Fanfare Nets $12 Million

Fanfare, a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of testing solutions for companies developing high-tech equipment, has raised $12 million in Series C funding at a $54 million post-money valuation. Focus Ventures led the deal, and was joined by return backers Matrix Partners and Redpoint Vetures. Fanfare previously had raised around $13.2 million in VC funding since its 2004 inception. www.fanfaregroup.com