AppDome scores $13 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

New York City-based AppDome, which provides cyber security protection for apps and businesses, has raised $13 million in Series A funding. Menlo Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Jerusalem Venture Partners, OurCrowd and Draper Nexus.

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VC-backed Teridion beefs up team with two hires

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

San Francisco-based cloud-based networking company Teridion has appointed Dave Ginsburg as chief marketing officer and Kevin Kramer as vice president of worldwide sales. Previously, Ginsburg worked at Pluribus Networks where he served as CMO while Kramer was most recently vice president of worldwide sales and business development at Graphite Systems. Teridion’s is backed by Jerusalem […]

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JVP raises over $100 mln for one fund and $60 mln for another

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

According to a Form D SEC filing, Jerusalem Venture Partners has raised over $100 million for its seventh fund. The target for JVP VII is $120 million. Gadi Tirosh is listed as a general partner on the document. And, in a separate Form D SEC filing from the same venture firm but for a different fund, JVP has secured $60 million for JVP VII Cyber Strategic Partners. The target for this fund is $65 million.

 

 

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VC-backed CyberArk Software debuts IPO

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

CyberArk Software, an Israeli provider of cybersecurity solutions, has launched its IPO of 5.36 million shares at $16 per share. The stock began trading Wednesday on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “CYBR.” J.P. Morgan Securities and Deutsche Bank Securities are serving as lead underwriters. The company’s backers include Jerusalem Venture Partners, Goldman Sachs and Vertex Venture Capital.

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GE, JVP, Poalim and others back ThetaRay

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

ThetaRay, a provider of big data analytics solutions has closed a $10 million investment round. Existing investors General Electric, Jerusalem Venture Partners and Poalim Capital Markets participated, as well as new financial and strategic investors.

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JVP backs database security firm GreenSQL

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

GreenSQL said Monday that it has raised $7 million in funding. Jerusalem Venture Partners led the round with participation from return backers that included Magma Venture Capital, Rhodium, Atlantic Capital Partners, Gandyr and 2Bangels. According to the firm, the capital will be used for expansion and growth. Based in Tel Aviv, GreenSQL is a provider of unified database security solutions for SMBs and the enterprise market.

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CyOptics Is Acquired By Avago

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

Avago Technologies Limited said it will acquire CyOptics, Inc. for about $400 million in cash. The company makes a indium phosphide optical chip for data communications and counts Jerusalem Venture Partners as an investor.

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Qualcomm Tech Buys EPOS Development Assets

By Luisa Beltran — 3 years ago

Qualcomm Technologies said Friday it has acquired certain assets of EPOS Development. Financial terms were not announced. EPOS, of Hod Hasharon, Israel, develops ultrasound technologies for input solutions. EPOS is backed by Jerusalem Venture Partners, Walden Israel Venture Capital and Tel-Ad.

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Jerusalem Venture Partners Releases IRRs For Three Funds

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

Jerusalem Venture Partners for the first time publicly released net IRRs for several of its funds, showing solid performance for a pair of 1990’s vintage funds. The firm, based in Israel, said its 1993 vintage JVP I generated an IRR of 54.2% and its 1997 vintage JVP II posted an IRR of 56.1%. The firm’s JVP IV, vintage 2000, has a net IRR of 3.4%.

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Cyber-Ark Software Seals $40M

4 years ago

Goldman Sachs and Jerusalem Venture Partners have co-led a $40 million financing for Cyber-Ark Software. As part of the round, JVP’s Founder and Chairman Erel Margalit will be nominated chairman, and David Campbell, a vice president in the merchant banking division at Goldman Sachs, will join the board. Cyber-Ark makes security products designed to protect and manage “privileged accounts and sessions, critical applications and sensitive information,” the company says. Cyber-Ark is based in Newton, Mass.

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XtremIO Extends Series B, Nets $19M

4 years ago

XtremIO, a maker of enterprise flash storage array, has closed its extended Series B round with $19 million. Based in San Jose, Calif., XtremIO is backed by Battery Ventures, Giza Ventures, Jerusalem Venture Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. As a result of the latest round, David Gussarsky of Lightspeed will take a seat on the company’s board. Since it was formed in 2009, XtremIO has raised a total of $25 million.

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JVP Exits Navajo Systems with Salesforce Buy

4 years ago

Navajo Systems, an Israeli cloud encryption company started in the JVP Media Labs Incubator, has been acquired by Salesforce.com. JVP Media Labs is the in-house incubator of Jerusalem Venture Partners. Formed in 2009, Navajo developed a VPS cloud encryption gateway, which transparently encrypts SaaS application data before it is transmitted to a cloud provider. Terms of the deal were not released.

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