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Sendmail  Acquired by Proofpoint (2013 $ 23,000,000 )

6475 Christie Avenue #350
Emeryville, CA 94608
USA
(510)-594-5400
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) David Anderson (Sendmail Chairman) Peter-D. Chung (Morgan Stanley Managing Member) Merritt M. Lutz (Morgan Stanley) Edward Hamburg (Morgan Stanley Private Equity Venture Partner) Daniel P. Petrozzo (Fidelity Investments Former CIO) Steve Smith (Broadview International)
Advisory board: Chris McKay (Granite Ventures Managing Director)
Former advisory board: Andy Bechtolsheim (Granite Systems)
Company

Business description: Sendmail simplifies business email complexity and reduces IT infrastructure costs for large enterprises. The company’s solutions ensure global email connectivity, routing, and message delivery between people, systems, and applications located on-premises, in-cloud or on mobile devices. The Sentrion Email Infrastructure Platform performs intelligent email policy and message inspection ensuring all critical communications and content are integrated with business policies, applications and processes.
Customers include: Advanced Micro DevicesATandTAvayaBEA SystemsBio-Rad LaboratoriesCharles SchwabCredit SuisseDeutsche BankEMCGenentechGlaxoSmithKlineHarvard UniversityNordstromNTTOraclePfizerRite AidSONYThe GapVerizonVirgin MobileVodafoneWachoviaWebEx Communications;  Bowling Green State University;  Brown;  Cablevision;  CT Communications;  General Parts;  JP Morgan Chase;  Lowe's;  Mayer;  NATO;  New York University;  RoweAndMaw;  Southern Illinois University;  Swisscom;  The Executive Office of the President;  United Nations;  University of Notre Dame;  US Air Force;  US Senate;  World Health Organization
Partners include: AmdahlCloudmark Cyren FujitsuHabeas Hitachi, Ltd.HPIBMIntelMcAfee NCRSenSage Silicon GraphicsSoftway SystemsSplunk Sun MicrosystemsTarantellaVoltage Security ;  Eleven;  Frisk ;  Logica ;  Siemens Nixdorf
Capital

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Apr 2002   Apr 2000
Capital raised: 49.0M
Last Round: 14.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Proofpoint (2013 $ 23,000,000 )
Corporate investors: McAfeeNetAppAdobe VenturesIntel CapitalNovellRed Hat;  Exactis.com;  O'ReillyAndAssociates

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Overview
Record updated: Oct 2013
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1997
Headcount: 101-150
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Apr 2002   Apr 2000
Capital Raised: 49.0M
Last Round: 14.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Proofpoint (2013 $ 23,000,000 )