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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