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Talarian  (Stock symbol: TALR ) Acquired by Tibco Software (2002 $ 115,000,000)

333 Distel Circle
Mountain View, CA
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Paul Larson (6/97)
President/COO/Operations: John Lee
Technology: Tom Laffey (11/89)

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Paul Callahan (Nortel Networks VP);  Jack Egbert (Egbert Engineering);  David E Gold (Suez Ventures);  John Hendrick (Galway Partners);  Brian Horey (Lawrence Smith);  Richard Nortz (Novell SVP Sales)

Business description: Talarian provides infrastructure software for connecting distributed applications and instantly exchanging information across the enterprise or the Web. Talarian offers the value of adding architectural assessment, design, implementation and testing.
Customers include: British TelecomMCIPac Bell;  N.Telecom

Rounds: 6
Capital raised: 15.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Tibco Software (2002 $ 115,000,000)
Stock Symbol: TALR
VCs include: Avalon VenturesDominion VenturesSippl Macdonald Ventures;  Indosuez Ventures
Angels/other VCs: Jack EgbertBrian Horey (Lawrence,Smith & Horey)
Corporate investors: BlueRun Ventures

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Record updated: Jan 2005
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1989
Headcount: 101-150 as of Oct 2000
Rounds: 6
Capital Raised: 15.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Tibco Software (2002 $ 115,000,000)
Stock Symbol: TALR