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InQuira  Acquired by Oracle (2011  amount undisclosed )

851 Traiger Avenue #125
San Bruno, CA 94066
USA
(650)-246-5000
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Jeremy Burton (Symantec Group President) Philip Dur (Investor Growth Capital VP Technology) Susane Berger (Salesforce.com Regional VP sales) James N. White (Sutter Hill Ventures Managing Director) Vincent Worms (Partech Ventures co-President)
Advisory board: Terry Barrett (BEA Systems) Bill Thornton (Fidelity eBusiness)
Former outside board: Mary Coleman (Walden International Managing Director) Jon Anton (Purdue University Director of Research);  Amos Barzilay (Walden International) Udi Manber (Amazon.com Adivsory);  John Schelling (investor);  Ashmeet Sidana (HP) Perry Thorndike
Former advisory board: Philippe Cases (Partech Ventures Venture Partner) William Cooper (UC Berkeley Professor Emeritus);  Michael Stonebraker (Illustra Information Technologies)
Company

Business description: InQuira is the leading provider of customer search and navigation applications for business Web sites. Global organizations use InQuira's unique software to acquire new customers, up-sell and cross-sell products and services, reduce the number and cost of service incidents, and drive customer satisfaction. InQuira's customer search and navigation solution, InQuira 6 helps a global business' most important audiences --prospects and customers-- more easily and quickly obtain answers to their questions and find the products and services thay are looking for. The business benefits by capitalizing on the opportunity to sell additional products and services to motivated and informed site visitors, and by gaining tremendous cost savings in the form of decreased customer support costs, as more and more customer service calls are deflected from call centers.
Customers include: ATandTBank of AmericaBEA SystemsChoice Hotels International E*Trade FinancialGeneral ElectricHoneywellMentor GraphicsNetAppSerena Software Sun MicrosystemsYahoo!Zebra Technologies ;  Charter One Bank;  Chrysler Group;  Computer Services;  CSI;  Fidelity Investments;  Hamilton Sundstrand;  Harland Financial Solutions ;  Honda Motor;  MSC.Software ;  Sovereign Bank;  Sterling Commerce ;  SunTrust;  TYCO
Partners include: 3M Company AccentureBEA SystemsDocumentumGenesys IBMSAP Vignette
Capital

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings:    Jun 2002
Capital raised: 29.9M
Last Round: 9.2M
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2011  amount undisclosed )
Corporate investors: Bank of America

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Overview
Record updated: Jul 2011
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 2002
Headcount: 101-150 as of Nov 2010
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings:    Jun 2002
Capital Raised: 29.9M
Last Round: 9.2M
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2011  amount undisclosed )