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Lightspeed Venture Partners is an early stage venture capital firm focused on accelerating disruptive innovations and trends in the Enterprise and Consumer sectors. Over the past two decades, the Lightspeed team has backed and helped build more than 250 companies globally, many of which have become market leaders. The Firm currently manages over $4 billion of committed capital and is currently investing out of Lightspeed X, a $635 million fund and Lightspeed Select, a $430 million fund. Our team invests in the U.S. and internationally, with investment professionals and advisors in Silicon Valley and Israel as well as in India with Lightspeed India Partners and China with Lightspeed China Partners.


Mitchell Martin, Inc. (“MMI”) is a specialized IT projects and staffing company that places information technology teams and individual experts into contract roles at financial services companies as well as at other corporations that leverage information technology to thrive.   The Technology Division at Mitchell Martin was established in 1984 with the goal of providing a unique, highly customer centric, quality driven service to our clients and the technology professionals we provide. From working to fill specific needs for qualified experts to fielding complete project teams working on Statements of Work engagements, MMI is renowned for its deep domain knowledge in Financial Services, Insurance, Pharmaceuticals, Media, and the Publishing sectors.  Our expertise spans the full software development life cycle, includes mobile development, information security, business intelligence and data analytics. Mitchell Martin currently manages a proprietary data base of the industry’s leading technologists and thought leaders.  Through long and personalized relationships with our subject matter experts we are adept at providing the most appropriate fitting exerts for the very specific project needs of our clients.


With more than 17 years of experience, we are experts in IT and Infrastructure solutions and are uniquely positioned to help meet your scalability, reliability and security requirements while balancing your costs and business goals. At 30 data centers and growing, ViaWest is focused on providing our clients with Hybrid IT solutions delivered through local teams and facilities that are built to ensure the availability of your data and applications. ViaWest offers a full-suite of IT services, from cloud storage solutions, co-location to IT consulting; and as a result, we have the flexibility to meet your needs now and in the future.



Riverbed, at more than $1 billion in annual revenue, is the leader in application performance infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for the hybrid enterprise to ensure applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues can be proactively detected and resolved before impacting business performance. Riverbed enables hybrid enterprises to transform application performance into a competitive advantage by maximizing employee productivity and leveraging IT to create new forms of operational agility. Riverbed’s 26,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 98% of the Forbes Global 100.



Rackspace (NYSE: RAX), the #1 managed cloud company, helps businesses tap the power of cloud computing without the challenge and expense of managing complex IT infrastructure and application platforms on their own. Rackspace engineers deliver specialized expertise on top of leading technologies developed by OpenStack, Microsoft, VMware and others, through a results-obsessed service known as Fanatical Support®. The company has more than 300,000 customers worldwide, including two-thirds of the FORTUNE 100. Rackspace was named a leader in the 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, and has been honored as one of Fortune’s Best Companies to Work For in six of the past eight years.