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WebEx Communications  (Stock symbol: WEBX ) Acquired by Cisco Systems (2007 $ 3,200,000,000 )

3979 Freedom Circle
Santa Clara, CA 95054
USA
(408)-435-7000
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Alfred Berkeley (NASDAQ) Michael T. Flynn (ALLTEL) Tony Muller (Viavi Solutions CFO) Casimir Skrzypczak (Global Communications Partners)
Former outside board: Jan Baan (Vanenburg Group);  Somshankar Das (Walden International);  Mark Leslie (Veritas Technologies) Scott D. Sandell (NEA) David Ure (Reuters-Equant JV)
Company

Business description: WebEx Communications(NASDAQ: WEBX) is the leader in real-time communications infrastructure for business meetings on the Web. WebEx Business Communications provides Web-based carrier-class communication services that integrate voice, video and data to enable true interaction and collaboration, across geographies and platforms. These services are based on WebEx's multimedia switching platform and are deployed over a global network. WebEx's online conferencing services enable end-users to share presentations, documents, applications, voice, and video spontaneously with anyone, anywhere, using Windows, Macintosh or Solaris systems, all through a standard Web browser. WebEx services are used across the enterprise in sales, support, training, marketing, engineering, and various other functions. With its modular framework and standards-based APIs, WebEx's real-time communications platform is the dial-tone for meetings on the Web.
Customers include: ADCAvayaBoeingBritish TelecomCisco Learning instituteEloquaIngram MicroInstantServiceMicro Focus InternationalPSIRicohTalismaTextronTicketmasterUnited Rentals;  ASTD;  Astra Zeneca;  Bezeq International;  CyberBazaar;  DititalThink;  Dow Corning;  Emerson;  ePS Network;  Fugent;  FW Pharma Systems;  Genesys Software;  Harvard Business School ;  J. Walter Thompson-Detroit;  kalahari;  KnowledgePlanet;  McHenry Consulting;  Network Intelligence Corporation;  Oakwood Worldwide;  Penn Mutual;  Plateau Systems;  Productivity Point;  The Men’s Wearhouse
Partners include: Actiance AOL BlueRoadsBritish TelecomBusiness Objects JabberKinko'sQuickenSalesforce.comSiemensSONY TelstraTelusViewCentral{Acquired by Rainmaker}Xerox ;  Avantel ;  Carbonfund.org ;  CMC ;  Computer Technology Services;  CyberBazaar;  KRM;  Marketron;  NTT-ME;  Serversys;  TANDBERG
Capital

Rounds: 3
Capital raised: 57.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Cisco Systems (2007 $ 3,200,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: WEBX
Corporate investors: Tibco SoftwareYahoo!Oracle Ventures

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Overview
Record updated: Feb 2018
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1999
Headcount: 1251-1600 as of Feb 2019
Rounds: 3
Capital Raised: 57.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Cisco Systems (2007 $ 3,200,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: WEBX