Acquired by Blue Coat Systems on December 17, 2012
Funding Received
$24.5 Million in 2 Rounds from 8 Investors
Boxborough, MA
Crossbeam Systems provides security platforms that deploy network security apps from third-party vendors for high-performance networks.

Company Details

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Crossbeam Systems, Inc. provides next-generation security platforms for high-performance networks. It transforms the way enterprises, service providers, and government agencies architect and deliver security services. Its security platforms allow companies to consolidate racks of security appliances and network equipment, such as switches and load balancers; virtualizes the deployment and delivery of security applications; and simplify the delivery of security services. The company also integrates hardware with third-party security applications, such as firewalls, virtual private networks, intrusion detection and prevention systems, anti-virus, URL filtering, and content scanning at various performance levels. In addition, it offers SecureShore NMS, a multi-element network management system for multi-box configuration, OS backup and restore, reporting, application distribution, and event scheduling. The company offers firewall, content gateway, virtual security, and security virtualization and consolidation solutions; and professional, training and education, and online support services. Its customers include financial institutions, pharmaceutical companies, government agencies, universities, media organizations, manufacturers, and retailers.

Crossbeam Systems, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Boxborough, Massachusetts with additional offices in Europe and the Asia Pacific. The company also operates an authorized training center in Mexico City.

Current Team (3)


Board Members and Advisors (1)


Investors (8)

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    Matrix Partners

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    Tudor Growth Equity

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    North Bridge Venture Partners

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    Intel Capital

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    Tudor Investments

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    Focus Ventures

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    Commonwealth Capital Ventures

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Offices/Locations (1)

  • HQ

    80 Central Street

    Boxborough, MA 01719


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