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BigFix  Acquired by IBM (2010  amount undisclosed )

1480 64th Street, Suite 200
Emeryville, CA 94608
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Stephen Richards (McAfee Former CFO/COO) Hagi Schwartz (Magnolia Capital Partners President) Kenneth R. Klein (Wind River Systems CEO/Chairman) Stephen K. Reale (Levensohn Venture Partners General Partner) Rob Born (Thomas Weisel Venture Partners) Rhonda Basset-Spiers (BEA Systems CIO)
Advisory board: Rob Ward (Meritech Capital Partners Managing Director) John Hagel (McKinsey & Company)
Former advisory board: Phil Dunkelberger (Doll Capital Mamagement EIR);  Glenn Ricart (The Clinton White House)

Business description: BigFix is a global company that provides comprehensive and innovative security configuration management solutions. Today, BigFix solutions are proven in production at more than 350 companies, government agencies and public sector institutions worldwide, and on hundreds of thousands of PC clients, workstations, and servers managing millions of changes across distributed IT infrastructures and networks. BigFix customers range from medium-sized enterprises to global companies in a range of industries, including insurance, healthcare, energy, communications and more. The BigFix solution is the only scalable and extensible solution that delivers real-time visibility, performance and control, enabling IT to discover, analyze, change and maintain security and software configurations faster and more accurately. With the BigFix Enterprise Suite, customers can control a wide range of configuration management functions from a single platform, leading to improved IT processes, better security, more reliable services and reduced IT management costs.
Customers include: American Eagle OutfittersAssurantCenterBeam CorningDarden RestaurantsDeutsche BankIGN EntertainmentLehman BrothersLSIMaxellPitney Bowes PolycomShooter FinancialSolectron Stanford University Verizon WirelessWabash NationalWebSense;  1st Source Bank;  Arch Coal;  Atos Origin;  Capitol Insurance Companies;  Certegy;  Chaucer;  Colonial Property Trust;  Concord Hospital;  Countrywide Financial;  County of San Mateo;  Cranfield University;  Duke University;  Duke university Medical Center;  EJGH;  evesham Technology;  Federal Mogul;  Filogix;  First Resource;  FPL;  Indianopolis Public Schools;  Landata;  Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory;  MetaSolv Software;  Miami-Dade County Public Schools;  NationalInstitute of Aging;  NBG Bank;  Omni American;  Progressive Energy;  San Jose State University;  Securities and Exchange Commission;  SunTrust;  Texas Legislative Council;  The Lloyd Group;  TRW Automotive
Partners include: eEye MicrosoftSenforce Technologies Sun MicrosystemsTivoli SystemsZone Labs;  RedHat;  Triveni Digital

Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Sep 2007   Oct 2005
Capital raised: 36.4M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by IBM (2010  amount undisclosed )

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Record updated: Jul 2010
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1997
Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Sep 2007   Oct 2005
Capital Raised: 36.4M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by IBM (2010  amount undisclosed )