SnapLogic racks up $37.5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

San Mateo, California-based big data platform SnapLogic has raised $37.5 million in funding. The investors included Microsoft, Silver Lake Waterman, Andreessen Horowitz, Ignition Partners and Triangle Peak Partners.

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CloudFlare rakes in $110 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Fidelity Management and Research Company has led a $110 million funding round for CloudFlare, an internet performance and security company. Other investors in the round included Google Capital, Microsoft, Baidu and Qualcomm Ventures. According to CloudFlare, the capital infusion will be used for growth and expansion.

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Unify Square nabs $4 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Unify Square has raised an additional $4 million in an extended Series B round, the company announced in a blog post on its site. Microsoft was the lead investor. Bridge Bank and Stanford University are among the other investors that also participated in the round. Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, Unify Square is a provider of unified communications and collaboration solutions.

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Permira and CPPIB complete $5.3 bln take-private buyout of Informatica

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Permira and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board have closed its previously announced take-private acquisition of Informatica Corp, a data integration software provider. The value of the acquisition is about $5.3 billion. As a result of the deal, Informatica’s stock has stopped trading on the NASDAQ.  In addition to the transaction, Microsoft and Salesforce Ventures have made an undisclosed investment in Informatica. Also, Informatica has named Anil Chakravarthy as acting CEO while Bruce Chizen, former Adobe CEO, has been added to the board and will serve as a special advisor.

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