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BigBand Networks  (Stock symbol: BBND ) Acquired by Arris Group (2011 $ 172,000,000 )

475 Broadway
Redwood City, CA 94063
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) David Lockwood (Liberate Technologies Former CEO/Chairman) Robert Sachs (Continental Consulting Group Principal) Michael Pohl (BigBand Networks Executive Chairman) Erez Rosen (Aladdin Knowledge Systems Former CFO) Richard C Smith (General Instrument Former VP Business Development) Kenneth A Goldman (The Westly Group Venture Partner) Geoffrey Yang (Redpoint Ventures)
Former outside board: Dennis P Wolf (MySQL Former CFO) Lloyd Carney (IBM Division GM) Boaz Dinte (Evergreen Partners);  Bruce Sachs (CRV) David Fellows (Pilot House Ventures);  Dean A Gilbert (@Home Network EVP GM) Gal Israely (Cedar Ventures) Santo Politi (CRV) Eduardo Shoval (LaserComm CEO)

Business description: BigBand Networks, Inc. [NASDAQ: BBND] provides broadband service providers with innovative network solutions designed to make it easier to move, manage and monetize video. These solutions are based on BigBand's video-networking platforms that are built to enable efficient and reliable delivery of video, voice and data across a wide range of services, including digital TV, high definition TV, addressable advertising, video-on-demand, interactive TV, Internet TV, video telephony, high-speed Internet and voice-over-IP. BigBand Networks' customers include more than 100 service providers—including six of the ten largest service providers in the U.S.—and leading cable and telco service providers in North America, Asia, Europe and Latin America. BigBand Networks is based in Redwood City, Calif., with offices worldwide.
Customers include: ComcastCox CommunicationsKnologyOtelco SpotOn{1}Surewest CommunicationsTime Warner Cable;  Adelphia Communications ;  Blue Ridge Communications;  Bright House ;  Bright House Networks;  BSI;  Cable One ;  Cablecom;  Cablevisión Mexico;  CAIW;  Casema;  Charter Communications ;  Comporium Communications;  Dreamline;  Essent Kablecom;  Gehua Cable ;  Guangdong Cable Networks ;  Hargray Communications ;  iesy ;  ish;  Jiangsu Cable ;  Kabel-Baden Wurttemberg;  Keumkang Cable Networks ;  Lanzhou Radio and Television Information Network;  Mediacom Communications;  MetroCast Cablevision;  Millennium Digital Media;  Multikabel;  Nanjing RadioAndTelevision;  NetCologne ;  Onelink Communications ;  Patriot Media;  Persona Communications;  Rogers Cable;  San Bruno Municipal Cable TV ;  Service Electric Cablevision ;  Shekou Cable ;  Suddenlink Communications ;  Sunflower Broadband;  SunTV;  Susquehanna Communications;  Telesystem Tirol ;  Vidéotron;  Wave Broadband;  Wide Open West;  WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone ;  Wuyang Iron and Steel
Partners include: CalixCienaCox CommunicationsMyrionCubeNETGEAR OpenTVSeaChange InternationalSpotOn{1}Verimatrix ;  Axerra;  BarcoNet;  Broadbus;  CableMatrix;  Camiant;  C-COR;  CLAdirect ;  Concurrent Computer;  Digiweb ;  EGT;  Fujitsu Network Communications;  Internet Photonics;  Mega Hertz;  Nagravision;  NDS;  Pace Micro Technology ;  Pioneer Digital Technologies;  Rogers Cable;  Triveni Digital;  WilTel Communications

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Jun 2004   Nov 2002
Capital raised: 100.0M
Last Round: 25.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Arris Group (2011 $ 172,000,000 ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: BBND
VCs include: CRVMeritech Capital PartnersRedpoint VenturesSTAR VenturesLauder PartnersPilot House Ventures;  Evergreen Investments;  CommVest;  Cedar Fund;  Broadband Venture Partners
Corporate investors: AOL Time Warner Ventures

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Record updated: Oct 2011
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Headcount: 401-500 as of Oct 2010
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Jun 2004   Nov 2002
Capital Raised: 100.0M
Last Round: 25.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Arris Group (2011 $ 172,000,000 ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: BBND