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  • ScriptRock Scores $8.7M In Funding According To SEC Filing

    ScriptRock Scores $8.7M In Funding According To SEC Filing

    IT DevOps monitoring company ScriptRock has recently received 8.7 maillion in venture funding, according to an SEC filing. As part of the deal, it appears that Australian VC Hamish Hawthorne is listed as a director, which usually indicates that his firm ATP Innovations led the round. ATP Innovations hasn’t replied to a request for comment, nor has ScriptRock replied to multiple attempts… Read More

  • Lookout Lands $150M To Bring Mobile Security Product To Enterprise

    Lookout Lands $150M To Bring Mobile Security Product To Enterprise

    Lookout, a mobile security product that to this point has been mostly geared towards consumers, announced today they had snagged $150M in Series F funding to begin focusing on enterprise customers. The round was led by investment funds managed by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., and includes participation from new investors Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Wellington Management Company… Read More

  • Vogogo Raises $8.5 Million To Bring Crypto Payments To The US, EU

    Vogogo Raises $8.5 Million To Bring Crypto Payments To The US, EU

    Vogogo isn’t a new company. The payments processor has been around for about 13 years and is currently processing $75 million in payments in the last 10 months from their Calgary headquarters. Now they’ve raised $8.5 million to help bring their expertise in payments and cryptocurrency to the U.S. Cormark Securities Inc. led the round which included Salman Partners Inc., Clarus… Read More

  • Druva Lands $25M In Series D Funding To Expand Mobile Data Protection Strategy

    Druva Lands $25M In Series D Funding To Expand Mobile Data Protection Strategy

    Druva, a cloud backup, data protection and governance tool, announced $25M in Series D funding today led by Sequoia Capital with Nexus Venture Partners and Tenaya Capital also contributing. The round comes just 10 months after completing their Series C round and brings their total funding to date to $92M. In a crowded online backup field, CEO Jaspreet Singh, says they have differentiated… Read More

  • PagerDuty Lands $27.2M In Series B To Simplify IT Incident Management

    PagerDuty Lands $27.2M In Series B To Simplify IT Incident Management

    PagerDuty, a 5-year old IT incidents management startup, announced $27.2M in Series B funding today led by Bessemer Venture Partners with help from early round investors Andreessen Horowitz and Baseline Metal. The Series B money brings the total money raised to date to $39.8M. As part of the deal, Trevor Oelschig, a partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, will join PagerDuty’s board… Read More

  • Samsung Backs GamePop As BlueStacks Adds $13M In New Funding

    Samsung Backs GamePop As BlueStacks Adds $13M In New Funding

    Samsung’s venture arm has contributed to a round of funding that adds $13 million to the total raised by BlueStacks, the virtualization startup that debuted its GamePop platform earlier this year to offer over-the-top mobile gaming for living room and TVs. Samsung’s investment backs the company’s vision of delivering GamePop as a white-label solution aimed at TV makers and… Read More

  • Luminoso Lands $6.5M In Series A To Keep Building Cloud Text Analytics Service

    Luminoso Lands $6.5M In Series A To Keep Building Cloud Text Analytics Service

    Luminoso, a Cambridge, MA-based text analytics company announced $6.5M in Series A funding today, led by Acadia Woods with Digital Garage also participating. That brings their total funds raised to $8M. Luminoso was born out of research at the MIT Media Labs and spun off in 2010. After getting their seed funding in 2012, they have continued to develop the product, which provides text analytics… Read More

  • Databricks Snags $33M In Series B And Debuts Cloud Platform For Processing Big Data

    Databricks Snags $33M In Series B And Debuts Cloud Platform For Processing Big Data

    Databricks, the commercial entity created by the developers of the open source Apache Spark project, announced $33M in Series B funding today and the launch of a new cloud product, their first one as a company. There is little doubt that big data is a big deal these days and companies are popping up to help customers process the data. Databricks hopes to simplify the entire matter by moving it… Read More

  • Hardware Battlefield Finalist CubeSensors Raises A $700,000 Seed Round In Bitcoin

    Bitcoins are everywhere these days! CubeSensors, a Slovenian hardware startup that is making mini environmental sensors for homes, has just received a $700,000 seed round from the founders of BTC payments platform, Bitstamp. The cash came in the form of crypto currency. In addition to the funding, the company is also selling their Cubes for bitcoin in addition to fiat currency, which is a… Read More

  • ThoughtSpot Grabs $30M In Series B Funding To Modernize Business Intelligence

    ThoughtSpot Grabs $30M In Series B Funding To Modernize Business Intelligence

    ThoughtSpot, a startup that hopes to modernize the way companies do business intelligence, announced $30 million in Series B funding today led by Khosla Ventures with help from existing investor Lightspeed Venture Partners. The funding brings its total to $40.7 million to date. As part of the deal, Keith Rabois, who is a partner at Khosla Ventures, will join the ThoughtSpot board of directors. Read More