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General Information
CategoryConsumer Web


900 Chelmsford St
Lowell, MA, 01851


Co-Founder and CEO
Co-Founder and Director of Technology
Co-Founder and Director of Business Development
Co-Founder and Director of Engineering
Director of Operations


Series A, 2/2007
Index Ventures
Nexus Venture Partners
Series B, 7/2008




Dimdim offers a browser based web conferencing service based on the open source platform. Users can download the open source code and install it to their servers. Attendees are not required to download any software to host or attend a meeting. Dimdim allows presenters to share their desktops, show slides, as well as talk, listen, chat, and broadcast via webcam.

Recent Milestones

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    Dimdim — has been acquired by San Francisco-based in a cash deal worth $31 million (1/7/11)
    Posted 1/10/11 at 7:04am via
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    Dimdim was acquired by Salesforce for $31M. (1/6/11)
    Posted 1/11/11 at 1:30am via
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    Dimdim — has completed its acquisition of Dimdim for approximately $31 million in cash, net of cash acquired. (1/6/11)
    Posted 1/8/11 at 5:33pm via
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    Dimdim — DimDim 4.0 Now Available (8/6/08)
    Posted 8/7/08 at 5:52pm via
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    Dimdim added Bernard Dallé as Director. (7/9/08)
    Posted 5/18/10 at 10:37am
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    Dimdim received $6M in Series B funding. (7/1/08)
    Posted 7/9/08 at 7:03am via
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    Dimdim received $2.4M in Series A funding. (2/1/07)
    Posted 3/20/08 at 12:50pm
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    Dimdim added DD Ganguly as Co-Founder and CEO.
    Posted 3/20/08 at 12:43pm
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    Dimdim added Jayant Pandit as Co-Founder.
    Posted 3/20/08 at 12:43pm
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    Dimdim added Saurav Mohapatra as Co-Founder and Director of Technology.
    Posted 3/20/08 at 12:43pm
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    Dimdim added Sundar Subramanian as Co-Founder and Director of Business Development.
    Posted 3/20/08 at 12:43pm
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    Dimdim added Rohit Shankar as Co-Founder and Director of Engineering.
    Posted 3/20/08 at 12:43pm
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    Dimdim added Uday Khatua as Director of Operations.
    Posted 3/20/08 at 12:43pm



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DimDim Virtual Classroom

Launch DateOctober 29, 2008

The Dimdim Virtual Classroom Pack empowers ten teachers to host up to forty students at a time in their own customizable webbased classroom. It allows departments to empower educators with their own online classrooms without IT resources.

The Dimdim Virtual Classroom Pack includes:

* Up to 10 teachers each get their own private room, available 24x7x365
* Up to 40 students can join each room for any purpose (office hours, tutoring, off-campus e-learning, distance learning, web meetings, study groups, etc.)
* Enterprise-class online/chat support; answers within 8 hours, often within 2
* Customize each of the 10 rooms for each individual faculty member, department or school

Dimdim Zimlet

Launch DateOctober 29, 2008

Zimbra is an open source messaging and collaboration software by Yahoo. The Dimdim zimlet allows users to work inside of Zimbra so they can add real-time, rich media collaboration to existing email.

* Start a meeting right from email - with one click Drag &
* Drop contacts to create an instant Dimdim web conference with those contacts
  No downloads
* Drag & Drop appointment to schedule a web conference
* Co-browse and co-edit Zimbra documents live

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