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OSA Technologies  Acquired by Avocent (2004 $ 100,000,000)

2001 Gateway Place #520
San Jose, CA 95110
Website Company Summary Management Team

Former Employees: Chris Kitze Mark Lee Philip Sheu Thomas Deng

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Richard Chen (Silicon Valley Investment Advisors);  Eric Ho (FAT Capital);  Stephen Tsuei (FAT Capital)

Business description: OSA Technologies, Inc. provides embedded platform management solutions to the global server, blade, telecommunications, networking, and storage marketplace. It is the only Independent Software Vendor (ISV) dedicated to IPMI software and firmware. OSA's solutions are well entrenched through partnerships with major silicon vendors, system and design manufacturers, and branded OEMs. Building on its first mover advantage, OSA has strategically set up sales, research and development centers in San Jose, Taipei and Shanghai to more closely meet the IPMI needs of system vendors worldwide. Ultimately, OSA gives IT end-users a centralized method to manage a server's complete health, including Last Mile remote management and recovery capabilities.

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: May 2003
Capital raised: 20.0M
Last Round: 9.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Avocent (2004 $ 100,000,000)
VCs include: Storm VenturesSycamore VenturesAsiaVest Partners;  Fat Capital
Corporate investors: Intel Capital;  Foxconn

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Record updated: Apr 2005
Sector: Storage
Year Founded: 2000
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: May 2003
Capital Raised: 20.0M
Last Round: 9.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Avocent (2004 $ 100,000,000)