Cockroach scoops up $20 mln

New York-based Cockroach Labs, which provides open source infrastructure and is launching an OS database solution, has raised $20 million in Series A1 funding from Benchmark, Index Ventures and GV. As part of the funding, Mike Volpi of new investor Index is joining Benchmark’s Peter Fenton as a member of the board. The company previously raised a $6.25 million Series A round from Benchmark, GV, FirstMark Capital and Sequoia Capital.

Volpi blogged more about the company’s database technology on the firm’s website.