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BigMachines  Acquired by Oracle (2013  amount undisclosed )

1 Waters Park Drive #165
San Mateo, CA 94403
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) James Hickey (Vista Equity Partners) Christian Sowul (Vista Equity Partners Principal) Robert F. Smith (Vista Equity Partners)
Advisory board: Richard Labrecque (ITT Fluid Products) Hugh Nevin (Stanwix Partners)
Former outside board: Steven Davis (The Neopost Group Principal) Cordell Hull (Bechtel);  David Sculley (Sculley Brothers)

Business description: BigMachines ( is a world-class provider of lean front-end solutions developed exclusively for engineered-products manufacturers. BigMachines software packages are uniquely positioned to automate, integrate, and optimize the entire inquiry-to-order process for new products and aftermarket parts and services - leading to significant front-end speed, cost, and quality improvements. The BigMachines team is comprised of experienced software and industrial-equipment engineers, implementation professionals, and process-improvement experts, providing the optimum mix of value-driven industry and technical knowledge.
Customers include: Aruba Networks ShoreTel ;  Abel;  AMICAS ;  Clean Dry Air;  Conair;  Crane Pumps and Systems;  Emerson EGS ;  Ingersoll-Rand Productivity Solutions ;  Kendro Laboratory;  KSB;  Kubota Tractor ;  NTT America ;  Pacific Valves;  Quincy;  Teradyne Assembly Test Division ;  Thermo Electron
Partners include: Adobe SystemsAutodeskCableAndWirelessMicroStrategyOracleOracleSalesforce.comVeriSignwebMethods;  Engineered Software;  Idiom;  KSP Group;  PUMP-FLO Solutions

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings:    Mar 2001
Capital raised: 36.7M
Last Round: amount undisclosed
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2013  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Kraft Group;  Scully Brothers;  Abel Equities;  Pacific PartnersVista Equity Partners;  Deutsche Venture Capital GmbH
Angels/other VCs: Cordell Hull (Bechtel)
Corporate investors: Venture Law Group (Heller Ehrman)

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Record updated: Feb 2010
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 2000
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings:    Mar 2001
Capital Raised: 36.7M
Last Round: amount undisclosed
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2013  amount undisclosed )