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Brilliant Telecommunications  Acquired by Juniper Networks (2011 $ 4,500,000 )

307 Orchard City Drive, Suite 350
Campbell, CA 95008
(408) 866-1896
Website Company Summary Management Team

Sales/Marketing: Srinivas Bangalore
Business Development: Paul Gulati

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Susan A. Mason (Onset Ventures General Partner) Mike Verstegen (Cingular Wireless Former President) Richard Simoni (Asset Management Ventures) Michael Ritter (NovAtel)
Advisory board: Ben Dubin (Asset Management Ventures Partner)

Business description: Brilliant Telecommunications has developed a variety of innovative products, specifically designed to address the complex and ever-changing timing and synchronization requirements in today’s fast-paced networking environments. Zurich Z-1000, Brilliant’s flagship product is a GPS-based network time protocol (NTP) server, combining advanced hardware and software technologies. Zurich-1000 supports unmatched precision for time-stamping and synchronization of events. Designed to address the demands of today’s time-based networks, the Brilliant Telecommunications solution provides greater accuracy and throughput than existing solutions on the market today. Brilliant Telecommunications seamlessly integrated product solutions differentiate themselves by employing advanced hardware and software technologies which dramatically increase accuracy, reliability and speed of deployments in a broad range of markets including telecommunications, manufacturing, finance and legal. Brilliant Telecommunications flagship product—the Zurich Z-1000—is a distributed network time protocol (NTP) server solution which specifically addresses the demanding requirements of packet-based networks. This includes voice over IP (VoIP) and IPTV networks.
Customers include: Red Shift Internet Services ;  Vodafone Portugal
Partners include: Alcatel-Lucent National Semiconductor Xilinx ;  IP Networks ;  NovAtel ;  Redline Communications ;  Tempest Telecom ;  WAMS

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Oct 2009   Aug 2008
Capital raised: 25.0M
Last Round: 7.6M
Ownership: Acquired by Juniper Networks (2011 $ 4,500,000 )
VCs include: Asset Management Ventures Draper RichardsOnset Ventures Saints CapitalDraper Associates;  Intellect Capital Ventures;  NovAtel
Corporate investors: Xilinx

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Record updated: Feb 2011
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2004
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Oct 2009   Aug 2008
Capital Raised: 25.0M
Last Round: 7.6M
Ownership: Acquired by Juniper Networks (2011 $ 4,500,000 )