Sunnyvale, Calif.

Went public 8/3/2000 at $21 per share

Filing Range: 4 mil. shares @ $17 to $19

Shares Outstanding: 26.5 mil. shares

Underwriters: Goldman, Sachs & Co./Chase H&Q/Dain Rauscher Wessels/Wit

SoundView Group

Company Counsel: Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Manager Counsel: Shearman & Sterling

Auditor: Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP

The Company:

Provides management & load balancing solutions for Internet or intranet sites. This software product allows a group of Web servers to be viewed seamlessly as one virtual IP address. The software then uses traffic rules to better manage the site, or address performance issues through load balancing. The system also notifies the administrator of problems.

Venture Backers:

Flatiron Partners

Charter Growth Capital

Charter Ventures

Lehman Brothers

Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers

Intel Corp.

Chase Capital Partners

Tech Ventures Inc.

Sun Microsystems Inc.

Financing Rounds:

Number of Round Amt.

Round # Round Date Stage Investors ($ thousands)

1 04/21/1997 4 Early Stage 5199.9

2 06/25/1998 6 Later Stage 9800.0

3 06/22/1999 11 Expansion 13000.0


(Data in $ millions)



Total Revenues: $9.9

Net Income: -18.9