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BroadLight  Acquired by Broadcom (2012 $ 195,000,000 )

2901 Tasman Drive, Suite 218
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Website Company Summary Management Team

Technology: Gal Sitton (2004) ; Eli Weitz (02/27/2007)
Business Development: Doron Tal

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Arad Naveh (Benchmark General Partner) Paul Weinstein (Azure Capital Partners General Partner) Neil Cohen (Israel Seed Partners General Partner) Elie Barr (EXPAND NETWORKS President/CEO) Anthony T Maher (STAR Ventures Partner) Ofer Timor (Delta Ventures General Partner)
Former outside board: Anton Schaaf (Deutsche Telekom CTO) Yaffa Krindl (STAR Ventures Partner) Jonathan Medved (Israel Seed Ventures)

Business description: BroadLight leads delivery of end-to-end (E2E) Passive Optical Network (PON) technology through its comprehensive and innovative product solutions consisting of highly integrated semiconductor devices, embedded and application software, reference designs and support tools. We are the only company delivering complete E2E BPON and GPON component solutions for the central office (CO) and customer premise equipment (CPE). These solutions help equipment companies bring standards-based PON products quickly to service providers and with low risk. Since its founding in June 2000, BroadLight has established itself globally with offices in Mountain View California USA, Ramat Gan Israel, Taipei Taiwan and Shanghai China.
Customers include: DASAN Zhone Solutions Huawei Technologies ;  Allied Data Technologies ;  Askey ;  COMTREND ;  Millinet ;  ZyXEL
Partners include: Atheros Communications BroadcomMips TechnologiesOpenCon Systems ;  Clavis ;  CopperGate;  Delta ;  GPON Equipment ;  ITRI ;  Percello ;  RAD;  Resolute

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Sep 2007   Nov 2005
Capital raised: 43.0M
Last Round: 12.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Broadcom (2012 $ 195,000,000 )
Corporate investors: Siemens Venture CapitalBroadcom Tellabs Motorola Ventures

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Record updated: Mar 2012
Sector: Semiconductor
Year Founded: 2003
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Sep 2007   Nov 2005
Capital Raised: 43.0M
Last Round: 12.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Broadcom (2012 $ 195,000,000 )