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									E8      BAY AREA NEWS GROUP           100                                                                                                                             SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2010

                                      VENTURE CAPITAL QUARTERLY REPORT
Hardware/instruments                                                                                    Semiconductors
Recipient/                      Primary venture capital             Product                             Recipient/                 Primary venture capital               Product
Amount                          investors                                                               Amount                     investors
Bigfoot Networks                JAFCO Ventures * New Enterprise     Gaming network technology           Alien Technology           JAFCO Ventures * Kleiner Perkins      UHF Radio Frequency
 Redwood City                   Associates                          company                              Morgan Hill               Caufield & Byers                      Identification products and
$8,000,000                                                                                              $9,477,000                                                       services
Cloud Engines                   Meakem Becker Venture Capital       Device that helps users access      Aquantia                   Greylock Partners * Lightspeed        Physical layer transceivers
 San Francisco                                                      their files anywhere                 Milpitas                  Venture Partners * New Enterprise
$3,000,000                                                                                              $34,999,900                Associates * Pinnacle Ventures *
                                                                                                                                   VentureTech Alliance
Data Robotics                   Undisclosed Firm * Walden           Storage hardware
 Santa Clara                    Venture Capital                                                         Canesta                    ABS Capital Partners * Sprout         Electronic perception technology
$9,975,000                                                                                               Sunnyvale                 Group
Hint                            Polaris Venture Partners            Flavored water beverages
 San Francisco                                                                                          Discera                    ATA Ventures * Adams Street           CMOS MEMS resonator
$800,000                                                                                                 San Jose                  Partners * Argonaut Partners *        technology
                                                                                                        $5,228,000                 Barry Financial * Carlyle Group *
Kidlandia                       Norwest Venture Partners *          Web site for creating and selling                              DuPont Ventures * Global Catalyst
 San Francisco                  Sequoia Capital                     fantasy maps                                                   Partners * SMAC Partners * Saints
$735,000                                                                                                                           Ventures * T-Venture Holding
Ocarina Networks                Menlo Ventures                      Storage optimization solutions      DisplayLink                Rising Tide Fund                      Semiconductors
 San Jose                                                                                                Palo Alto
$3,000,000                                                                                              $8,000,000
Personal Web Systems            New Enterprise Associates *         Web browser                         Element Labs               Draper Fisher Jurvetson ePlanet       Light-emitting diode technology
 Palo Alto                      Quercus Equity * Westly Group                                            Santa Clara               Ventures * EDF Ventures *
$1,200,000                                                                                              $4,017,000                 Foundation Medical Partners *
                                                                                                                                   Johnson & Johnson Development
PowerFile                       GrandBanks Capital                  Online archive solutions                                       Corporation * New Leaf Venture
 Foster City                                                                                                                       Partners * Spray Venture Partners
$11,720,000                                                                                                                        * VantagePoint Venture
Raydiance                       vSpring Capital                     Commercial laser technologies       EoPlex Technologies        Kaiser Permanente Ventures            Devices to manage energy
 Petaluma                                                           applications                         Redwood City
$3,100,000                                                                                              $3,789,900
RPO                             Allen & Buckeridge Pty *            Optical touch technology            Fangtek                    Menlo Ventures * Mohr Davidow         Integrated circuits
 San Jose                       BASF Venture Capital * JAFCO                                             Cupertino                 Ventures
$19,300,200                     Investment * Jolimont Capital                                           $3,000,000
                                * Neo Technology Ventures *
                                Undisclosed firm                                                        InnovaLight                Cardinal Venture Capital *            Optoelectronic applications
                                                                                                         Sunnyvale                 Highland Capital Partners *
ShotSpotter                     Greenhouse Capital Partners         Gunshot positioning systems         $15,000,000                Worldview Technology Partners
 Mountain View
$250,000                                                                                                LedEngin                   U.S. Venture Partners                 LED Components
                                                                                                         Santa Clara
VeloMedix                       Morningside Venture Investments     Therapeutic device for              $6,013,000
 Menlo Park                                                         hypothermia
$3,500,100                                                                                              Link_A_Media Devices       Itochu Technology * Inc. * Keynote    System on Chip tools
                                                                                                         Santa Clara               Ventures * Lightspeed Venture
                                                                                                        $18,000,000                Partners * SunAmerica Ventures *
Networking/telecommunications                                                                                                      Undisclosed Firm

 Recipient/                     Primary venture capital             Product                             PINC Solutions             Greylock Partners                     Real time asset visibility solutions
 Amount                         investors                                                                Berkeley
 1020                           INVESCO Private Capital *           Campaign management and
  San Francisco                 Norwest Venture Partners *          reporting tools                     Quantenna Communications   Apax Partners Worldwide *             Semiconductors
 $5,000,100                     Sequoia Capital * Tenaya Capital                                         Fremont                   Challenge Fund - Etgar LP *
                                                                                                        $5,000,000                 Evergreen Venture Partners *
 Adchemy                        August Capital Management *         Internet marketing services                                    Stage One Ventures * Trilogy
  Redwood City                  Mayfield Fund * Undisclosed firm                                                                   Equity Partners
                                                                                                        SandForce                  DCM * Darwin Ventures LLC *           Flash drive processors
 Aperto Networks                Battery Ventures * U.S. Venture     Broadband wireless access            Saratoga                  Storm Ventures * TransLink Capital
  Milpitas                      Partners                            systems                             $20,999,700                * UMC Capital * Undisclosed Firm
 $1,069,000                                                                                                                        * Undisclosed Firm

 Bizo                           DCM * El Dorado Ventures *          Online B2B marketing                Santur                     HLM Venture Partners *                Integrated optical components
  San Francisco                 VantagePoint Venture Partners                                            Fremont                   Morgenthaler Ventures * Skyline       and tunable source lasers
 $6,000,000                                                                                             $4,291,000                 Ventures * Three Arch Partners *
                                                                                                                                   Venrock Associates
 BridgeWave Communications      Borealis Ventures                   Markets wireless access
  Santa Clara                                                       technologies                        Suvolta                    Benchmark Capital * Duff              Semiconductors
 $2,418,000                                                                                              Los Gatos                 Ackerman & Goodrich * First
                                                                                                        $3,000,000                 Round Capital * Founders Fund *
 Brilliant Telecommunications   Sofinnova Ventures                  GSM base station timing hardware                               Shasta Ventures Management *
  Campbell                                                                                                                         Sherpalo Ventures
                                                                                                        T-RAM Semiconductor        Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers *    Memory components and IP
 Cc:Betty                       Flagship Ventures * InterWest       Web page to have discussion and      Milpitas                  SV Life Sciences Advisers
  Palo Alto                     Partners * Panorama Capital         share contents                      $480,000
 $500,000                       * Prospect Venture Partners *
                                Sofinnova Ventures                                                      UPEK                       Menlo Ventures                        silicon-based fingerprint security
                                                                                                         Emeryville                                                      solutions
 Chelsio Communications         New Enterprise Associates           Scalable protocol offload chips     $6,157,000
  Sunnyvale                                                         and adapter cards
 $8,000,200                                                                                             VeriSilicon Holdings       Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers      Silicon products
                                                                                                         Santa Clara
 Conviva                        Draper Fisher Jurvetson * Draper    Internet video distribution         $7,784,000
  San Mateo                     Richards * Greylock Partners *
 $2,000,000                     Tugboat Ventures                                                        Xceive                     AllianceBernstein L.P. * Alloy        RF-to-baseband transceiver
                                                                                                         Santa Clara               Ventures * Blackstone Group
 Cyan Optics                    Azure Capital Partners * Norwest    Communications service providers    $500,100                   * Duff Ackerman & Goodrich *
  Petaluma                      Venture Partners * Tenaya Capital                                                                  Intel Capital * Kleiner Perkins
 $22,000,000                                                                                                                       Caufield & Byers * Maverick
                                                                                                                                   Capital * Mohr Davidow Ventures
 Dilithium Networks             Wellington Partners Venture         Audio and video communications                                 * Monsanto
  Petaluma                      Capital
 Flurry                         First Round Capital * Founders      Next-generation mobile              Software
  San Francisco                 Fund * Maples Management            applications
 $7,041,200                                                                                             Recipient/                 Primary venture capital               Product
                                                                                                        Amount                     investors
 GlobalMotion Media             Khosla Ventures * Sigma Partners    GPS community for trip sharing
  Palo Alto                                                                                             Aggregate Knowledge        Azure Capital Partners * Hummer       Internet search software based on
 $1,000,000                                                                                              Foster City               Winblad Venture Partners              behavioral patterns
 HyTrust                        Foundation Capital * IDG Ventures   Virtualization platform security
  Mountain View                 SF                                  and compliance                      Ansca                      Bay Partners * Redpoint Ventures      Platform for creating native iPhone
 $10,000,000                                                                                             Palo Alto                                                       applications
 IPWireless                     Spark Capital * Undisclosed firm    Wireless technology for wireless
  San Francisco                                                     Internet access                     Aravo Solutions            Big Sky Partners * Cisco Systems      Management software
 $15,500,100                                                                                             San Francisco             * Individuals
 Joyent                         Johnson & Johnson Development       Cloud computing technology
  Sausalito                     * New Enterprise Associates                                             Asana                      August Capital Management             Enterprise focused collaboration
 $4,000,000                                                                                              Menlo Park                                                      software
 Kaazing                        BRM Capital * Opus Capital          Real-time Web communication
  Mountain View                                                     solutions                           Assia                      Braemar Energy Ventures *             Software products for digital
 $730,000                                                                                                Redwood City              Catamount Ventures * Intel Capital    subscriber line service providers
 Mollyguard                     Rho Ventures                        Online event management and
  San Francisco                                                     ticketing services                  Atieva                     Bay Partners * Madrona Venture        Battery charging generators
 $6,464,000                                                                                              Mountain View             Group
 Ooma                           August Capital Management           And markets domestic phone
  Palo Alto                     * DCM * Emergence Capital           systems                             Azuro                      GSR Ventures * Khosla Ventures        Electronic design automation
 $713,000                       Partners                                                                 Santa Clara                                                     software
 Ooyala                         Allegis Capital * Worldview         Online video company
  Mountain View                 Technology Partners                                                     Blazent                    Battery Ventures * DCM *              Information technology software
 $9,999,900                                                                                              San Mateo                 Globespan Capital Partners *          services
                                                                                                        $6,000,000                 Trinity Ventures
 Palantir Technologies          Founders Fund                       Data analysis software
  Palo Alto                                                                                             Bling Nation               Balderton Capital * CampVentures      Mobile payment solutions for
 $34,989,000                                                                                             Palo Alto                 * Lightspeed Venture Partners *       community banks
                                                                                                        $20,000,000                Undisclosed firm
 Palaran                        First Round Capital * Foundation    Internet services
  Sunnyvale                     Capital * Mayfield Fund                                                 Bump Technologies          ARCH Venture Partners * ATA           Mobile application
 $856,000                                                                                                Mountain View             Ventures * Vista Ventures
 Pancetera Software             Bessemer Venture Partners *         Virtual storage solutions
  Santa Clara                   Cardinal Venture Capital * Coral                                        C3                         Hummer Winblad Venture Partners       Software for business use
 $2,000,000                     Capital Management * Focus                                               Foster City
                                Ventures * Ironwood Capital *                                           $10,000,000
                                T-Venture Holding * Worldview
                                Technology Partners                                                     Clarizen                   CMEA Capital * U.S. Venture           Enterprise-grade project
                                                                                                         San Mateo                 Partners                              management services
 Plastic Jungle                 Cheyenne Capital Fund *             Web site for trading gift cards     $8,000,100
  Mountain View                 EnerTech Capital * Foundation
 $1,188,000                     Capital * Mesirow Private Equity                                        CubeTree                   Benchmark Capital * Charles River     Enterprise collaboration suite
                                Investments * Navitas Capital                                            Redwood City              Ventures
                                * New Enterprise Associates *                                           $8,000,000
                                Rustic Canyon Partners * Saints
                                Ventures * Staenber                                                     EcoFactor                  Granite Ventures * InterWest          Managing residential energy
                                                                                                         Redwood City              Partners
 ResponseLogix                  ARCH Venture Partners               Online automotive sales leads       $2,400,000
  Sunnyvale                                                         platform
 $5,600,000                                                                                             Evernote                   Undisclosed firm                      Information capturing
                                                                                                         Mountain View                                                   technologies
 Rocket Fuel                    Altos Ventures * DCM *              Online advertising services         $10,000,000
  Redwood City                  SBI Investment * Syncom
 $3,000,000                     Management                                                              Evolv                      Bay Partners                          Hiring management tools
                                                                                                         Daly City
 Rondavu                        Cardinal Venture Capital * Selby    Online event marketing services     $8,247,000
  San Francisco                 Venture Partners
 $1,000,000                                                                                             Fanfare Group              Unavailable                           Software tools to high-tech
                                                                                                         Mountain View                                                   equipment vendors
 SnapLogic                      CampVentures                        Open-source Internet data           $7,085,000
  San Mateo                                                         services solution
 $2,300,100                                                                                             FlightCaster               Foundation Capital * Sequoia          Algorithm that predicts flight
                                                                                                         San Francisco             Capital                               delays
 Sonoa Systems                  ARCH Venture Partners * Alloy       Enterprise IT infrastructure        $1,300,000
  Santa Clara                   Ventures * Oxford Bioscience        products
 $1,307,000                     Partners                                                                       Scale Venture Partners                Web analytics
                                                                                                         San Mateo
 Teneros                        Channel Medical Partners            Continuity tools for applications   $6,500,000
  Mountain View
 $4,111,200                                                                                                                                                             continued on the next page

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