PortalPlayer, Inc.

Santa Clara, CA

PortalPlayer, Inc. (“PortalPlayer”) was a supplier of digital media solutions for the consumer marketplace. The Company designed, developed, and marketed semiconductor chipsets for digital media recording and playback using MP3 and other digital compression technologies. PortalPlayer’s products were driven by proprietary firmware and software that is tightly integrated with electronic commerce and digital rights management protocols. The company completed an initial public offering in November 2004.