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AppDynamics secures $120 mln growth funds

AppDynamics has secured $120 million in growth financing led by new investors Battery Ventures, ClearBridge Investments and Sands Capital. Existing investors Greylock Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Institutional Venture Partners also participated in the round. The $120 million includes $50 million in debt financing provided by Silicon Valley Bank. AppDynamics is an application intelligence provider.

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Helion Ventures leads $6.5 mln Series A funding in Workspot

Helion Ventures has led a $6.5 million Series A funding in Workspot, which provides ways for mobile workforces to access business applications and data from any mobile device. Other investors in the funding round included Qualcomm Ventures and Translink Capital. Workspot had already raised $3.3 million in a seed round from Qualcomm Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Webb Investment Network and angel investors.

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Salesforce.com to buy VC-backed RelateIQ

According to an announcement on its site, RelateIQ will be acquired by Salesforce.com. No financial terms were disclosed. Headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., RelateIQ is a provider of solutions that improve business relationships. Its backers include Redpoint Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Accel Partners and Formation 8. To read the post, visit here.

CloudPhysics appoints CEO and member of board

CloudPhysics has appointed Jeffrey Hausman as CloudPhysics CEO and member of the board of directors. The company, based in Mountain View, Calif provides predictive analytics for virtual datacenters and is backed by Mayfield, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Jafco Ventures.

CoreOS nabs $8 mln Series A

CoreOS said Monday that it has raised $8 million in Series A funding. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers led the round with participation from return backers Sequoia Capital and Fuel Capital. CoreOS is a Linux operating system for server deployments.

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Motion sensors maker mCube racks up $37 mln Series C

mCube has received $37 million in Series C financing. The investors included Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, MediaTek, iD Ventures America, DAG Ventures, Keytone Ventures, SK Telecom (China) Ventures and Korea Investment Partners. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., mCube is a motion sensors provider.

JHL Biotech raises $35 mln Series B funding

Milestone Capital has led a $35 million Series B funding in JHL Biotech, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company. Milestone was joined by a consortium of venture capitalists and individuals, including President International Corp., Fubon Financial Holdings, Taishin Financial Holdings, TaiAn Technologies, Hotung Group, Allen Chao, and existing Series A investors China Development Industrial Bank, Biomark Capital and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

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Puppet Labs raises $40 mln from venture backers

Cisco, Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Triangle Venture Capital Group, True Ventures and VMware have invested $40 million in Puppet Labs, which provides IT automation software. The funding brings total venture capital raised to $86 million since June 2009. Puppet Labs also added Mukesh Sharma as vice president of sales, EMEA.

ARMO BioSciences attracts $30 mln Series B

ARMO BioSciences has closed $30 million in Series B financing. NanoDimension led the round with participation from previous backers Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, OrbiMed and DAG Ventures. Based in Redwood City, Calif., ARMO BioSciences develops immunotherapies that treat cancer, fibrosis, hypercholesterolemia/atherosclerosis and inflammatory diseases.

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Kleiner Perkins leads oversubscribed round for Instart Logic

Instart Logic, which provides a cloud-based service for Web publishers to improve site performance over mobile and WiFi networks, has raised $26 million in Series C funding. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers led the round, which included prior investors Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock Partners, Sutter Hill Ventures and Tenaya Capital. The Mountain View, Calif.-based company has now raised $43 million in total funding.

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