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4800 Great America Pkwy #417
Santa Clara, CA 95054
(408) 969 9991
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Coby Sella (8/30/2010)
Finance: Hani Lerman (3/31/2010)
Technology: Yaron Magber ; David Deitcher (8/04)
Sales/Marketing: Asaf Shen ; Yossi Hermush
Business Development: Amit Shofar

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Randy L. Ditzler (Sequoia Capital) Martin Gibson (Accel) Aharon Aharon (Seabridge CEO) Isaac Hillel (Pitango Venture Capital) Gal Salomon (Discretix Chairman) Yair Shoham (Genesis Partners)
Former outside board: Kaj-Erik Relander (Accel) Gilles Delfassy (Texas Instruments Former SVP) Shaul Elovitch (Eurocom Communications) Itschak Shrem (SFK) Mark Ziering (Genesis Partners)
Former advisory board: Amos Fiat (Tel Aviv University Professor) Eitan Bek (Pitango Venture Capital Partner)

Business description: Discretix is a leading provider of security solutions for mobile handsets, Smart Phones, Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs), smart cards, flash storage cards, and WLAN devices. Discretix mission is to solve the challenges of implementing high performance, industry standard robust security, within the resource constrained environment of such devices. Discretix’ solutions are implemented by chipset vendors and device manufacturers thereby enabling the roll-out of high value applications and protecting the device and its contents against external threats. These solutions are utilized by silicon chip vendors as well as device vendors or device side application vendors interested to support or deploy revenue generating data-aware applications. Moreover, Discretix’ solutions protect sensitive information from malicious applications, fraud theft and other hacks that may inflict damage on end users or even on vendor’s reputation. Discretix provides a complete, multi-layered security architecture that spans across hardware (Intellectual Property Core for cryptographic co-processors), firmware and software.
Customers include: Agere Systems EricssonIntelPhilipsQuantumSanDiskSony EricssonSpansionSymbianVisa;  Arima Communications;  BENQ;  Core Logic;  OSE Systems;  Renesas;  Symwave ;  T Systems
Partners include: ARM EricssonSanDiskSony EricssonSymbianTexas InstrumentsVisa;  NDS;  OSE Systems;  Renesas Technology;  T Systems;  UIQ Technology

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Jan 2007   Feb 2004
Capital raised: 29.8M
Last Round: 20.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: AccelPitango Venture CapitalSequoia Capital Genesis Partners;  Poalim Ventures;  SFK;  Eurocom Group

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Record updated: Apr 2012
Sector: Storage
Year Founded: 2003
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Jan 2007   Feb 2004
Capital Raised: 29.8M
Last Round: 20.0M
Ownership: Private