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Composite Software  Acquired by Cisco Systems (2013 $ 180,000,000 )

2655 Campus Drive #200
San Mateo, CA 94403
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Alan Wade (Wade Associates Principal) Thomas E Banahan (Tenaya Capital Managing Director) Ron Weissman (Apax Partners Partner) Jim Gauer (Palomar Ventures);  Evangelos Simoudis (Apax Partners)

Business description: Composite Software, Inc. is the leading independent provider of data virtualization software for IT and business professionals. The company’s solutions discover, federate and deliver information—across multiple locations and disparate data sources—to help enterprises solve day-to-day business problems faster, for less. Expanding from its roots in enterprise information integration (EII), Composite’s solutions provide an important link between enterprise data and the desktop, complementing traditional physical data integration, while delivering greater flexibility and control for hundreds of customers, including five of the top six U.S. investment banks, five of the top ten pharmaceutical companies, software vendors such as Cognos, Informatica and BMC, and U.S. Defense and Intelligence agencies. Founded in 2002, Composite Software is a privately held, venture-funded corporation based in Silicon Valley.
Customers include: HP MySQL U.S. Army
Partners include: Cognos Kapow Technologies Microsoft MicroStrategy MySQL Oracle SAP Siebel Systems Siperian Sybase Systinet Teradata Tibco Software ;  Altova ;  Jinfonet Software ;  Syncsort

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Dec 2007   Sep 2004
Capital raised: 29.8M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Cisco Systems (2013 $ 180,000,000 )
Corporate investors: Cognos

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Record updated: Dec 2016
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 2002
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Dec 2007   Sep 2004
Capital Raised: 29.8M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Cisco Systems (2013 $ 180,000,000 )