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Atrica  Acquired by Nokia Siemens Networks (2007  amount undisclosed )

3255-3 Scott Blvd
Santa Clara, CA 95054
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Eric A Benhamou (BGV) Vivek Ragavan (Atrica Chairman) Avinoam Rubinstain (Atrica Former CTO & VP Business Development) Daniel Slutzky (Benchmark CFO) Jeff Hinck (Vesbridge Sr. Managing Director) Ali Shadman (JK&B Capital General Partner) Frederic Veyssiere (Innovacom Venture Capital General Partner)
Former advisory board: Doug Bulliet (Bell South);  Jean-Jacques Damiamian (France Telecom COO);  Jeffrey Feldman (Everest Broadband Networks);  Jim Goetz (Accel) John Hart (3Com Fellow);  Patrice Henault (Harris Corporation);  Nobuo Kamata (Soliton Systems K.K.);  Oded Rose (Aurum SBC Ventures);  Fouad Tobagi (Stanford University Professor of Engineering)

Business description: Atrica has emerged as the prominent market visionary and leading provider of Optical Ethernet solutions for Metropolitan Area networks. Atrica's mission is to help carriers worldwide realize dramatic cost savings and enable compelling new business services based on its Optical Ethernet solution. Atrica is widely recognized by leading service providers and industry influencers for taking a strong industry leadership position, evangelizing and delivering on its compelling vision: combine the performance and cost-effectiveness of Ethernet with crucial carrier-class features to change the landscape of Metro Area Networks and carrier services. Atrica is a privately-held company based in Santa Clara, California, with R&D facilities in Israel and sales offices throughout Europe, Asia Pacific and North America.
Customers include: Cox Communications France Telecom;  Al-Pi Telecomunicacions;  American Fiber Systems ;  Brighter Networks;  Energie AG Oberosterreich ;  ISIS Multimedia Net;  ITM ;  KVC Telecom;  Makedonski Telekomunikacii ;  Sanef Telecoms ;  Trigon
Partners include: Deutsche TelekomFlexLight NetworksFrance Telecom FujitsuMicromuseSAN Valley Systems;  Arampa;  Controlware Communications Systems;  Crescent Networks;  InfoVista;  ISIS;  Syspol

Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Apr 2006   Oct 2005
Capital raised: 162.2M
Last Round: 28.2M
Ownership: Acquired by Nokia Siemens Networks (2007  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: AccelBenchmarkGemini Israel Venture FundsSt. Paul Venture Capital;  Saturn Venture Partners;  BGVInvestor Growth CapitalChallenge FundHotung Capital ManagementInnovacom Venture CapitalJKandB CapitalLehman Brothers;  Telia;  Triton;  Saints Capital;  Vesbridge Partners;  GunnAllen Venture Partners;  EcoR1 Capital
Corporate investors: 3ComIntel CapitalWS InvestmentsBellSouth;  Bezeq;  Ascend Technology Ventures;  SBC Ventures;  China Development Industrial Bank

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Record updated: Oct 2007
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Headcount: 101-150 as of Apr 2006
Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Apr 2006   Oct 2005
Capital Raised: 162.2M
Last Round: 28.2M
Ownership: Acquired by Nokia Siemens Networks (2007  amount undisclosed )