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Luminous Networks  Acquired by ADTRAN (2006  amount undisclosed )

10460 Bubb Road
Cupertino, CA 95014
USA
(408)-342-6400
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Company

Business description: Luminous Networks is redefining the economics of metropolitan area networks with the industry's first carrier-class, packet-based multi-service transport platform that supports voice, data, video, and wavelength services. The company's innovative PacketWave optical access switches, based on Resilient Packet Ring (RPR) technology, enable delivery of Ethernet data services, toll-quality voice, and interactive video services on a single, efficient platform. Luminous is shipping products for revenue to major telecommunications carriers, cable service providers, and enterprise customers in the US and international markets.
Customers include: Chariton Valley Telephone Corp.;  City of Beverly Hills;  Idaho Falls Power;  Keybridge Communications;  Smart Telecom
Partners include: CienaMicromuseScientific-AtlantaSonus NetworksVINA Technologies;  China Netcom Corporation;  Paradyne;  Photonic Bridges;  Syspol
Capital

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Sep 2005   Sep 2003
Capital raised: 195.5M
Last Round: 22.5M
Ownership: Acquired by ADTRAN (2006  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: DCM VenturesDynaFund VenturesMorgan Stanley Venture PartnersRWI GroupVanguard Venture PartnersEaston Capital Partners;  Kingdon Capital Management;  Sternhill Partners;  Pacific Venture GroupCrown Advisors International;  Firsthand Capital Management;  C.E. Unterberg Towbin Advisors;  CIT Venture Capital;  Quan Ventures

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Overview
Record updated: May 2005
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1998
Headcount: 201-300 as of Aug 2002
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Sep 2005   Sep 2003
Capital Raised: 195.5M
Last Round: 22.5M
Ownership: Acquired by ADTRAN (2006  amount undisclosed )