Livescribe Joins the $100M Venture-Backed Club

By Connie Loizos — 5 years ago

You wouldn’t know the IPO market remains so sluggish — not by the new $39 million Series C just closed by Livescribe, the Oakland-based maker of two so-called smartpens, the Echo and Pulse. The round — led by Crosslink Capital, with participation from Scale Venture Partners, Qualcomm, TransLink Capital, Presidio Ventures, Keating Capital and existing investors VantagePoint Venture Partners, Lionhart, and Aeris Capital – not only enticed an almost ridiculous number of investors; it brings the company’s total funding to a stunning $100 million. Livescribe is just three years old.


SandForce Raises $21 Million

By PEHub Administrator — 6 years ago

SandForce Inc., a Santa Clara, Calif.-based developer of flash solid-state drive processors, has raised $21 million in Series C funding. TransLink Capital led the round, and was joined by fellow new investors UMC Capital, LSI Corp., Red Maple Ventures, Darwin Ventures and A-Data Technology. Return backers included DCM, Storm Ventures and unnamed “tier-1 storage OEMs.”


Newbie TransLink May Have Cut Its Target

By Alexander Haislip — 7 years ago

TransLink Capital, a Palo Alto-based VC firm that helps startups tap into Japan, Taiwan and South Korea, has raised $43.4 million toward a $75 million first fund, according to a regulatory filing. That’s lower than the $100 million target that Partner Toshio Otani told PE Week about last year. Otani did not return a request […]


ConSentry Raises $9.4 Million

By PEHub Administrator — 7 years ago

Consentry Networks, a Milipitas, Calif.-based IT developer, announced $9.4 million in venture funding. Accel Partners led the round and was joined by existing investors DAG Ventures, Invesco Private Capital, Northgate Capital, Translink Capital, and Vedanta Capital. Addressing the growing enterprise need for intelligent control of users and applications, ConSentry Networks today announced an additional $9.4 […]