Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by Opera Software
Founded:
April, 2006
Founders:
Nitin Bhandari, Erik Swenson
Headquarters:
Mountain View, CA
Funding:
$40.80M
Categories:
Enterprise Software

Skyfire develops a cloud approach to mobile video and data optimization, providing cost savings and elastic capacity to wireless operators.

Description

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Skyfire is dedicated to leveraging the power of cloud computing to radically improve the mobile Internet experience for both operators and their consumers. 

Skyfire’s innovative, next-generation carrier cloud approach to mobile video and data optimization provides wireless operators with huge cost savings, elastic capacity, and the ability to surgically enhance quality of experience on a per-stream level. The company has also introduced the first mobile browser extension platform to enable robust contextual & social browsing, as well as enhanced monetization opportunities for operators.

The company currently counts 3 of the largest mobile operators in the world as customers for its Rocket Optimizer™ and Skyfire Horizon™ solutions. Skyfire has honed its video & data optimization and mobile monetization capabilities through a variety of top-selling consumer applications, which have more than 20 million... See More

Current Team (7)

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Products (3)

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Acquisitions (1)

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Funding Rounds (5) - $40.80M

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Investors (5)

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    Matrix Partners

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    Verizon Ventures

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    Panorama Capital

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    779 E Evelyn Ave

    Suite 200

    Mountain View, CA 94041

    USA