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Kilopass Technology  Acquired by Synopsys (2018  amount undisclosed )

2895 Zanker Road
San Jose, CA 95134
USA
(408) 709-2828
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Management

CEO: Charlie Cheng (10/27/2008)
General Management: Jeff Ball (05/11/2009)
Finance: James T. Lindstrom (1/24/2012) ; Tracy Mah (9/30/2008)
Technology: Bill Colin (3/25/2014); Bruce Bateman (9/9/2014) ; Harry Luan (03/30/2009)
Sales/Marketing: Leslie Landers
Business Development: Tatsuya Yamazaki
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Jacques Benkoski (US Venture Partners Partner) Joseph Zaelit (iGlobe Partners) Michael Noonan (Silicon Catalyst co-Founder) Rodrigo Liang (Oracle SVP SPARC Processor Design) Aaron Mankovski (Pitango Venture Capital Managing Director)
Company

Business description: Kilopass Technology, Inc. pioneered and patented antifuse embedded non-volatile memory (eNVM) silicon intellectual property (IP) over ten years ago (see figure below). The company designs, develops and delivers innovative, embedded eNVM IP for system-on-chip (SOC) applications. The company has 58 patents granted or pending. More than 150 customers with 400 tape outs rely on Kilopass IP to safeguard their firmware and security code storage, calibration data, and other application-critical information. A dozen foundries and integrated device manufacturers have proven the value of Kilopass IP on more than 50 process nodes.
Customers include: Transwitch Zoran;  Accent S.r.l.;  Dongbu HiTek ;  Global UniChip
Partners include: ARMCadence Design SystemsUnited MicroelectronicsVeriSilicon;  FameG Microelectronics;  Faraday Technology;  GlobalUniChip;  Nova Semiconductor;  Progate Group;  Qthink;  Taiwan Semiconductor
Capital

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Mar 2013   Feb 2008
Capital raised: 47.9M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2018  amount undisclosed )
Corporate investors: major consumer electronics licensee

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Overview
Record updated: Jan 2018
Sector: Storage
Year Founded: 2001
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Mar 2013   Feb 2008
Capital Raised: 47.9M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2018  amount undisclosed )