Investment Date
March 2006
Vertical
Technology
Fund
GCP I
Investment Status
Prior
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Enterasys

Provider of secure networks for enterprise customers. A former subsidiary of Unify, Enterasys was sold to Extreme Networks in October 2013.


  Highlights
  • Innovative network infrastructure offerings deliver the security, productivity and adaptability benefits required by Global 2000 organizations, coupled with the industry's strongest service and support
  • Broad product portfolio, including multilayer switches, core routers, WAN routers, wireless LANs, network management, and intrusion defense systems (IDS)
  • Headquartered in Andover, MA with operations in North America, Europe, and Asia

  Initiatives
  • In September 2008, Enterasys was combined with Siemens Enterprise Communications, a GCP I/GCP II investment
  • Completed substantial cost reduction activities
  • Stabilized and reinvested in the business
  • Revitalized go-to-market strategy