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MURAL Scores $23 Million Series A

SAN FRANCISCO — MURAL, which operates a digital workspace for visual collaboration in enterprise businesses, has raised $23 million in Series A funding led by Radian Capital, with participation from Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused venture group, and Endeavor Catalyst. The funding will enable MURAL to expand its visual collaboration solutions around experience design, agile development and remote […]

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Sysdig Unearths $70 Million Series E

SAN FRANCISCO — Sysdig, which lets companies develop secure applications in a cloud network, has raised $70 million in Series E funding led by Insight Partners with participation from previous investors, Bain Capital Ventures and Accel. Glynn Capital also joined this round, along with Goldman Sachs, who joined after being a customer for two years. […]

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Sorenson Leads $12 Million Round in CloudKnox

SUNNYVALE — CloudKnox Security, a leader in identity authorization for hybrid and multi-cloud environments, has closed $12 million in a new round of funding. Led by Sorenson Ventures with participation from early investors, including ClearSky Security, Dell Technologies Capital and Foundation Capital, the round brings CloudKnox’s total funding to $22.75 million. CloudKnox also announced several […]

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LaunchDarkly Soars With $54 Million Funding

OAKLAND — LaunchDarkly, a feature management platform software teams use to build better software faster, has raised $54 million in additional funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners from their Century Fund for growth-stage companies. Other investors include Threshold Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Uncork Capital, Vertex Ventures and Bloomberg Beta. LaunchDarkly has received a total of $130 […]

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6sense Secures $40 Million Series C Round

SAN FRANCISCO – 6sense, which operates a software platform for sales and marketing, has landed $40 million in Series C funding from Insight Partners. 6sense says the company doubled its customer base in 2019 with new customers including Thomson Reuters, Clari, PTC and Phenom People. To date, 6sense has raised over $105 million to transform the way […]

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ZAP Surgical Zaps $81 Million Financing

SAN CARLOS — ZAP Surgical Systems, Inc., a medical technology company developing a radiosurgical robot for non-invasive tumor ablation, has completed an equity financing round that raised a total of $81 million. The round was led by Primavera Capital Group, with participation from GT Healthcare Capital Partners, Chow Tai Fook Enterprises, ShangBay Capital, and Hogy […]

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Atmosic Technologies Scores $28.5 Million

CAMPBELL — Atmosic Technologies, a developer of ultra-low-power wireless technology for Internet-connected devices, announced the completion of its Series B funding, raising $28.5 million. This investment, led by Sutter Hill Ventures – along with investments from Clear Ventures, Walden International, Dolby Family Ventures, and Arden Road Investments – brings the total amount of funding raised […]

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ProdPerfect Pulls In $13 Million Series A

SAN FRANCISCO — ProdPerfect, which offers autonomous end-to-end (E2E) web application testing, has raised a $13 million Series A round led by Anthos Capital with the participation of Fika Ventures, Eniac Ventures, Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator, and Acrew Capital. Unleashing the power of machine learning to solve the hardest, most important, and previously unsolved problems in E2E QA testing, ProdPerfect autonomously […]

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Willow Pumps $20 Million Round

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Willow, developer of an all-in-one, in-bra wearable breast pump, says it has raised an additional $20 million in funding. The investment was led by longtime investors NEA and Meritech Capital Partners as well as Lightstone Ventures and others. The company’s total capital raised to date is now $100 million. The new funding will be […]

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Evisort Closes $15 Million Series A

SAN MATEO — Evisort, an artificial intelligence-powered contract intelligence system, has closed a $15 million Series A funding round led by Vertex Ventures and M12, Microsoft’s venture fund, with participation by Amity Ventures and Serra Ventures. Evisort’s proprietary AI solution can read and understand the meaning in legal documents like sales contracts and vendor paperwork. “Our […]

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Hemlane Completes $2.5 Million Seed Funding

SAN FRANCISCO — Hemlane, a modern property management solution that combines technology with local agents, has completed a $2.5 million Series Seed financing round. Prudence Holdings, an early investor in Compass, Morty and Properly, led the round with participation from Aglaé Ventures, Stanford-StartX Fund and several technology entrepreneurs including Thumbtack Founder Marco Zappacosta and Vouch […]

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LeanTaaS Lands $40 Million From Goldman Sachs

SANTA CLARA — LeanTaaS, Inc., a company that helps hospitals and health systems increase access and lower cost through predictive and prescriptive analytics, has closed a $40 million Series C3 round of financing from Goldman Sachs’ Merchant Banking Division. The investment by Goldman Sachs is in addition to the $61 million previously invested by Insight Partners over […]

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Ordr Orders $27.5 Million Funding Round

SANTA CLARA — Ordr, which helps companies secure connected devices, has closed a $27.5 million Series B funding round led by Battery Ventures, with additional participation from existing investors Wing Venture Capital, 1011 Ventures, and Unusual Ventures. Battery Ventures General Partner Dharmesh Thakker will join the Ordr board of directors. The explosion of Internet of Things (IoT) devices in the […]

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Airbnb Invests in Zeus Living

SAN FRANCISCO — Zeus Living, a company that provides furnished rental homes for professionals, has raised $55 million in Series B funding from new partners Airbnb, Comcast, CEAS Investments, and TI Platform Management, and existing investors Alumni Ventures Group, Initialized Capital, NFX, and Spike Ventures. “We make it easy for people to live where opportunity takes them, whether that means […]

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Iterable Raises $60 Million Series D

SAN FRANCISCO — Iterable, a cross-channel growth marketing platform, has closed a $60 million Series D funding round of primary capital led by Viking Global Investors, with participation from several investors from Iterable’s $50 million Series C funding round earlier this year: CRV, Index Ventures, Blue Cloud Ventures, Harmony Partners, and Stereo Capital. This second round of financing in less […]

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Plexo Capital Closes $42 Million Fund

SAN FRANCISCO — Plexo Capital, a venture capital (VC) firm incubated out of GV (formerly known as Google Ventures), has closed on a $42.5 million fund. Investors include Alphabet, the parent cmpany of Google; Intel Capital; Cisco Investments; the Royal Bank of Canada; Kapor Capital; the Hampton University Endowment; and the Ford Foundation. Leveraging the […]

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Scribd Scores $58 Million Funding

SAN FRANCISCO  — Scribd, which operates a reading subscription service that offers access to the best ebooks, audiobooks, documents and more, has closed $58 million in equity financing led by Spectrum Equity. The investment will be used to expand growth and operations. Over the past two years, Scribd says it has surpassed over one million paying subscribers, introducing […]

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Genapsys Links $90 Million

REDWOOD CITY — GenapSys Inc., which is working on affordable DNA sequencing, has completed a $90 million funding round, led by Foresite Capital to commercialize the smallest and most affordable highly accurate DNA sequencer ever developed. This latest investment round brings the company’s total funding to $166 million to date. Now available for purchase, the device uses […]

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BigPanda Gobbles Up $50 Million Series C

MOUNTAIN VIEW — BigPanda Inc., a provider of Autonomous Operations platform for businesses, has raised a $50 million Series C round of funding to help enterprises successfully adopt AIOps in their IT Operations, Network Operations Center (NOC), and DevOps teams. The round was led by Insight Partners, with participation from existing investors Sequoia, Battery Ventures, and Mayfield. […]

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Salesforce Leads $290 Million Round in Automation Anywhere

SAN JOSE – Automation Anywhere, a developer of Robotic Process Automation (RPA), has received $290 million in Series B funding at a valuation of $6.8 billion. The funding was led by Salesforce Ventures with additional funding from existing investors, including Softbank Investment Advisers and Goldman Sachs. The new capital will help Automation Anywhere accelerate its vision […]