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Dotcast

1300 Crittenden Lane #103
Mountain View, CA 94043
USA
(650)-251-0200
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Team

Management: Douglas Evans (President);  Leo Hoarty (CTO)
Outside board: Ian Aaron (TVN Entertainment);  Bob Evans (Cambridge Technology Partners);  Brad Farkas (iHatch Ventures);  Colin R. Savage (Worldview Technology Partners)
Company

Business description: Dotcast, Inc. is a privately held company building a high-speed wireless broadband network capable of delivering hundreds of gigabytes a day of rich media and other digital content to virtually every consumer and business in the United States. The Dotcast Digital Network will provide companies in a wide range of industries a new ultra low-cost distribution channel for delivering their products directly to consumers and businesses. Dotcast is positioned to lead in the fast-growing marketplace for innovative new digital media services such as movies on demand, music jukeboxes, game arcades, software applications, financial services and e-learning. The company has developed proprietary technology that leverages the world's existing television broadcast infrastructure to overcome technical obstacles that make the Internet an impractical network for delivering broadcast-quality video and other large data files.
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent fundings:    Nov 2000
Capital raised: 80.0M
Last Round: amount undisclosed
Ownership: Private  
Corporate investors: GE CapitalIntel CapitalSoftnet SystemsThe Walt Disney Company;  Quantum Technology Investors;  Tribune Ventures

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Overview
Record updated: Apr 2003
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1999
Rounds: 3
Recent fundings:    Nov 2000
Capital raised: 80.0M
Last Round: amount undisclosed
Ownership: Private