Enterprise News for 2008



December 8, 2008
Expresso Fitness Receives Additional $14 Million in Funding
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Expresso Fitness®, the leading supplier and developer of interactive cardio fitness systems, announced today that it has completed a debt and equity funding event for a total of $14M. The capital will be used to fuel Expresso's revenue growth by expanding the company's product portfolio and market reach. Silicon Valley Bank opened a new $7 million working capital line with Expresso. The equity round was
joined by all existing investors including Sierra Ventures, Physic Ventures, and Enterprise Partners Venture Capital.

November 21, 2008
Celladon - "Enzyme Therapy" article featured in BusinessWeek Magazine

November 17, 2008
DragonWave Named To Deloitte's 2008 Technology Fast 500 List For Third Consecutive Year
November 17, 2008 - Ottawa, Canada - DragonWave Inc. (DragonWave) (TSX/AIM: DWI), a global supplier of high capacity, wireless native Ethernet backhaul solutions for mobile and access networks, today announced it has come in at number 133 on Deloittes 2008 Technology
Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth over five years, from 20032007. DragonWaves growth rate over that period was 1400%. This marks the third consecutive year DragonWave has been recognized by Deloitte with their Fast 500 program.

November 9, 2008
Celladon Announces Presentation Of Clinical Data From First-In-Human MYDICAR Trial For Advance Heart Failure At American Heart Association
Phase1 Data Demonstrate Safety and Improvement in Heart Failure in a Majority of Patients. NEW ORLEANS, November 9, 2008 Celladon Corporation announced today results from the first nine patients treated with MYDICAR, a genetically-targeted enzyme replacement therapy for advanced heart failure, showing the product was safe and demonstrating improvement across a number of key parameters. Phase 1 data from the Calcium Up-Regulation by Percutaneous Administration of Gene Therapy in Cardiac Disease (CUPID Trial), a First-in-Human Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial were presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2008.

October 6, 2008
NEXX Systems Names Tom Walsh as President and CEO
Billerica, MA October 6, 2008 NEXX Systems Inc., a leading provider of process equipment for advanced
wafer level packaging applications, today named Tom Walsh, PhD, as the company's President and Chief
Executive Officer. Walsh, whose career spans over 20 years in the semiconductor and semiconductor equipment industry, brings a proven track record of accomplishments in building and leading growth businesses, as well as technology development. Richard Post will continue as Chairman of the Board.

October 6, 2008
Complete Genomics and the Institute for Systems Biology Announce Partnership to Conduct the First Human Genome Population Study
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA and SEATTLE, WA Oct. 6, 2008 Complete Genomics, Inc., a newly-launched, third-generation human genome sequencing company, and the Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) today announced their partnership to conduct population-wide human genome studies. In phase one of the project, Complete Genomics will use its proprietary DNA sequencing technology to sequence five genomes from samples provided by ISB. Then, once proof-of-concept has been demonstrated, ISB and Complete Genomics plan to expand this collaboration to sequence the genomes of 100 individuals in 2009 and 2,000 individuals in 2010.

October 6, 2008
Complete Genomics Launches; Becomes Worlds First Large-scale Human Genome Sequencing Company
Company to sequence 1,000 human genomes in 2009 for $5,000 each. MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF. Oct. 6, 2008 Complete Genomics, Inc., a third-generation human genome sequencing company, today announced its formal launch as the world's first provider of large-scale human genome sequencing services.

September 22, 2008
3Leaf Systems Secures $35 Million in Series C Financing
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - September 22, 2008 - 3Leaf Systems (www.3leafsystems.com), a provider of next-generation virtualization solutions for enterprise data centers, today announced that it has secured new financing from a suite of blue-chip investors led by LSI Corporation with follow on investments by Alloy Ventures, Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, Intel Capital, and Storm Ventures. 3Leaf Systems will use the new capital to accelerate development of the company's virtualization solutions and to expand sales and marketing activities.

July 22, 2008
Breach Security Raises Round For Web App Firewall Appliances
Breach Security has raised $6 million in a second round of funding to expand its business of making web application firewalls that stop hackers.

July 9, 2008
DragonWave Selected By Sprint For XOHM's Network Deployments In Baltimore/Washington & Chicago
Ottawa, Canada, July 9, 2008 - DragonWave Inc. (DragonWave) (TSX/AIM: DWI) a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that Sprint (NYSE: S)has selected DragonWaves IP backhaul solutions for its XOHM-branded WiMAX mobilebroadband services in North America. DragonWaves Horizon Compact and Horizon Duo products will be deployed initially in the Baltimore/Washington and Chicago markets.

July 9, 2008
NEXX Systems Launches New APOLLO Sputter Deposition System
Billerica, MA July 9, 2008 NEXX Systems, a leading provider of processing equipment for advanced waferlevel packaging applications, today announced the product launch of its new Apollo sputter deposition system. The Apollo advances the state-of-the-art in metal deposition for wafer level packaging due to its remarkable
versatility, excellent performance, and low cost of ownership. The Apollo is ideally suited for applications including under bump metallization, redistribution layers, backside metallization, integrated passives, LEDs.. In addition, the Apollo is ideally suited for the metallization process required to produce solar panels, a growing application in today's initiatives for alternative energy production. Both the packaging and solar industries are driven to employ the most reliable and cost-effective solutions available for their metallization needs.

June 25, 2008
Devicescape Drives Anytime, Anywhere Wi-Fi Access for Service-Enabled Devices -- From Digital Cameras, Game Consoles and Laptops to Smartphones
SAN BRUNO, CA--(Marketwire - June 25, 2008) - Today at CONNECTIONS: the Digital Living Conference (Booth # 221), Devicescape Software, the leader in secure and seamless access for wireless devices, announced the availability of the Devicescape Agent 2.1, an embedded software package that enables electronic manufacturers to bring next-generation service-enabled devices such as handsets, cameras, televisions and all types of industrial and enterprise equipment, to market quickly and efficiently. The improved Devicescape Agent provides the highest level of security for Wi-Fi devices and eases the interoperability and management of these wireless devices in home, office and industrial networks.

June 18, 2008
Specific Media CEO Tim Vanderhook speaks to CNBC - (click here to watch interview)

June 3, 2008
Omnivision Selects DragonWave to Support Expansion of WiMAX Services Across Venezuela
OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwire - June 3, 2008) - DragonWave Inc. ("DragonWave") (TSX:DWI)(AIM:DWI) is a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that Omnivision has standardized on DragonWave for licensed-frequency wireless backhaul as it expands its WiMAX service offering into markets across Venezuela. The first mobile WiMAX operator in Latin America, Omnivision introduced broadband data services of up to 6 Mbps to business and residential customers in Venezuela's capital city, Caracas, in 2007. Omnivision subsequently has initiated a nationwide expansion of its service footprint, with an announced target of 2.5 million subscribers by 2013.

May 15, 2008
Expresso Fitness Secures Additional $12 Million Investment
Sunnyvale, Calif. May 15, 2008 Expresso Fitness, the leading developer and supplier of interactive, Web-enabled cardio fitness systems for the commercial health club market, announced today that it has raised $12M in a Series C-2 round of funding. The financing will be used to expand the Companys product portfolio and market reach, driving its revenue growth.

May 15, 2008
Mike Glickenhaus Named President and CEO of VMIX
SAN DIEGO May 15, 2008 VMIX, a leading provider of media management software and services for online publishers, today named Mike Glickenhaus President and Chief Executive Officer. Glickenhaus was recruited by VMIX Chairman of the Board and co-founder Greg Kostello, who will assume the role of Chief Technology Officer.

April 28, 2008
ReliOn Secures C Round Financing
Spokane, Wash.: ReliOn, the leading provider of high-reliability fuel cell solutions for backup power applications, announced today that it has secured an additional U.S. $23 million in equity financing as a result of Series C funding activities. ReliOn welcomed two new investors into the C round: the PCG Clean Energy & Technology Fund, LLC of La Jolla, California, and Robeco Clean Tech Private Equity II (Robeco) of Rotterdam, Netherlands.

April 16, 2008
The Aegenis Group PCI Experts Select WebDefend Web Application Firewall
CARLSBAD, Calif., April 16, 2008 Breach Security, Inc., the leader in Web application security, today announced that The Aegenis Group, the recognized leader in payment card industry data security, regulatory training and consulting, has selected Breach Security WebDefend to protect its business-critical applications, including a recently launched online training program. The training application provides merchants with the information required to understand the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and broader data security issues in the payment card industry.

March 31, 2008
DragonWave Expands Frequency Coverage to Support Carrier Ethernet Services in More Global Markets
OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwire - March 31, 2008) - DragonWave Inc. (AIM:DWI)(TSX:DWI), a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that it has expanded its coverage to include the 6 to 8 GHz range of licensed radio frequencies. This enhanced frequency coverage on the Horizon Compact product dramatically improves DragonWave's relevance as a provider of wireless backhaul solutions for a variety of geographic markets around the world.

March 31, 2008
ReliOn raises over $17M for hydrogen fuel cells
ReliOn, a Spokane-based fuel cell maker that helps provide backup power for communications companies and air traffic control towers, has taken over $17 million in a round that will likely be the companys last, according to its CEO.

March 12, 2008
Specific Media Acquires European Ad Network Adviva
Irvine, Calif. and London - March 12, 2008 -- Specific Media, the largest independent online advertising network, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire all the assets of Adviva, a leading display advertising network in the United Kingdom. The combination of Specific Media and Adviva in the UK gives brand advertisers an opportunity to combine massive reach with every method of targeting to produce the results they are looking to achieve. The Adviva acquisition marks Specific Media's entry into the European market, giving the company a strong start on global expansion. The deal closed this week for an undisclosed amount.

March 10, 2008
Breach Security Upgrades Industry-Leading Web Application Security Solution
WebDefend 3.2 Extends Capabilities of Unique Web Application Defect Detection and Adds Application-level Protection for Denial-of-Service and Website Scraping Attacks. Breach Security, Inc., the leader in web application security, today announced the latest release of its flagship WebDefend web application security appliance, version 3.2. The newly available release identifies and stops abuse of web application resources, offers higher performance, and delivers enhancements to ease enterprise-wide adoption.

February 12, 2008
Devicescape Forms Partnership With Deutsche Telekom to Bring Easy Access to a Wide Range of Wi-Fi Enabled Devices
SAN BRUNO, CA -- 02/12/08 -- Devicescape Software today announced a partnership with Deutsche Telekom to expand the range of Wi-Fi devices that can have easy, automatic access to the more than 8,000 T-Mobile hotspot locations across Germany and Europe. Because Devicescape enables any Wi-Fi enabled device, like notebooks, media players, cameras and game systems to connect to any T-Mobile hotspot, the company can expand the range of devices that will be able to access the T-Mobile network to drive increased revenues and network usage.

February 11, 2008
Emerson Network Power and ReliOn Reach Agreement That Adds Fuel Cell Products and Technologies to a Platform of Backup Power Solutions
Warrenville, Illinois (February 11, 2008) Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) and the global leader in enabling Business-Critical Continuity, today announced an agreement with ReliOn that will add ReliOns industry-leading fuel cell products to the Emerson suite of NetXtend Integrated Enclosure Solutions for backup power.

January 31, 2008
TargeGen Announces Initiation of Clinical Trial of JAK2 Inhibitor TG101348
San Diego, CA January 31, 2008 - TargeGen, Inc. today announced that the Company has started a multi-center Phase I/II clinical trial of TG101348, an oral, potent, and highly selective inhibitor of JAK2 in patients with myeloproliferative diseases.

January 28, 2008
DragonWave and Nextlink Wireless Announce Master Purchase Agreement
Nextlink Selects DragonWaves Ethernet Radios to Deliver
Licensed Broadband over LMDS Spectrum. Ottawa, Canada, January 28, 2008 - DragonWave Inc. (DragonWave) (TSX/AIM: DWI) a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced that Nextlink Wireless Inc., a subsidiary of XO Holdings Inc., has completed a Master Purchase Agreement to purchase DragonWaves AirPair and Horizon Compact products providing highly scalable, carrier grade radio solutions in support of Nextlinks portfolio of broadband wireless services.

January 14, 2008
Breach Security 2007 Revenues Up 500 Percent Year-Over-Year
Leading web application security provider announces new CEO to drive growth in 2008.

CARLSBAD, Calif., January 14, 2008 - Breach Security, Inc., a leader in web application security, today announced breakout growth in 2007 with revenues climbing 500 percent yearover-year and 1,000 percent quarter-over-quarter. In addition to posting strong financial metrics, the close of the year also marked an impressive track record of global product acceptance. The company attracted over 100 new customers worldwide and generated repeat business from 50 existing customers.
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