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Netscape Communications  (Stock symbol: NSCP ) Acquired by AOL (1998 $ 4,000,000,000)

501 E. Middlefield Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94043
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) James H Clark (Silicon Graphics);  John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins) John E Warnock (Adobe Systems CEO)

Business description: Netscape Communications develops internet software for the Internet, enabling information exchange and commerce over the Internet.
Customers include: Bell CanadaHitachi, Ltd.Kinko's;  REI
Partners include: Adobe SystemsAOLBACisco SystemsCompaqIBMMacromediaMarimbaMasterCardMCINovellSun MicrosystemsVeriFoneYahoo!

Rounds: 3
Capital raised: 27.5M
Ownership: Acquired by AOL (1998 $ 4,000,000,000)
Stock Symbol: NSCP
Angels/other VCs: John E Warnock (Adobe)
Corporate investors: Adobe VenturesTime Warner;  Knight Ridder;  Hearst New Media

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Record updated: Feb 2005
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1994
Headcount: 2001-3000 as of Jul 1999
Rounds: 3
Capital Raised: 27.5M
Ownership: Acquired by AOL (1998 $ 4,000,000,000)
Stock Symbol: NSCP