Founded in 1999, Silver Lake Management is a private technology investment firm based in Menlo Park, California. The firm invests across the broad value chain and sub-verticals of the technology industry such as semiconductors, cloud computing, IT infrastructure, tech-enabled financial markets, transaction processing, mobile communications, and e-commerce. Silver Lake invests across four strategies, namely, Silver Lake Partners, Silver Lake Sumeru, Silver Lake Kraftwerk, and Silver Lake Waterman. Silver Lake Partners and Silver Lake Sumeru are involved in private equity investments in middle-market technology companies. On the other hand, Silver Lake Waterman and Silver Lake Kraftwerk provide growth capital to technology-enabled businesses.