Cradlepoint buys VC-backed Pertino

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Cradlepoint has acquired Pertino, a Silicon Valley-based company focused on developing software-defined networking solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. Pertino was backed by Jafco Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners.

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GGV Capital, Icon Ventures lead $25 mln funding in Synack

By Chris Witkowsky — 12 months ago

GGV Capital and Icon Ventures (formerly Jafco Ventures) have co-led a $25 million Series B funding round in Synack, an online security startup. Other participants in the funding round include Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Google Ventures, Greylock Partners, Allegis Capital, Derek Smith, chief executive of Shape Security, Ray Rothrock, CEO of Redseal Networks and Timothy Eades, CEO of vArmour. Synack has raised a total of $34 million to date. Glenn Solomon, managing partner at GGV Capital, and Tom Mawhinney, GP at Icon Ventures, will join Synack’s board of directors.

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Ionic Security rings up $40.1 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Atlanta-based data protection platform Ionic Security has raised $40.1 million in Series C funding. Meritech Capital Partners led the round with participation from other investors that include Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Google Ventures, Tech Operators and Jafco Ventures.

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Teladoc snags $50 mln in round led by Jafco

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Dallas-based telehealth provider Teladoc said Tuesday that it has secured $50 million in funding. Jafco Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included FLAG Capital Management, Greenspring Associates, Mellon, QuestMark Partners, Cardinal Partners, HLM Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, New Capital Partners and Trident Capital.

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CloudPhysics appoints CEO and member of board

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

CloudPhysics has appointed Jeffrey Hausman as CloudPhysics CEO and member of the board of directors. The company, based in Mountain View, Calif provides predictive analytics for virtual datacenters and is backed by Mayfield, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Jafco Ventures.

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True(X) Media grabs $6 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

According to a company spokesperson, True(X) Media has received an additional $6 million in financing from its previous backers Pinnacle Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Jafco Ventures and Redpoint Ventures. In addition to the funding, the firm has named James Murdoch, Mich Mathews and Jon Miller to its board of directors. True(X) Media is an engagement advertising platform.

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Jafco Ventures raises $260 mln for fifth fund

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Jafco Ventures, which invests in mid-stage tech firms, said Thursday that it has closed $260 million for its fifth fund. According to the firm, the pool’s LP base consists of institutional investors, endowments, foundations and family offices.

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Kleiner Perkins, Jafco invest in big data startup Zephyr Health

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 years ago

Zephyr Health announced it has raised a $15 million Series B funding round that was co-led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Jafco Ventures. The San Francisco-based company, which provides companies in the life sciences industry a big data analytics platform, previously raised $1 million in funding from a private individual investor. As part of the recent round, Brook Byers, general partner at Kleiner Perkins, and Joe Horowitz, managing general partner at Jafco, have joined the board.

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Huddle in Partnership With Softcat

By Angela Sormani — 3 years ago

Huddle has entered into a partnership with UK reseller Softcat. Huddle provides next generation content collaboration for government and enterprises and is backed by venture capital firms DAG Ventures, Eden Ventures, Matrix Partners and Jafco Ventures.

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Cloud Networking Startup Pertino Secures $20M

By Alastair Goldfisher — 3 years ago

Pertino, which develops software for managing wide area networks over the cloud, has raised $20 million in a Series B round led by new investor Jafco Ventures, with Norwest Venture Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners also participating. Pertino raised nearly $9 million in a Series A deal from Norwest and Lightspeed in April 2012.

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