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Azul Systems

385 Moffett Park Drive Suite 115
Moffett Field, CA 94089
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Stephen W DeWitt (Azul Systems Chairman) Colin R Savage (Worldview Technology Partners General Partner) Geoffrey Yang (Redpoint Ventures Founding Partner) J Peter Wagner (Accel)
Advisory board: Jeb Miller (ComVentures)

Business description: Azul Systems serves companies who need to deliver server-based Java applications for their web-facing customers (travel, online retail, gaming, SaaS), meet specific latency targets for real-time business systems (advertising networks, capital markets, communications) ensure timely maintenance or security updates for essential applications, or deliver Java-based systems for embedded and IoT use cases. Azul is the world’s only company exclusively focused on Java and the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). Founded in 2002, we are a private company headquartered in Sunnyvale, California with worldwide offices and support centers. In 2005 we launched Vega, our hardware-based Java appliances. Since then our focus has been on software-based platforms and products. Azul Zing® was introduced in 2010, Zulu® in 2013, ReadyNow!® technology in 2014, Zulu® Embedded in 2015, Zulu®Embedded for 32-bit ARM® processors in 2016 and Falcon, an entirely new JIT compiler based upon LLVM technology in 2017.
Customers include: Blue Chip Expert British Telecom Circuit City Credit Suisse LimeWire NBX TransUnionWachovia;  Bear Stearns ;  British Sky Broadcasting;  BT ;  Citistreet ;  Creditex ;  Pegasus Solutions
Partners include: Axway BEA Systems Calypso Technology Cisco SystemsCredit Suisse DellDetermine Extreme NetworksFoundry NetworksIBM Oracle Sun MicrosystemsTibco Software Vignette ;  FatWire Software ;  Fitech Laboratories ;  Gemstone Systems ;  GigaSpaces ;  Government Sales Advisors ;  JBoss ;  JXInsight

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Sep 2007   Mar 2005
Capital raised: 177.7M
Last Round: 40.0M
Ownership: Private  

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Record updated: May 2019
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2002
Headcount: 151-200 as of May 2019
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Sep 2007   Mar 2005
Capital Raised: 177.7M
Last Round: 40.0M
Ownership: Private