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DFJ Growth leads investment in Sumo Logic

Sumo Logic, a provider of a data analytics platform, announced it has raised $80 million in a late-stage round led by DFJ Growth. New investor Institutional Venture Partners also participated in the funding, which included existing investors Greylock Partners, Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures and Accel Partners. The Redwood City, Calif.-based company has now raised $160.5 million in total funding.

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Accel Partners leads $18.3 mln round for Algolia

San Francisco and Paris-based Algolia, a provider of search solutions for developers, has secured $18.3 million in Series A funding. Accel Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Alven Capital, Point Nine Capital, Storm Ventures and Lead Edge Capital.

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Sports ticketing app Gametime inks $13.3 mln

San Francisco-based sports ticketing app Gametime has secured $13.3 million in Series A funding. Accel Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included David Blitzer, co-owner of the Philadelphia 76ers and the New Jersey Devils and Vivek Ranadive, owner of the Sacramento Kings.

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Accel and Tiger Global back Vedantu

India-based live online tutoring provider Vedantu has secured $5 million in Series A funding .The backers were Accel Partners and Tiger Global Management.

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Govini nets $20 mln Series C

San Francisco-based Govini, a business intelligence platform for companies that sell to the public sector, has raised $20 million in Series C funding. The investors included Accel Partners, Salesforce Ventures and Symphony Technology Group.

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On-demand meal service Sprig cooks up $45 mln

San Francisco-based on-demand meal service Sprig has secured $45 million in funding. The Social+Capital Partnership led the round with participation from other investors that included Greylock Partners, Accel Partners, Battery Ventures, 500 Startups, Ludlow Ventures, Lumia Capital, IDG Ventures and CAA Ventures. In addition to the funding, Ted Maidenberg of Social+Capital has been added to Sprig’s board of directors.

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Network security startup Illumio snags $100 mln Series C

Sunnyvale, California-based Illumio, a network security startup, has secured $100 million in Series C funding. The investors were BlackRock Funds, Accel Partners, Formation 8, Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Microsoft Chairman John W. Thompson, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang.

CoreOS nets $12 mln in Google Ventures-led round

San Francisco-based CoreOS, a provider of open source enterprise solutions for Linux containers, has raised $12 million in funding. Google Ventures led the round with participation from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Fuel Capital and Accel Partners.

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VC-backed IronPlanet and Cat Auction Services merge

IronPlanet and Cat Auction Services have completely merged. No financial terms were disclosed. IronPlanet is an online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment and trucks while Cat Auction Services holds auctions on used heavy equipment. IronPlanet is backed by Accel Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

PC gaming service Raptr inks $14 mln

Mountain View, California-based PC gaming service Raptr has secured $14 million in funding. The investors were Advanced Micro Devices, Accel Partners, DAG Ventures and Tenaya Capital.

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Northwestern Mutual to acquire VC-backed LearnVest

Northwestern Mutual is planning on buying LearnVest, a New York City-based online financial planning program provider. No financial terms were disclosed. LearnVest’s backers included Accel Partners, American Express Ventures and Claritas Capital.

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NEA closes in on a $2.57 bln 15th fund, Glynn raises $200 mln, Fairview, $75 mln

New Enterprise Associates has raised close to $2.57 billion toward its fifteenth fund, according to an industry source. Separately, Glynn Capital Management announced the closing of a $200 million fourth fund and Fairview Capital Partners unveiled toward a special opportunities fund of funds, according to filings with the SEC.

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Shuddle nets $9.6 mln Series A

Family-focused rideshare service Shuddle has raised $9.6 million in Series A funding. RRE Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Comcast Ventures, Forerunner Ventures and Accel Partners.

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