Intel Capital leads $35 mln growth round in Gigya

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 year ago

Gigya, which provides data behavior analysis on users to companies, has raised $35 million in growth capital. Intel Capital led the round, which included Common Fund Capital, Vintage Investment Partners, Adobe, Advance Publications, Benchmark Capital, DAG Ventures, Greenspring Associates and Mayfield Fund. The Mountain View, Calif.-based company has now raised $104 million in total funding, including a $25 million round in September 2013.

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VC-backed Boku buys Mopay

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Boku has acquired rival Germany-based Mopay, a payment solutions provider for online merchants. No financial terms were disclosed. Boku is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Benchmark Capital, DAG Ventures, Index Ventures, Khosla Ventures and New Enterprise Associates.

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Bessemer leads $25 mln funding of cloud company CTERA

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 years ago

CTERA Networks, which provides a cloud storage services platform, has raised a $25 million Series C round of funding, led by new investor Bessemer Venture Partners. Also participating was existing investors Benchmark Capital, Cisco and Venrock. The company has now raised $45 million in total funding. As part of the funding, Adam Fisher, a partner at Bessemer, has joined the board.

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Elasticsearch nets $70 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Elasticsearch said Thursday that it has closed $70 million in Series C financing. The investors were New Enterprise Associates, Benchmark Capital and Index Ventures. In addition to the funding, Harry Weller, a general partner at NEA, has joined Elasticsearch’s board of directors. Headquartered in Amsterdam and Los Altos, Calif., Elasticsearch is a search and analytics platform provider.

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Andreessen Horowitz leads $57 mln funding of Optimizely

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 years ago

Optimizely, which provides website optimization tools, has raised a $57 million Series B round of financing led by Andreessen Horowitz, with participation from Benchmark Capital and Bain Capital Ventures. As part of the round, Scott Weiss, general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, has joined the board. San Francisco-based Optimizely has now raised $88 million in total funding.

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