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COMPANY

INDUSTRY VERTICAL

YEAR

STRATEGY

SolarWinds

IT Management Software

2016

Partners

SolarWinds is a leading provider of powerful and affordable hybrid IT management software to customers worldwide from Fortune 500® enterprises to small businesses, government agencies, and educational institutions.

Symantec

Cybersecurity

2016

Partners

Symantec is a leading global provider of cybersecurity solutions that help businesses and consumers secure and manage their information.

Cast & Crew

Entertainment Payroll Processing and Software

2015

Partners

Cast & Crew is a premier provider of technology-enabled payroll, production accounting and related value-added services to the entertainment industry. The Company helps content creators manage the complexities of entertainment industry payroll processing; residuals processing; tax incentives and financial services; regulatory compliance; and production accounting.

Ctrip

Mobile and Online Travel Platform

2015

Partners

Ctrip is China’s leading provider of accommodation reservations, transportation ticketing, packaged tours, and corporate travel management. It is the largest online consolidator of accommodations and transportation tickets in China in terms of transaction volume.

Fanatics, Inc.

E-Commerce

2015

Partners

Fanatics is a leading online retailer of officially licensed sports merchandise providing e‐commerce and fulfillment services for all major professional sports leagues and hundreds of premier brands in the sports industry.

Motorola Solutions

Critical Communications Solutions

2015

Partners

Motorola Solutions creates mission-critical communication solutions and services for more than 100,000 public safety and commercial customers, including local, state and national public safety agencies as well as businesses in industries such as utilities, mining and transportation. Its portfolio includes devices used by professionals in the field, problem-solving software that drives effectiveness, mission-critical systems for command centers, network infrastructure and a range of services.

Red Ventures

Digital Marketing

2015

Partners

Red Ventures is the United States’ largest provider of technology-enabled performance marketing services. The company operates as a strategic partner to leading brands across a variety of industries, including consumer home video, telecom, insurance, energy, financial services and software.

Renovate America

Technology-Enabled Energy Efficiency Financing

2015

Kraftwerk

Renovate America is a technology-enabled provider of financing for energy- and water-efficient home improvements. Since 2011, the company has helped more than 38,000 homeowners reduce energy and water consumption in their homes, saving them more than $1.7 billion in estimated future energy costs and more than 1.6 billion gallons of water.

SolarCity

Renewable Energy Systems Provider

2015

Kraftwerk

SolarCity is the leading developer of residential and commercial rooftop solar systems in the United States. The company provides solar energy for rates lower than retail electricity prices.

Tintri

VM-Aware Storage

2015

Kraftwerk

Tintri is a next generation data storage company which provides software enabled storage solutions specifically designed for virtualized and cloud environments.  The Company’s application-aware storage eliminates planning and complex troubleshooting by providing VM-level visibility, control, insight and agility, with all flash performance.  The Company’s products require a smaller footprint and less power than conventional solutions.  The Company powers hundreds of thousands of virtual machines running business critical databases, enterprise apps, desktops and mobile apps, and private cloud deployments.

Carbon3D

3D Printing

2014

Kraftwerk

Carbon3D is a 3D printing company working at the intersection of hardware, software and molecular science. Its Continuous Liquid Interface Production technology (CLIP) harnesses light and oxygen to grow commercial quality parts 25-100X faster than conventional 3D printing.

FATHOM

Water Utilities Data Solutions

2014

Kraftwerk

FATHOM is the leading provider of integrated utility-to-utility, cloud-based data and customer service solutions for water utilities. As the largest SaaS platform in the water sector, FATHOM collects the massive volumes of data generated by state-of-the-art automated meter reading and billing systems and brings heightened efficiencies to water utilities and their customers.

ForeFlight

Aviation Software

2014

Sumeru

ForeFlight is a leading provider of digital flight planning and navigation software.  The company’s products help pilots and flight departments plan flights, increase flight safety and efficiency and are widely used across personal, corporate, air transport, and government operations. 

Quorum Business Solutions

Energy Software and Solutions

2014

Partners, Kraftwerk

Quorum is the leading provider of software and services to manage operational, administrative, financial and transactional business processes for energy, renewables and natural resource industry segments. Quorum has completed over 975 successful energy information technology projects and provides ongoing support to over 185 energy industry clients.

BlackLine

Enterprise Accounting Software

2013

Sumeru

BlackLine is a leading provider of enterprise-class solutions to automate and control mission-critical financial close processes. An experienced provider of software to companies of all sizes, BlackLine provides quick-to-implement and scalable applications that automate the entire financial close process to help companies improve their financial controls.

Broadcom Limited

Advanced Semiconductor Components

2013

Partners

Broadcom Limited, formerly Avago Technologies, is a leading designer, developer, and global supplier of a broad range of analog and digital semiconductor connectivity solutions serving the wired infrastructure, wireless communications, enterprise storage, and industrial end-markets.

Dell

PC and Enterprise Solutions

2013

Partners

Dell is an end-to-end computing solutions company serving a wide variety of customers ranging from the world's largest businesses and public-sector organizations, to small and medium businesses, and individual consumers. Product offerings include end-user computing and a broad portfolio of enterprise solutions and services that deliver efficient, effective and scalable information technology.

Eka

Commodity Management Software

2013

Kraftwerk

Eka is a leading international provider of commodity trading and risk management software, covering trading and position management, physical supply chain, enterprise risk management and compliance and analytics.

Hyla Mobile

Mobile Device Trade-In and Reuse

2013

Kraftwerk

HYLA Mobile, formerly eRecyclingCorps, is one of the world’s leading providers of products and services that capture, extend and optimize the life and value of used mobile phones.

friedola®Tech

Recycled Lightweight Plastics

2012

Kraftwerk

friedola®Tech is a leading manufacturer and marketer of recycled plastic products with a focus on the automotive and packaging sectors. The Company supplies lightweight, recyclable, and environmentally-friendly plastic solutions to a variety of industries with an innovative and proprietary product portfolio.

Global Blue

Transaction Processing

2012

Partners

Global Blue is the world’s leading transaction processor for international shopping, serving an extensive global ecosystem of merchants, travelers, and financial institutions. Through its Tax Free Shopping segment, the Company is the world’s #1 service provider enabling travelers to reclaim VAT/GST and providing merchants with related value-added services including business intelligence analytics and specialized marketing support. The Company also offers complementary dynamic currency conversion and payment integration software solutions for retail points of sale. Global Blue processes more than 27 million transactions annually for merchants in over 270,000 enabled retail locations around the world.

Influence Health

Healthcare IT

2012

Sumeru

Influence Health is a leading provider of patient engagement software and healthcare marketing analytics solutions to hospitals across the United States and Canada. The Company's software platform helps healthcare organizations attract and retain patients and improves patient experience and care through enhanced patient-doctor communication and information accessibility.

Velocity Technology Solutions

Enterprise Cloud Application Hosting

2012

Sumeru

Velocity is a leading cloud solutions provider for enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications. The Company’s solution reduces costs, increases performance, and improves the flexibility of mission critical IT infrastructure for enterprise customers.

WME/IMG

Entertainment and Media

2012

Partners

WME|IMG is the global leader in sports, entertainment, media, and fashion. Operating in more than 25 countries around the world, the company specializes in talent representation; commercial marketing and endorsements; brand strategy, activation and licensing; media production and distribution; and event management. Formed in 2014, when WME acquired IMG, WME|IMG's nearly 5,000 employees work across businesses including IMG Academy, Art + Commerce, Books, College, Commercials and Endorsements, Digital, Events, Film, Golf, Licensing, Models, Music, Production, Speakers, Television, Tennis, and Theater.

Alibaba Group

E-Commerce Websites

2011

Partners

Alibaba Group is China’s leading e-commerce company with the following key business subsidiaries: Alibaba.com (#1 global B2B e-commerce platform), Taobao Marketplace (#1 China C2C e-commerceplatform), and Taobao Mall (“T-Mall”, #1 China B2C e-commerce platform).

GoDaddy

Web Hosting and Domain Registration Services

2011

Partners

GoDaddy is a leading provider of cloud-based software and services that enable, empower, and improve the online presence of small-and-medium-sized businesses. GoDaddy offers domain registration, web hosting, and related value-added services.

Opera Solutions

Data Analytics Software and Services

2011

Sumeru

Opera Solutions is a leading provider of "big data" enterprise analytics software and services. Focused on the emerging analytics-as-a-service market, the Company offers solutions across multiple domains including financial services, procurement, credit & fraud, government, healthcare, and marketing.

SMART Modular

Memory Systems and Solid State Drives

2011

Partners, Sumeru

SMART Modular is a leading independent developer and manufacturer of DRAM and Flash-based modules and subsystems for computing, communications, embedded, and defense applications. The Company operates in Brazil, Malaysia, the UK, and the US.

Locaweb

Hosting and Cloud Computing

2010

Sumeru

Locaweb is Brazil's largest provider of webhosting, cloud computing, and SaaS applications to small and medium businesses. The Company offers a full suite of services to help businesses establish and grow their Internet presence, including web hosting, cloud servers, domain registration, e-mail accounts, e-mail marketing, and e-commerce.

Talend

Open Source Data Management Software

2010

Sumeru

Talend is a leading provider of open source software for data management, offering a full suite of tools for data integration, data quality, master data management, and application integration. These products help corporate IT departments address the exponential growth in the volume and heterogeneity of data they need to manage across systems and applications.

Vantage Data Centers

Data Centers

2010

Partners

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

Intelsat

Fixed Satellite Services

2008

Partners

Intelsat is the world’s largest provider of fixed satellite services, delivering advanced transmission access for information and entertainment to some of the world’s leading media and network companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers, and governmental agencies.

Avaya

Enterprise Communications Solutions

2007

Partners

Avaya is a global leader in enterprise communications systems. The Company provides unified communications, contact centers, data solutions, and related services directly and through its channel partners to leading businesses and organizations around the world.

Sabre

Travel Distribution Solutions

2007

Partners

Sabre Holdings provides technology-enabled travel distribution services to travel agencies, suppliers, and consumers through its Travel Network, Airline Solutions and Hospitality Solutions business units.


Note: Includes all current investments made by funds that follow the Silver Lake Partners, Silver Lake Sumeru, and Silver Lake Kraftwerk strategies. It does not include portfolio holdings received as a result of a disposition, such as the common stock of an acquirer of a Silver Lake portfolio company.

At A Glance

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with more than $24 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 $100 billion of revenue annually and employs greater than 210,000 people internationally.

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