Big data company Datameer raises $19 mln round led by Next World Capital

Next World Capital led a $19 million Series D investment in the big data analytics company Datameer. Investors in the round also include Workday, Citi Ventures, and Software AG , as well as existing investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Redpoint Ventures. The company previously raised about $18 million in funding. As part of the Series D round, Ben Fu, a partner at the San Francisco-based expansion-stage firm Next World Capital, has joined the board.

Big Data Company DataStax Raises $45M Series D

DataStax, which provides a big data platform built on Apache Cassandra, has raised $45 million in Series D funding. The round was led by Scale Venture Partners with participation from existing investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, Crosslink Capital and Meritech Capital Partners and new investors DFJ Growth and Next World Capital. The company has now raised about $110 million in total funding since it was founded in early 2010.

Brazilian Software Company Leads GoodData’s Series D

Big data company GoodData has raised a big round of $22 million, led by TOTVS Ventures, the investment arm of the big Brazilian enterprise software company TOTVS S.A. Also participating in the round are existing GoodData investors Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst Partners, Next World Capital and Tenaya Capital. San Francisco-based GoodData, which helps corporations crunch data generated by SAP and other enterprise software programs, has now raised about $75 million in total funding.

Next World Capital Appoints San Francisco Partner

Ben Fu has joined Next World Capital as a partner in its San Francisco office. Ben will work across the firm’s strategy of expansion stage venture capital investing in the enterprise software, mobile and consumer Internet sectors. He was mostly recently a principal with Scale Venture Partners. PRESS RELEASE Next World Capital (NWC) is pleased […]

NexGen Storage Raises $10M

Colorado-based NexGen Storage has closed a $10 million round led by new investor Next World Capital. Existing shareholders Grotech Ventures and Access Venture Partners also contributed to the round. Lands $41M in VC

Flash sale website has closed on whopping $41 million from a slew of venture investors including Next World Capital, Cue Ball Capital, StarVest Partners, Constellation Growth Capital and Kodiak Venture Partners, Reuters reported. The money will help offer shoppers more brands and improve its technology, Reuters said. The company previously raised upwards of $24 million across two earlier rounds.

DynamicOps Raises $11M Series B

DynamicOps, a provider of private cloud automation software, has closed on $11 million in venture funding. Sierra Ventures led the Series B round, which included particpation from Next World Capital and Credit Suisse’s Next II venture group. DynamicOps is based in Burlington, Mass.

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