Affirmed Networks Nabs $11M

6/16/10Follow @gthuang

Waltham, MA-based Affirmed Networks, a stealth telecom startup, has raised $10.9 million out of an equity offering of $11.5 million, according to a regulatory filing. The news was reported earlier by Mass High Tech, which confirmed the company is being incubated at Charles River Ventures and is also backed by Matrix Partners. The report says Affirmed Networks was co-founded by Harris Fishman and Hassan Ahmed, former execs at Sonus Networks.

Gregory T. Huang is Xconomy's Deputy Editor, National IT Editor, and the Editor of Xconomy Boston. You can e-mail him at Follow @gthuang