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Venturi Wireless

152 N 3rd St Suite 510
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 982-1130
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Tomas Isaksson (Venturi Wireless)
Former outside board: Dan Tompkins (Novus Ventures Founder) Doug Tsui (Horizon Ventures) John Fazio (InnoPath Software President/CEO) Samuel Kingsland (Granite Ventures Managing Director) John Adler (InterWest Partners Venture Partner) Patrick Glynn (Choice Networks President/CEO);  Alex Mendez (Storm Ventures Founding General Partner)

Business description: Venturi Wireless enables widespread broadband data services adoption and drive higher data ARPU, mobile and wireless operators must offer data services that are fast, consistent and available wherever their subscribers are located. To improve return on infrastructure and spectrum investments, operators also must find ways to serve more subscribers and carry more data across their existing networks. Venturi Wireless makes both objectives possible through a breakthrough optimization solution that uniquely addresses the challenges inherent in wireless data transport. Venturi deploys a cross-layer technology that integrates transport layer optimization ─ in the form of the Venturi Transport Protocol (VTP) ─ with Smart Compression and congestion management technology to provide unmatched improvements in connection speeds, application consistency, coverage availability and network efficiency.
Customers include: A.G. EdwardsCingular WirelessCompaqSaabSprintTelusVerizon Wireless;  Best Western;  China Mobile;  DDI Pocket;  Gogo Inflight Internet Service ;  JCI;  KTF;  MegaFon ;  MobileUSA;  Net1Plus;  NLTelco;  O2;  Porsche;  Tata Teleservices ;  Unwired Australia ;  Volkswagon;  Willcom ;  YTT of China
Partners include: Alcatel-Lucent Cisco SystemsMotorolaNortel NetworksSprintTelus;  Advanced Communication Technology and Solution ;  Bell Mobility;  Communication Towers;  CommWorks;  CTIA;  InfraCell;  JYC;  MKI ;  OlenCom Electronics ;  Rebaca ;  Telesat;  Wasella ;  Windows Mobile

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Dec 2008   Jan 2005
Capital raised: 11.5M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Private  
Corporate investors: Intel Capital

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Record updated: Apr 2018
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Dec 2008   Jan 2005
Capital Raised: 11.5M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Private