Diligent Raises Series D

Diligent Technologies Corp., a Framingham, Mass.-based provider of enterprise-class de-duplication and data protection solutions, has raised $10.5 million in Series D funding. Eastward Capital was joined by return backers Matrix Partners, Accel Partners and Gemini Israel Funds. Diligent has now raised $46.5 million in total VC funding since 2002. www.diligent.com