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Silver Lake - Prior Investments

Portfolio:
Silver Lake Partners (SLP)

Allyes
Online Media
2010
Partners

Allyes is a leading interactive marketing solutions provider in China with the following online business segments: ad agency, ad networks, advertising technology solutions, and Internet-related market research.

Avago
Advanced Semiconductor Components
2005
Partners

Avago provides an extensive range of analog, mixed-signal, and optoelectronic components and subsystems to tens of thousands of manufacturers in four major end markets: industrial / automotive electronics, wired infrastructure, wireless communications, and consumer and computing peripherals.

CDW
Tech Marketing and Distribution
2008
Partners

CDW is the leading direct marketer of multi-branded information technology products and services to business, government, education and healthcare customers. The Company markets HP, Cisco and IBM branded products, amongst others, worldwide.

Crystal Decisions / Business Objects
Business Intelligence Software
2000
Partners
Datek Online / Ameritrade
Online Brokerage
2000
Partners
eConnections
Web-Based Hosted Marketplace
2000
Partners
Enterasys
Enterprise Data Networking
2000
Partners
Flextronics
Electronics Manufacturing and Supply Chain Services
2003
Partners
Gartner
IT Research Products
2000
Partners
Gerson Lehrman Group
Expert Consultant Network
2008
Partners

Gerson Lehrman Group manages the world’s leading network of experts and provides technology and services to support a marketplace for expertise. Its platform for consultation and collaboration helps the world's leading financial services firms, consultancies, corporations, and nonprofit organizations find, engage, and manage experts for information in a broad range of industries and disciplines.

Groupon
Collective Purchasing
2011
Partners

Groupon, a leading social commerce site, offers deals on local products and services in hundreds of markets around the world.

Hillstone Networks
Network Equipment
2011
Partners

Hillstone Networks is a provider of network security equipment (firewall and Unified Threat Management products) to carriers, data centers, enterprises, and SMBs in China. The Company has a leading position in the domestic market and is currently developing plans to expand internationally.

Instinet
Electronic Brokerage and Execution Services
2005
Partners

Instinet is a premier global electronic securities broker, providing the trading expertise and advanced technology to interact with more than 50 securities markets worldwide. Instinet has an active client base of approximately 1,500 firms, including mutual funds, hedge funds, insurance companies, and pension funds globally. The company seeks to improve institutional investment performance and lower overall trading costs through its various front end trading systems, securities crossing networks, algorithms, and investment research products.

Interactive Data Corporation
Financial Market Data
2010
Partners

Interactive Data Corporation is a leader in the financial information services industry, supplying pricing and reference data to the back offices of financial institutions around the world, enabling clients to complete mission critical functions such as portfolio valuation, regulatory compliance, and risk management. The Company also serves clients’ needs in electronic trading, wealth management, real time market data, and fixed income analytics.

IPC
Communications Solutions
2006
Partners

IPC is a leading provider of mission-critical communications solutions primarily to the financial services industry. The Company’s Trading Systems and Network Services solutions differentiate IPC as one of the few integrated providers of trading systems, maintenance, and communications services.

Island / Instinet Group
Electronic Securities Trading
2000
Partners
MCI
Voice and Data Communications Services
2003
Partners
Mercury
Merchant Acquiring for Integrated Payments
2010
Partners

Mercury Payment Systems is one of the fastest growing merchant acquirers in North America. The Company has created a unique, value-added network of integrated point of sale software developers, resellers, and merchants who all benefit from the company’s payment processing solutions.

MultiPlan
Healthcare Cost Management
2010
Partners

MultiPlan is the leading and most comprehensive provider of healthcare cost management solutions in North America. The Company delivers transaction-based services to insurers, health plan administrators, and other payers of healthcare services, as well as to its national network of medical providers.

Nasdaq
Electronic Stock Exchange
2005
Partners

The NASDAQ OMX Group is the world's largest exchange company. With over 3,800 listed companies, it delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and ETFs.

Network General / NetScout
Network and Application Management Solutions
2004
Partners
Nobao Renewable Energy
Geothermal Energy-Efficiency Technologies
2010
Partners

Nobao is a leading provider of fully-integrated clean technology management solutions in China utilizing ground source heat pump (GSHP) technologies. The Company offers integrated energy management solutions for various types of buildings, such as hotels, offices, shopping malls, public facilities, villas and residential buildings, primarily through energy management contracts by designing, manufacturing and installing GSHP heating, cooling and hot water supply systems, as well as providing post-installation maintenance services typically over 10 to 20 years. Nobao’s fully-integrated GSHP solutions typically can save 50% to 70% of energy consumption compared to conventional fuel- and electricity-based systems.

NXP
Silicon Solutions
2006
Partners

NXP is a provider of semiconductors, system solutions, and software for identification applications, automotive applications, mobile phones, and a wide range of other electronic devices.

Riverstone
Metropolitan Data Networking
2001
Partners
Seagate
Disc Drives
2000
Partners
Sensata Technologies
Semiconductor Manufacturing
2008
Partners

Sensata Technologies is a market leading supplier of sensor and control products to a diversified set of end-markets including automotive, industrial, aerospace, appliance and heating, ventilation & air conditioning (HVAC).. The Company’s products enable a broad portfolio of safety and efficiency applications ranging from circuit breakers to vehicle electronic stability control systems.

Serena
Change Management Software
2006
Partners

Serena is the leading pure play provider of Application Lifecycle Management for the Enterprise. With 29 offices in 14 countries, Serena is dedicated to helping IT capitalize on its software development initiatives.

Skype
Internet Communications
2009
Partners

Skype is a leading global Internet communications company providing software used by millions of individuals and businesses to make free video and in-network voice calls as well as paid calls to standard telephones and to send text messages.

SMART Storage Systems
Solid-State Storage
2011
Partners, Sumeru

SMART Storage Systems is a leading provider of current and next-generation enterprise solid-state storage products. The Company delivers its solutions to a broad customer base in the enterprise storage, enterprise server, data center, defense, and industrial markets. SMART Storage Systems is part of the SMART Modular Technologies family of global companies.

Spreadtrum
Fabless Semiconductors
2010
Partners

Spreadtrum Communications is a fabless semiconductor company that develops baseband and RF processor solutions for the wireless communications market. Spreadtrum combines its semiconductor design expertise with its software development capabilities to deliver highly-integrated baseband processors with multimedia functionality and power management. Spreadtrum has developed its solutions based on an open development platform, enabling its customers to develop customized wireless products that are feature-rich to meet their cost and time-to-market requirements.

SubmitOrder
eCommerce Outsourcing Services
1999
Partners
SunGard
Software and Processing Solutions
2005
Partners

SunGard is a global provider of software and processing solutions and business continuity services through its four divisions: Availability Services, Financial Systems, Public Sector and K-12 Education.

Tandberg
Video Conferencing Solutions
2009
Partners

Tandberg is the leading provider of videoconferencing equipment worldwide.

Terremark
Data Centers
2010
Partners

Terremark provides industry leading managed services, cloud computing, colocation & web hosting solutions for enterprise IT infrastructures.

Thomson
Digital Media Services
2004
Partners

Thomson provides technology and outsourcing solutions to help Media & Entertainment clients realize business goals and optimize performance in a rapidly changing technology environment.  The group strives to be the leading partner to the Media & Entertainment industries by offering end-to-end solutions through its Technicolor, Grass Valley, RCA, and THOMSON brands.

UGS
Product Lifecycle Management Solutions
2004
Partners
Unitymedia
Cable Television
2009
Partners

Unitymedia is the only scale cable operator across two of Germany's most affluent regions and is the second largest German cable provider overall; it offers basic and digital TV pay cable television, Internet access, and telephony services.

Vantage Data Centers
Data Centers
2010
Partners

Vantage Data Centers provides scalable wholesale data center infrastructure to large corporate enterprises and service providers.

Virtu Financial
Electronic Market Making
2011
Partners

Virtu is one of the world’s largest electronic market makers and financial technology developers, providing liquidity by offering competitively priced bids and offers across thousands of financial instruments in the cash and futures markets for commodities, currencies, equities, and fixed income.

Xoriant
IT Consulting and Staffing Services
2000
Partners
Zynga
Online Social Games
2010
Partners

Zynga is the world’s largest social game developer with over 300 million monthly active users playing games which include FarmVille, CityVille, Empires & Allies, FrontierVille, Mafia Wars, Zynga Poker, CaféWorld, Treasure Isle, YoVille, FishVille, and PetVille. Zynga games are available on a number of global platforms including Facebook, Google+, MySpace, Yahoo, iPad, iPhone, and Android.

Note: Includes all prior investments by funds that follow the Silver Lake Partners strategy.

At A Glance

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with about $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located around the world. Today Silver Lake's portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $164 billion of revenue annually and employs more than 320,000 people globally.

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