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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) Douglas Spreng (Ubicom Former CEO) Brian Melton (Lehman Brothers Venture Partners Partner) Dirk Schmücking (Technology Investment group of Investcorp 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;  ChipsAndTechnologies;  Dell Ventures;  Mostron

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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)