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Lessons from cybersecurity exits

Mahendra Ramsinghani Contributor Mahendra Ramsinghani is the founder of Secure Octane, a Silicon Valley-based cybersecurity seed fund. More posts by this contributor Is Symantec getting ready to buy S

Toshiba chip business set for $18B sale to Bain-led group backed by Apple

The long-running saga over the future of Toshiba’s memory chip business — the world’s second largest supplier of NAND memory used in phones and PCs — took a big step forward af

Xplenty raises another $4 million to help you integrate all your data

The internet has changed a lot over the last two decades, but many companies are still using legacy technologies to extract, transform and load their data into warehouses. One new entrant, Xplenty, is

Redis Labs raises $14M for its in-memory NoSQL database services

Redis Labs, the company behind the open source Redis data structure store, today announced that it has raised a $14 million Series C round led by Bain Capital Ventures and Carmel Ventures. The company

As Symantec flexes its muscle in security, who will step up to the challenge?

As the security market shakes up in more ways than one, who wins, who struggles and who will get acquired next?

Lessons from Seoul’s Two Sharing Economies

As a Fulbright grantee, I spent part of the last year researching the sharing economy in Seoul. One of my main findings? Korea actually has two. The first is small-scale, hyper local and socialist in

SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg On Why His Company Won’t IPO After Raising A Whopping $794M And What’s Next

"We could go public," SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg says, "but the cost of going public -- of running a public company -- outweighs the benefits." As the founder of LAUNCH Media, which he took public

SevOne To Go For IPO, Raises $150 Million From Bain Capital To Expand P2P IT Monitoring

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.sevone.com/">SevOne</a>, an IT management company that uses peer-to-peer (P2P) technology to manage all elements of a customer's IT infrastructure, has raised $150

Former Googlers Raise $13 Million From Bain And Greylock For Personalized Ad Solution

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/83688v1-max-250x250.png" /><a href="http://www.tellapart.com/">TellApart</a>, a startup that enables eCommerce companies to use custome

AdReady Raises $5.3M From Madrona, Bain And Khosla, Strengthens Board

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/adready.gif" class="shot2" />Seattle-based online advertising startup <a href="http://www.adready.com/">AdReady</a> has <a href="http://www.bu

Venture Capital Fundraising Is Down Nearly 40 Percent In First Quarter of 2009

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/counting-pennies-215x161.jpg" width="215" height="161" /> The first quarter of 2009 wasn't just a <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/200