Though times are difficult, venture capitalists smile on the content distribution software company, which was founded by a former Netscape executive. This funding round comes at a time when venture capitalists have dramatically pulled back on investments, hitting levels not seen since 1998. But the cachet of Homer's name has helped set Kontiki apart from other potential investments under review by venture capitalists and corporate investors, said analysts. "His name makes a difference in attracting further funding and helps in distributing the product. But, as they say in baseball: You can get on base, but it definitely doesn't guarantee you'll make it to home plate," said Jesse Reyes, vice president of research firm Thomson Venture Economics.
CNET también está disponible en español, Don't show this again, "It's good to see that they are continuing to innovate on a product line that accounts for 70 percent of their revenues, olixar makamae leather-style iphone x case - red but the total revenues they are bringing in from that (subscriber management systems) market is not enough to stabilize their cash flow," said Steve Kamman, a networking analyst with CIBC World Markets, Nonetheless, executives at Redback Networks are optimistic that SMS 10000 SL will generate a healthy revenue stream for the company, Redback, which plans to begin shipping the product within the next two months, anticipates the upgrade will help maintain its lead in the SMS market, said Shailesh Shukla, vice president of marketing and business development..
The new hardware also includes more memory, with 512MB RAM (random access memory) verses 256MB, he added. In addition, a significant software change means that the SMS 10000 SL will allow service providers to give their designated customers a guaranteed level of bandwidth, whereas in the past no guarantees could be offered, Shukla said. Although the company has great hopes for the upgraded product, Shukla acknowledges the market for subscriber management systems is only a $300 million to $400 million annual market, compared with the $2 billion router market that it has also entered.
Analysts say the company should hang olixar makamae leather-style iphone x case - red its hopes on its product line of SmartEdge routers to help it weather its financial storm, rather than its SMS systems, The company introduces an upgrade to its SMS 10000 networking equipment, but analysts say it will need more than that to turn its outlook around, Redback's SMS 10000 SL is designed to allow ISPs (Internet service providers) the ability to offer additional services and more bandwidth per subscriber without a major overhaul to their existing SMS 10000 equipment..
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