Private Equity Week Wire for Wednesday 3/7

SAN FRANCISCO — OpsXchange, the e-procurement
enabler for the real estate industry, has secured a third round of funding led by Internet
Realty Partners, LLC, a fund sponsored by Cohen & Steers Capital Management, Inc.

Also investing in the round are Equity Residential Properties Trust (EQR) and Camden
Property Trust (CPT), two of the largest and most technology savvy real estate investment
trusts (REITs) in the country.

The participation of Internet Realty Partners, Equity, and Camden represents a substantial
endorsement of the OpsXchange e-procurement software application, OpsCommerce
Platform, by the real estate industry. The round also includes capital commitments from
previous investors SAP Ventures, the venture capital arm of software giant SAP AG, and
Vortex Partners, a venture capital firm specializing in the communications industry and
e-commerce.

SAN JOSE, CA — TheSupply, the leading e-commerce solution provider for the electronics
materials industry, today announced that it has secured $11 million in its
second round of financing. The round was led by Crosspoint Venture Partners
and includes strategic investments from industry leader Air Products and
Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD) and other preeminent companies in the
semiconductor industry. TheSupply, who markets its solution to semiconductor
fabs, foundries, test and assembly facilities, and printed circuit board (PCB)
manufacturers, will use the financing to enhance its e-commerce solution and
professional services and accelerate its sales and marketing efforts.

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC — Hatteras Networks, an
emerging developer and manufacturer of high-performance broadband and optical
communications equipment, today announced it has closed on a second round of venture
funding, bringing the company’s total equity financing to $28 million. Hatteras Networks’
president and CEO, Thomas R. McPherson, made the announcement in Atlanta during the
company’s presentation at Red Herring’s annual Venture Market South conference.
Hatteras Networks also announced the addition of two veteran executives to its
management team.

The second round financing was provided by the same premiere venture capital firms that
invested in the company’s first round: Bessemer Venture Partners, Columbia Capital, and
ComVentures.

BURBANK, CA — Phoenix Media Group has entered into a private placement funding agreement with Bristol Investments Limited. The Agreement calls for Bristol to provide Phoenix Media Group with cash up to $200,000 over the next 90 days for use in the development of the Manfred Moose travelogue series for TV. Bristol will receive shares of common stock issued under SEC Rule 144 and valued at from not less than 50 cents to not more than $1.00 a share depending upon the market value for Phoenix Media Group.

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