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Ubicom  Acquired by Qualcomm (2012  amount undisclosed)

195 Baypointe Parkway
San Jose, CA 95134
(408) 433-3330
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Dirk Schmücking (Technology Investment group of Investcorp Partner) Douglas Spreng (Ubicom Former CEO) Brian Melton (Lehman Brothers Venture Partners Partner) Pascal N Levensohn (Levensohn Venture Partners Managing Director) Andrew S Rappaport (August Capital General Partner) Janice Roberts (Mayfield Fund General Partner)
Advisory board: Diosdado P Banatao (S3 co-Founder)

Business description: Ubicom®, Inc. is a leading supplier of communication processor and software platforms that address the needs of the rapidly evolving digital home and small office. Ubicom's StreamEngine® technology enables innovative, high-quality, high-performance wired and wireless networking products and services for broadband applications. The company provides optimized system-level solutions to OEMs for a wide range of products that deliver consistent quality for real-time interactive applications such as VoIP, video, audio and online gaming combined with exceptional coverage in wireless applications. The company's technology is deployed in a variety of areas including wireless routers, access points, VoIP gateways, streaming media devices, print servers and other network devices. Ubicom's unique multithreaded processor design, real-time operating system, and application-level solutions combine to ensure a high-quality user experience with fast time to market for our customers.
Customers include: Honeywell InternationalIntelItronSamsungSeagate TechnologySlim DevicesSMC Networks SONYToshiba;  3JTech;  AboCom Systems;  AirVast Technology;  Alpha Networks;  Artem;  BangAndOlufsen;  Baxall;  CyberData;  CyberTAN Technologies;  Danfoss;  Devolo;  D-Link;  Epsen;  Epson;  Fuji Xerox;  Gemtek Technology;  Hawking Technology;  Infocus;  I-O Data Device;  Linksys;  LiteOn;  MEC;  Melco;  Portsmith;  Runtop;  Senoa International;  TECOM;  Veo;  Zenith Electronics
Partners include: Agere SystemsAtheros CommunicationsRed HatTSMC;  Advanced Transdata;  Ardentec;  ASE Group;  BP Micro;  Byte Craft;  Global Testing;  Hi-Lo Systems;  Kestrelink ;  Orient Semiconductor Electronics;  Parallax;  Stag Programmers;  UniqueTechnology

Rounds: 8
Recent Fundings: Sep 2011   Dec 2010
Capital raised: 76.36M
Last Round: 1.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Qualcomm (2012  amount undisclosed)
Corporate investors: Cisco Systems;  Mostron;  Dell Ventures;  ChipsAndTechnologies

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Record updated: Sep 2012
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1996
Headcount: 26-50 as of May 1999
Rounds: 8
Recent Fundings: Sep 2011   Dec 2010
Capital Raised: 76.36M
Last Round: 1.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Qualcomm (2012  amount undisclosed)