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COMPANY

INDUSTRY VERTICAL

YEAR

STRATEGY

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

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.

Island / Instinet Group

Electronic Securities Trading

2000

Partners

MCI

Voice and Data Communications Services

2003

Partners

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.

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.

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

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.

Xoriant

IT Consulting and Staffing Services

2000

Partners


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 approximately $20 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 110 investment and value creation professionals located around the world. Today Silver Lake's portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $85 billion of revenue annually and employs more than 200,000 people internationally.

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