Cyber security company Appthority raises $10 mln

By Alastair Goldfisher — 4 weeks ago

San Francisco-based Appthority, a provider of mobile enterprise security services, announced it has raised $10 million in Series B funding from existing investors U.S. Venture Partners and Venrock, as well as new investors Blue Coat Systems and Knollwood Investment Advisory. The company previously raised $6.25 million in a Series A round in 2012.

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USVP closes eleventh fund at $300 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Menlo Park, California-based early-stage venture firm U.S. Venture Partners has raised $300 million for its eleventh fund. USVP XI will focus on making investments in in cybersecurity, enterprise software, consumer mobile e-commerce and healthcare.

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Cato Networks snaps up $20 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Tel Aviv-based network security company Cato Networks has secured $20 million in Series A funding. Steve Krausz, a general partner at U.S. Venture Partners and Theresia Gouw, founder of Aspect Ventures, led the round.

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Norwest leads $48 mln funding in Omada Health

By Alastair Goldfisher — 5 months ago

San Francisco-based Omada Health announced it has raised $48 million in a Series C round of funding led by Norwest Venture Partners. Also participating in the round are strategic investors Humana Inc and Providence Health & Services, as well as existing investors U.S. Venture Partners, Rock Health and Andreessen Horowitz and new investors GE Ventures and dRx Capital.

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ReShape Medical racks up $38 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

San Clemente, California-based ReShape Medical, a weight loss-focused medical device company, has closed $38 million in Series D funding. HealthCor Partners Management LP led the round with participation from Endeavour Vision SA, SV Life Sciences, New Leaf Venture Partners, U.S. Venture Partners and Venture Investors.

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ZypMedia raises $4.4 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 8 months ago

ExtendTV, which has rebranded as ZypMedia Inc., has completed a $4.4 million Series B funding round led by Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. U.S Venture Partners also took part. San Francisco-based ZypMedia is an enterprise software company for local advertising.

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Salesforce leads $60 mln strategic funding for InsideSales

By Alastair Goldfisher — 11 months ago

InsideSales.com, a provider of a cloud-based sales analytics platform, has raised a $60 million strategic round of funding led by existing investor Salesforce Ventures. Also participating in the funding are Microsoft and existing backers Polaris Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, U.S. Venture Partners and Zetta Venture Partners. The Provo, Utah-based company, which was valued at about $1 billion at its last funding in April 2014, has now raised $203 million in total funding.

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Enterprise storage provider Exablox raises $16 mln; Dell joins as strategic investor

By Alastair Goldfisher — 12 months ago

Enterprise storage company Exablox has raised a $16 million Series C round of funding. Dell Ventures joins the round as a new investor, along with existing backers DCM Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners and U.S. Venture Partners. Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Exablox, which was founded in 2010 to provide storage services for businesses, has now raised $38.5 million in total funding.

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Livefyre announces $47 mln in funding as Adobe and Salesforce Ventures join investors

By Alastair Goldfisher — 12 months ago

Livefyre, an enterprise software provider that helps companies engage with customers online, announced it has raised $47 million in funding from new investors Adobe and Salesforce Ventures, as well as existing backers Cue Ball, Greycroft Partners, Hillsven Capital and U.S. Venture Partners. The funding includes a recently closed $32 million Series D round and a previously unannounced $15 million Series C2 round. The San Francisco-based company has now raised $67.3 million in total funding.

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Box IPO raises $175 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 1 year ago

Box Inc. said late Thursday it raised $175 million when it priced 12.5 million shares at $14 each via joint book-runners Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC. Underwriters on the deal have a 30-day option to buy an additional 1.875 million shares. Box will trade Friday on the NYSE under the ticker “BOX.” Box, the online storage company, is backed by venture capital firms including Draper Fisher Jurvetson, U.S. Venture Partners and Coatue Management.

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CardioKinetix racks up $50 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

CardioKinetix, a Menlo Park, Calif.-based medical device firm, has received $50 million in funding. Edwards Lifesciences Corp. led the round with participation from return backers U.S. Venture Partners, Tekla Healthcare Investors, Tekla Life Sciences Investors, SV Life Sciences, Panorama Capital, New Leaf Venture Partners and Lexington Private Equity. CardioKinetix has also inked an agreement with Edwards Lifesciences Corp. that gives the latter company the option to acquire CardioKinetix “based on future regulatory milestones.”

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Risk I/O picks up $4 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Chicago-based vulnerability threat management platform Risk I/O has received $4 million in Series A funding. Costanoa Venture Capital led the round with participation from return backers U.S. Venture Partners, Tugboat Ventures and Hyde Park Angels. In conjunction with the funding, Neill Occhiogrosso, a partner at Costanoa Venture Capital, has been appointed to the company’s board of directors.

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