Platfora Raises $7.18M

Platfora, a San Mateo, Calif.-based software company, has raised $7.18 million in equity financing, according to an amended filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The company announced in September that it had raised $5.7 million in Series A financing from investors including Andreessen Horowitz and In-Q-Tel. Scott Weiss of Andreessen Horowitz and Mike Speiser of Sutter Hill Ventures are listed as company directors. Platfora’s analytics platform is designed to simplify the use of big data and Hadoop.