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Tekelec  (Stock symbol: TKLC ) Acquired by Oracle (2013  amount undisclosed )

5200 Paramount Parkway
Morrisville, NC 27560

Website Company Summary Management Team

Management: Franco Plastina (President);  Ronald J. Lange (Executive VP);  Mark Floyd (Chairman of the Board);  Gregory Rush (CFO)
Former Management Team:  Marykay Wells

Board: Ronald Buckly (Tekelec Director)
Business Description

Tekelec is a global provider of communication network software and systems that enable its customers to deliver a range of communications services including voice, text messaging, and mobile data services. The Company's customers include mobile (or wireless) and fixed (or wireline) service providers (collectively, service providers). As of December 31, 2009, there were more than 1,800 Tekelec systems and software applications deployed in networks located in 107 countries worldwide. Its systems generally provide capabilities, such as high transaction rates, reliability and routing intelligence. Its systems are comprised of elements from its portfolio of software, which are being integrated with generally available hardware, operating systems and database technologies. Tekelec derives its revenues from the sale or licensing of these network systems and software applications and the related professional services and customer support, including customer post-warranty services.
Customer on 5  Companies

Partner on 2  Companies

Acquirer on  1  Companies

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Record updated: Sep 2010
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2013  amount undisclosed )
Stock Symbol: TKLC