Tegile Systems scores $70 mln

Newark, California-based virtual data storage services provider Tegile Systems has secured $70 million in funding. The investors were Capricorn Investment Group, Cross Creek Advisors, Pine River Capital Management, August Capital, Meritech Capital Partners, Western Digital and SanDisk.

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WePay grabs $40 mln Series D

WePay, a payments provider for online platforms, has raised $40 million in Series D funding. FTV Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Rakuten, Highland Capital Partners, August Capital, Continental Investors and Ignition Partners. In addition to the funding, FTV Capital’s Chris Winship has been added to WePay’s board of directors while Rakuten’s Oskar Miel has bee appointed to WePay’s advisory board.

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RetailNext snags $125 mln

San Jose, California-based RetailNext Inc, a provider of in-store retail analytics, has raised $125 million in funding. Activant Capital Group led the round with participation from other investors that included August Capital, StarVest Partners, Nokia Growth Partners, Commerce Ventures, American Express, Pereg Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures and Siguler Guff & Company. In addition to the funding, Activant’s Steve Sarracino, has been added to RetailNext’s board of directors.

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August Capital leads $17 mln funding of cloud security provider Palerra

Cloud security company Palerra announced it has raised $17 million in Series B funding led by new investor August Capital. Current investors Norwest Venture Partners, Wing Venture Capital and Engineering Capital also participated in the round. Palerra (formerly known as Apprity) emerged from stealth last November and has now raised $25 million in total funding. As part of the Series B funding, Vivek Mehra, general partner at August Capital, has joined the board.

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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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