge. Versant’s solutions are deployed in a wide array of industries including telecommunications, financial services, transportation, manufacturing, and defense. With over 50,000 installations, Versant has been a highly reliable partner for over 15 years for Global 2000 companies such as Ericsson, Verizon, Siemens, US Government, and Financial Times.
Customers include: AlcatelBroadSoftCienaEvolving SystemsFinancial TimesGeneral DynamicsMarconiMCISAICSilicon GraphicsTellabsTransware;  AirPlus International;  Argonne Nat Labs;  Ascom;  British Airways;  BT NA;  Dorado Software;  Efficient Networks;  JD Edwards;  Metris;  North Side ;  US government;  VW
Partners include: Aspira Women's HealthBEA SystemsBMC SoftwareDECIBMInformix SoftwareSun MicrosystemsUnisys;  cosmosbay;  Crosslogic;  experio Solutions;  Henrhyao ;  Intergraph;  launchtide;  LOGISIL;  Nexor;  Opal Soft;  Salient;  UniSql

Rounds: 6
Capital raised: 23.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Actian (2013  amount undisclosed )
Stock Symbol: VSNT
Angels/other VCs: Jim Simpson (Wall Data)
Corporate investors: Integraph

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Record updated: Feb 2011
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1988
Headcount: 51-75 as of Mar 2011
Rounds: 6
Capital Raised: 23.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Actian (2013  amount undisclosed )
Stock Symbol: VSNT