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Virata  (Stock symbol: VRTA ) Acquired by GlobeSpan (2001 $ 545,000,000)

2700 San Tomas Expressway
Santa Clara, CA 95051
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Gary Bloom (Oracle VP) Bandel L. Carano (Oak Investment Partners);  Marco deBenedetti (Olivetti Director);  Andy Hopper (Cambridge University Professor);  Peter Morris (NEA);  Elserino Piol (Olivetti);  David Roux (Oracle Sr. VP)

Business description: Virata is a developer of networking products for enhancing corporate intranets to accomodate voice, data and video.
Partners include: Cisco SystemsCopperComJetstream CommunicationsLSIProxim WirelessTalityTexas InstrumentsWind River Systems;  Conextant;  TDsoft

Rounds: 5
Capital raised: 60.0M
Ownership: Acquired by GlobeSpan (2001 $ 545,000,000)
Stock Symbol: VRTA
Angels/other VCs: David Roux (Oracle)
Corporate investors: Siemens Venture CapitalStanford UniversityOracle Ventures;  TDK

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Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1993
Headcount: 401-500 as of Jun 2002
Rounds: 5
Capital Raised: 60.0M
Ownership: Acquired by GlobeSpan (2001 $ 545,000,000)
Stock Symbol: VRTA