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Dantz Development Corporation  Acquired by EMC (2004)

3003 Oak Road 3rd Floor
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website Company Summary Management Team

Technology: Richard Zulch
Not listed on the website: (May no longer be at the company) George McAfee*;  Joshua Feller*

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Don Oliverio (Arch Venture Partners)
Former outside board: Reese M. Jones (Netopia CEO) Greg Galenos (Mobius Venture Capital Partner);  Alex Knight (ARCH Venture Partners);  John Overall (Breckenridge Associates)

Business description: Dantz Development Corporation is a leader in backup and restore software for small and midsize businesses. The award-winning Dantz Retrospect product family protects millions of computers worldwide by providing enterprise-class data protection for file servers, desktops, notebooks, and business-critical applications. Patented technology makes Retrospect easy to administer, and only Retrospect delivers the fastest backups while still providing 100% accurate restores. Customers of Dantz include small and midsize businesses, as well as workgroups and departments of larger companies.
Customers include: AOL Time WarnerBBCBoeingBritish TelecomCBSDaimlerChryslerEli LillyGenentechLevi StraussLockheed MartinMotorolaMTV NetworksNASANBCNordstromNortel NetworksOraclePixarRaytheonSiemensThe Walt Disney CompanyTime MagazineUniversity of WashingtonWarner Brothers AnimationWhole Foods Market;  Blue Shield of California;  BMW;  Booz Allen and Hamilton;  California Department of Motor Vehicles;  Children’s Hospital of Oakland;  FileNet;  GAP;  Harper Collins Publisher;  Kaiser Permante;  Kenneth Cole;  Lawrence Livermore Labs;  Los Alamos National Laboratory;  Lucas Films;  Naval Air Warfare Center;  Nestle;  NIH National Cance Institute;  Random House;  Tulane Medical School;  U.S. Geological Survey;  UC SF;  UCLA;  University of California, San Francisco;  University of Illinois;  University of Oxford;  University of Texas;  Virginia Tech;  Walgreen's;  West Virginia University
Partners include: AppleCompaqFujitsuHPIBMImationMaxtorSONYSymantecToshiba;  AcomData;  APS Technologies;  Archos Technology;  BUSlink;  Exabyte;  EZQuest;  Ikebana;  LaCie/APS;  MicroNet;  Phertron Technologies;  SimpleTech;  SKYDATA;  Storix;  Yamaha;  Yano Electric

Ownership: Acquired by EMC (2004)

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Record updated: Nov 2005
Sector: Storage
Year Founded: 1984
Headcount: 76-100 as of Jul 2000
Ownership: Acquired by EMC (2004)