ArcSight Files for IPO

ArcSight Inc., a Cupertino, Calif.-based provider of security and compliance management solutions for enterprise and government clients, has filed for a $74.75 million IPO. It plans to trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol ARST, with Morgan Stanley and Lehman Brothers serving as co-led underwriters.


ArcSight has raised around $15 million in VC funding since 2002, from firms like Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (23.8% pre-IPO stake), Institutional Venture Partners (11.9%), Integral Capital Partners (6.3%) and New Enterprise Associates (5.4%).