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Virage Logic  (Stock symbol: VIRL ) Acquired by Synopsys (2010 $ 315,000,000 )

47100 Bayside Parkway
Fremont, CA 94538
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Cathal Phelan (Ubicom CEO) Daniel McCranie (Virage Logic Executive Chairman) Manoj Gujral (Cavium Division VP & GM) Robert H. Smith (Novellus Systems) Michael Stark (Crosslink Capital)
Former outside board: Adam Kablanian (Virage Logic Chairman);  Richard Elkus (Prometrix CEO);  Michael A. Hackworth (Cirrus Logic CEO) Sang Wang (Nassda Corp CEO)

Business description: Virage Logic (Nasdaq: VIRL) is a global leader in embedded memory IP. To meet customer design goals with the highest level of quality, Virage Logic products are production tested, and optimized for area, power and speed. These products include embedded memory cores, which are critical components of communications, consumer and computer products including switches, routers, modems, cellular phones, set-top boxes, HDTVs, DVD players and PCs. In addition, the company offers software tools and custom memory design services. The company's customers include ASIC/custom SoC designers, fabless semiconductor companies targeting pure-play foundries, and semiconductor companies.
Customers include: Agere SystemsARMDiscretixFreescale Semiconductor LSIMobilEyeQuickLogicTower Semiconductor;  Conextant;  DongbuAmam Semiconductor;  Dspfactory;  NEC Electronics;  ViSX Systems;  Yamaha
Partners include: ArtestAtmelAvant!Cadence Design Systems Credence SystemseSiliconGet2ChipHPL TechnologiesIBMInTime SoftwareMagma Design AutomationMentor GraphicsMips Technologies NassdaPDF SolutionsSTMicroelectronicsSynopsysTensilicaTower SemiconductorTSMCUMC ;  Chartered Semiconductor;  DongbuAnam Semiconductor;  Intime;  Logic Vision;  NEC Electronics;  Portable Globe;  Sequence;  SilTerra

Capital raised: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2010 $ 315,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: VIRL
VCs include: Crosslink Capital

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Record updated: Jun 2010
Sector: Semiconductor
Year Founded: 1996
Headcount: 201-300 as of May 2002
Capital Raised: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2010 $ 315,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: VIRL