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Parama Networks  Acquired by Bay Microsystems (2005 )

451 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95050
USA
(408)-247-7180
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Management

President/COO/Operations: Snehal Shah
Finance: Donna Fontaine
Business Development: Kent Takeda
Former Employees: Hemant Bheda Kent Goodin Ron Das
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Paul Weinstein (Azure Capital Partners Founding General Partner) Rao Arimilli (ONI Systems VP Marketing);  Hal Calhoun (Menlo Ventures);  Wayne Nemeth (Sprout Group)
Advisory board: Dean Casey (Ngenet Research President)
Former outside board: Don Hirsch (executive coaching consulting firm)
Company

Business description: The foundation of Parama Networks lies in innovative architecture and system-on-a-chip product design, combined with extensive experience in optical transport hardware and software development, applications, operations, and network management. The company's solutions enable service providers to simplify and enhance their existing networks and build next generation architectures, while significantly reducing their capital and operational expenses. Parama Networks is poised to deliver leading edge, evolutionary, next generation SONET/SDH-based solutions to the industry's leading network service provider equipment vendors.
Partners include: UMC
Capital

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Feb 2004   May 2001
Capital raised: 41.0M
Last Round: 7.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Bay Microsystems (2005 )
VCs include: Azure Capital PartnersMenlo VenturesSprout Group;  Cross Bridge Ventures;  Network Capital Angels;  Network Angel Capital

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Overview
Record updated: May 2005
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Headcount: 11-25 as of Feb 2004
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Feb 2004   May 2001
Capital Raised: 41.0M
Last Round: 7.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Bay Microsystems (2005 )