|Q.||What does Riverbed do?|
Applications are now the center of the business world. We rely on them to reach customers, build products, automate back-end business processes, and perform almost every task critical to business.
Application performance and availability not only make users happy – they’re also the most visible indicators that IT is doing its job right. That’s why the world’s leading organizations rely on Riverbed for fast, reliable applications.
|Q.||When was Riverbed incorporated?|
|A.||Riverbed was incorporated under the name NBT Technology in May 2002 in Delaware and we changed our name to Riverbed Technology, Inc. in September 2003.
|Q.||Where is Riverbed headquartered?|
|A.||Riverbed is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Our address is: |
Riverbed Technology, Inc.
199 Fremont Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: (415) 247-8800
|Q.||What are the details of Riverbed’s initial public offering?|
|A.||Date of offering: 9/21/06|
Number of shares offered: 8.7 million shares
Offering price: $9.75 per share
The offering was underwritten by Goldman, Sachs & Co., Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, and Thomas Weisel Partners LLC.
|Q.||How do I contact Investor Relations?|
|A.||To contact Riverbed Investor Relations, please email firstname.lastname@example.org .
|Q.||Where can I obtain a copy of the prospectus?|
|A.||A copy of the final prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained directly from Riverbed or from the prospectus department of Goldman Sachs & Co. Contact the Goldman Sachs Prospectus Department at 85 Broad Street, Concourse Level, New York, New York 10004, by telephone at (212) 902-1171 or by faxing a request to (212) 902-9316.
|Q.||When does your fiscal year end?|
|A.||Riverbed's fiscal year ends December 31.
|Q.||Who is Riverbed's independent auditor?|
|A.||Ernst and Young LLP
|Q.||What is Riverbed’s trading symbol?|
|A.||Riverbed is traded under the ticker symbol “RVBD” on the Nasdaq Global Market.
|Q.||What is Riverbed’s CUSIP number?|
|A.||Riverbed’s CUSIP number is 768573107.
|Q.||As a shareholder, how do I change my mailing address, report a lost stock certificate, or get answers about the number of shares owned?|
Your broker or our transfer agent is able to address these questions.
Computershare Trust Company, N.A.
|Q.||Can I buy Riverbed stock directly through the company?|
|A.||Riverbed does not administer a direct purchase plan or a direct reinvestment plan. Interested investors should contact a financial institution, such as a brokerage firm, in order to purchase shares in Riverbed. |
|Q.||How can I obtain financial materials?|
|A.||Riverbed's reports and financial filings can be printed or downloaded from the Quarterly Earnings , News Releases and SEC Filings sections of the Investor Relations website.
|Q.||Has Riverbed made any acquisitions?|
Riverbed has acquired five privately-owned companies, and one public company. Riverbed has also acquired the assets of two privately held companies.
A summary of the products and companies acquired can be found at this link:
Terms of the OPNET transaction and exchange offer can be found in SEC filing form 14-D-9 at the link below:http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1108924/000119312512468890/d435229dsc14d9.htm
|Q.||Has Riverbed’s stock split?|
|A.||Yes. Riverbed effected a two-for-one split of its common stock on November 8, 2010.|
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