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Urban Airship picks up $21 mln

Urban Airship, a provider of customer engagement solutions for brands, has closed $21 million in Series D funding. The investors included August Capital, Foundry Group, Franklin Park Associates, QuestMark Partners, True Ventures and Verizon Ventures. Also, the company has named Erin Hintz as chief marketing officer and Mike Musson as senior vice president of strategy and business development.

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Bill.com nabs $50 mln

Business payment network Bill.com has secured $50 million in funding. The investors were Silicon Valley Bank, DCM Ventures, Scale Venture Partners, August Capital, Napier Park Global Capital, American Express Ventures and Commerce Ventures.

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August, Aspect, Blumberg to raise money, Cendana gets another $40 mln

August Capital has set out to raise a $450 million seventh fund, while Blumberg Capital, Aspect Ventures and Northern Light Venture Capital seek to raise money of their own, according to documents filed with the SEC. At the same time, Cendana Capital roped in another $40 million and Tullis Health Investors raised $21.4 million toward a $200 million fund, according to SEC documents.

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Beckon nabs $13 mln in Venrock-led round

Marketing intelligence software provider Beckon has raised $13 million in Series B funding. Venrock led the round with participation from other investors that included August Capital, Canaan Partners and El Dorado Ventures.

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Quandl nabs $5.4 mln from August Capital

Toronto-based Quandl, a web-based platform for financial and economic databases, has closed $5.4 million in Series A funding. The investor was August Capital. Concurrent with the funding, Dave Marquardt and Tripp Jones of August Capital have been added to Quandl’s board of directors.

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Urban Airship pulls in $12.1 mln

Urban Airship has raised $12.1 million in Series D funding. The investors included True Ventures, Foundry Group and August Capital. Urban Airship is a provider of mobile relationship management solutions.

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Mirantis raises $100 mln in funding

Mirantis, which said it is eyeing an IPO in 2016, announced it has raised $100 million in Series B funding from Insight Venture PartnersAugust Capital and existing investors Intel Capital, WestSummit Capital Management, Ericsson, and Sapphire Ventures (formerly known as SAP Ventures). As part of the funding, Alex Crisses, managing director at Insight Venture Partners, has joined the company board. Mountain View, California-based Mirantis, which provides OpenStack cloud and open source application infrastructure, previously raised $20 million.

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Fastly fetches $40 mln Series C

Content delivery network Fastly said Tuesday that it has secured $40 million in Series C funding. August Capital led the round with participation from investors that included Battery Ventures, O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, Amplify Partners and IDG Ventures. Also, Fastly has named Lori Beedle as SVP of worldwide sales. Previously, Beedle  worked at Microsoft where she served as GM of worldwide sales.

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RJMetrics scores $16.5 mln Series B

RJMetrics said Monday that it has closed $16.5 million in Series B funding. The investors were August Capital, Trinity Ventures and SoftTech VC. Headquartered in Philadelphia, RJMetrics is an analytics platform for online businesses.

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ScriptRock picks up $8.7 mln Series A

ScriptRock has received $8.7 million in Series A funding. August Capital led the round with participation from return backers Valar Ventures and Square Peg Capital. Also, August Capital’s Vivek Mehra has been appointed to ScriptRock’s board. Based in Mountain View, Calif., ScriptRock is a provider of configuration monitoring.

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NGP leads $30 mln round for RetailNext

RetailNext, a San Jose, Calif. provider of retail analytics, said Tuesday that it has raised $30 million in funding. Nokia Growth Partners led the round with participation from Activant Capital Group, August Capital, StarVest Partners, Commerce Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures, Tyco and American Express.

VC-backed Tegile Systems beefs up team with new hire

Tegile Systems, which is backed by August Capital and Meritech, said Tuesday that it has hired Bill Cordero as vice president of worldwide channels. Previously, he worked at StorSimple where he served as vice president of worldwide channel and strategic sales. Tegile Systems is a provider of intelligent flash storage arrays.

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RelayRides rakes in $25 mln Series B

RelayRides said Tuesday that it has received $25 million in Series B funding. Canaan Partners led the round with participation from return backers August Capital, Google Ventures and Shasta Ventures. In conjunction with the funding, Deepak Kamra, general partner at Canaan Partners, will join RelayRides’ board of directors. RelayRides is a peer-to-peer car rental marketplace.

Story-sharing platform Wattpad nets $46 mln

According to a blog post on its site, Wattpad has raised $46 million in funding. OMER Ventures led the round with participation from investors that included August Capital, Raine Ventures, Northleaf Venture Catalyst Fund, Union Square Ventures, Khosla Ventures and Jerry Yang of AME Cloud Ventures. Based in Toronto, Wattpad is a story-sharing platform. To read more details about the funding, visit here.

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Nokia Growth Partners leads $10 mln round for Gigwalk

Gigwalk has secured $10 million in Series B funding. Nokia Growth Partners led the round with participation from new backer Randstad Holding nv and previous investors August Capital, Harrison Metal and SoftTech. In addition to the funding, Paul Asel of NGP has been added to Gigwalk’s board. Based in San Francisco, Gigwalk is a local visibility software platform for consumer brands.

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