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VaST Systems Technology  Acquired by Synopsys (2010  amount undisclosed )

1250 Oakmead Parkway #310
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
USA
(408)-328-0909
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Mike Schuh (Foundation Capital General Partner) Marios Zenios (Motorola sr. executive) Roger G. Buckeridge (Allen & Buckeridge) Jim Smith (Mohr, Davidow Ventures General Partner)
Advisory board: Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli (University of California, Berkeley Professor) Douglas Chu (NYSE Euronext Managing Director) Ryuichi Hiraide (Gaia System Solutions CEO/Chairman) Yu Hirano (Nihon Synopsys) Richard T. Williams (Summit Analytic Partners Director of Research)
Former outside board: Robert Christensan (Allen & Buckeridge General Partner);  Bill GoerkeAl Stein
Company

Business description: VaST Systems Technology Corporation is an Electronic Design Automation (EDA) company which builds and markets System Level Design Tools and intellectual property to support the engineering of mixed-technology systems. VaST is a pioneer in the field of systems engineering, delivering a clear system engineering solution for designers of complex systems integrating significant software, hardware and other technology components. VaST provides systems-level engineering tools, design services and intellectual property to Corporations which engineer and manufacture high performance, real-time electronic systems integrating significant software, hardware and other technology components. CoMET® is an interactive systems-level engineering toolset that enables engineering teams to specify, architect and design fully executable virtual prototypes that model, verify and debug complete hardware and software systems in systems-on-chip (SOC), ASIC and PCB designs.
Customers include: Infineon Technologies ;  Delphi;  University of Texas
Partners include: ARMCadence Design SystemsGreen Hills SoftwareMontaVista Software;  ARX Networks;  Davan Tech ;  dSPACE ;  Fintronic USA;  KPIT Cummins ;  Metrowerks;  Model Technology;  StarCore;  The MathWorks
Capital

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Jul 2007   May 2005
Capital raised: 42.0M
Last Round: 12.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2010  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Foundation CapitalMohr, Davidow VenturesAllenAndBuckeridge;  ZenShin Capital Partners

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Overview
Record updated: Feb 2010
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1997
Headcount: 51-75 as of Aug 2005
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Jul 2007   May 2005
Capital Raised: 42.0M
Last Round: 12.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2010  amount undisclosed )