Drillinginfo taps banks for an IPO, say sources-Reuters

Drillinginfo Inc, a company that gathers and manages data used in oil and gas exploration, has selected underwriters to lead a potential initial public offering that could value the firm at more than $500 million, sources told Reuters.


Permira to acquire Metalogix

Permira has agreed to buy Metalogix, a provider of content infrastructure management software. No financial terms were disclosed. After the deal closes, Metalogix backers Insight Venture Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners will exit their stakes in the company.


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.


VC-backed Delivery Hero buys Subdelivery

German online food ordering platform Delivery Hero has acquired Brazilian online delivery service Subdelivery. No financial terms were disclosed. Delivery Hero’s backers include Insight Venture Partners, Kite Ventures and Vostok Nafta.


Insight Venture Partners leads $60 mln investment in Alteryx

Insight Venture Partners has led a $60 million investment in Alteryx, Inc., which provides data blending and advanced analytics. Other participants in the funding include SAP Ventures and Toba Capital. Jeff Horing, managing partner at Insight, will join Alteryx’s board of director.


Hootsuite picks up $60 mln

Vancouver-based social relationship platform Hootsuite said Thursday that it has secured $60 million in funding. An unnamed Boston-based asset manager led the round with participation from Accel Partners, Insight Venture Partners, OMERS Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.


Delivery Hero inks $350 mln

Delivery Hero has received about $350 million in funding. The investors included Insight Venture Partners, Kite Ventures and Vostok Nafta. Based in Berlin, Germany, Delivery Hero is an online food ordering platform.


Xamarin raises $54 mln in Series C funding

Xamarin, a mobile app development platform, has raised $54 million in Series C funding from new and existing investors, including Charles River Ventures, Floodgate, Ignition Partners, Insight Venture Partners and Lead Edge Capital. Xamarin has raised a total of $82 million in three funding rounds.


Insight Venture-backed Planview buys Projectplace

Planview, a portfolio company of Insight Venture Partners, has acquired Projectplace, a Sweden-based provider of project collaboration solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. Projectplace was backed by InnovationsKapital and VIA Venture Partners.


Intent Media nets $22.7 mln Series C

Intent Media said Monday that it has raised $22.7 million in Series C financing. Insight Venture Partners led the round with participation from previous backers Matrix Partners and Redpoint Ventures. In conjunction with the funding, Bradley Twohig of Insight Venture Partners has been added to Intent Media’s board. Based in New York, Intent Media is a provider of intelligent advertising solutions for travel firms.

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