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Crescendo Networks  Acquired by F5 Networks (2011  amount undisclosed)

633 Menlo Avenue, Suite 230
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(866) 830-0400
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Adoram Ga'ash (2005)
General Management: Scott Su (09/30/2008)
Technology: Amit Fridman (01/31/2008)
Sales/Marketing: Ron Halpern; Avi Pardo; Jonathan Lison
Business Development: Yaron Moradi
Customer Service: Itai Druckmann

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Boaz Dinte (Evergreen Partners Managing Partner) Gal Hayut (Apax Partners) Modi Rosen (Magnum Communications Fund Managing Partner) Armand Sibony (Convergent Capital Managing Partner)
Advisory board: Yuval Neeman (Microsoft Former Division VP)
Former outside board: Yiftach Shoolman (Crescendo Networks Founder) Ofer Bengal (Edge Medical Devices CEO) Sachi Gerlitz (Apax Partners)

Business description: Crescendo Networks is the recognized performance leader for accelerating and optimizing the delivery of business-critical, Web-enabled applications. The company’s unique application delivery architecture dramatically improves the operation of today's demanding application infrastructure. The world’s largest corporations and fastest growing Web properties rely on Crescendo for the application performance and efficiency needed to ensure usability, facilitate rapid business growth, lower IT costs and capture additional revenue.
Customers include: APX ARTISTdirect Neogen Rubicon Project TeleNav ;  Carfax ;  Communications Authority Of Thailand ;  Digital Times ;  e-Cop ;  Findology Interactive Media ;;  Habitania ;  Industrial and Commercial Bank of China ; ;  Kingdom Of Thailand ;  Korea Information Service ;  Korea National Oil Corporation ;  Land Transport Authority Of Singapore ;  People’s Daily Online ;  Pro Plus ;  Ringleader Digital ; ;  Seoul National University ;  Sify Technologies ;  The Hindu ;  The Munhwa Daily Newspaper ;  Total Beauty ;  University Of Seoul
Partners include: AlacritechAltera;  Ezchip;  Marubeni Solutions

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Aug 2009   Jul 2008
Capital raised: 45.0M
Last Round: 5.0M
Ownership: Acquired by F5 Networks (2011  amount undisclosed)
VCs include: Apax PartnersStageOne VenturesMagnum Communications FundConvergent Capital;  The Challenge Fund ;  Evergreen Venture Partners;  Trilogy Equity Partners

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Record updated: Jul 2013
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 2002
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Aug 2009   Jul 2008
Capital Raised: 45.0M
Last Round: 5.0M
Ownership: Acquired by F5 Networks (2011  amount undisclosed)