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SAQQARA Systems  Acquired by PartsRiver-SAQQARA (2006  amount undisclosed )

3020 El Cerrito Plaza #350
El Cerrito, CA 94530
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Morgan Rodd (ArrowPath Venture Partners) Brad Albright (SAQQARA Systems Chairman) Jay Fulcher (Agile Software COO) John M. Ryan (SunGard Data Systems) Dag Syrrist (Vision Capital) Bob Todd (Red Rock Ventures)
Former outside board: Bob Allison (Edgewater Funds);  Jean-Claude Buselli (Cril Technologie);  John Kohler (AMP Canada Chairman);  Dag Tellefsen (Glenwood Management);  Marty Tenenbaum (CommerceNet CEO);  Richard Wolf (SBIC)

Business description: SAQQARA helps companies solve the complex problem of creating, managing and leveraging rich, personalized catalog information to maximize the ROI of their e-business initiatives. SAQQARA's web-based catalog management solutions address the fundamental requirements of catalog information for any market participant (suppliers and manufacturers, distributors, and corporate buyers ) engaged in on-line commercial and/or collaborative activities. SAQQARA has been dedicated to improving online catalog management and publishing, facilitating supplier enablement and unlocking ROI trapped within e-business initiatives. SAQQARA's solutions are unmatched in terms of customer adoption, R&D investment, business process flexibility, and their ability to address the full scope of the market's catalog management requirements. With mature, proprietary technology and business process expertise to maximize automation, SAQQARA delivers the speed, control and usability that are required for highly scalable and cost effective catalog management solutions.
Customers include: 3M CompanyAlcatelBank of AmericaCypress SemiconductorFairchild SemiconductorHPMicron TechnologyPanasonicRaychemXeroxZiLOG;  Alcoa;  AMP;  Coper Industries;  Eastman Chemical;  Emulation Technology;  Fujitsu Microelectronics;  IDEC;  Maxim Integrated Circuits;  Memec;;  Philips Semiconductors;  RADirect;  Rodale Press;  The Stanley Works;  Tonbu;  Tyco Electronics/Raychem
Partners include: Agilent TechnologiesAribaCommerce OneHPIBMMicrosoftOnDisplayOracleSAP Labs U.S.Sun MicrosystemsTibco SoftwareVignette;  DPCI;  RosettaNet;  SolidWorks

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Oct 2004   Apr 2002
Capital raised: 60.0M
Last Round: 6.0M
Ownership: Acquired by PartsRiver-SAQQARA (2006  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Chase Capital PartnersVision Capital;  Dresdner Kleinwort Capital;  Edgewater FundsArrowPath Venture Partners
Corporate investors: GE Capital;  Eastman Chemical;  AMP Capital

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Record updated: Dec 2006
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1995
Headcount: 101-150 as of Oct 2004
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Oct 2004   Apr 2002
Capital Raised: 60.0M
Last Round: 6.0M
Ownership: Acquired by PartsRiver-SAQQARA (2006  amount undisclosed )