Cloudant Receives Round of Funding from Samsung

written by bethburgee on February 6, 2013 in Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

Congratulations to Under the Radar Alumni Cloudant, who took a win today with a round raised from Samsung. Other investors include Y Combinator and Avalon Ventures, with disclosed investments in the company totalling $4 million. The additional fundraising will be used Read the Rest…


Urban Airship Raises $25M led by August Capital and Others

written by bethburgee on February 6, 2013 in Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

The good streak continues this week with Under the Radar Conference Alumni, Urban Airship, raising $25M led by August Capital, and included participation from existing investors Foundry Group, Intel Capital, True Ventures and Verizon. Founded in 2009, Urban Airship developed a ‘messaging Read the Rest…


New Relic Raises $80M from Insight Ventures & T.Rowe Price

written by bethburgee on February 5, 2013 in Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

There must be something in the air because UTR Alumni are racking in the dough this week! In the news today, New Relic raised $80M from Insight Ventures and T.Rowe Price to climb to a 750 million dollar valuation. The Read the Rest…


Piston Cloud Raises $8M from Cisco, Data Collective & Others

written by bethburgee on February 4, 2013 in Cloud and Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

A huge congratulations to Piston Cloud on raising $8 Million in Series B funding from Cisco, Data Collective, True Ventures and more to take its OpenStatck to the enterprise. OpenStack Compute technology was first used at NASA to host applications Read the Rest…


Puppet Labs Raises $30 Million from VMWare

written by Clare Ryan on January 23, 2013 in Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

Huge congratulations to Luke Kanies and the entire Puppet Labs team on raising $30 Million in funding from VMWare. Pando Daily reports, “In conjunction with the financing Puppet Labs and VMware have entered a strategic partnership to deliver IT management Read the Rest…


BillFloat Raises $21 Million from IGC, Venrock, First Round & Others

written by Clare Ryan on January 17, 2013 in Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

Congratulations to BillFloat on raising yet another great round of funding.  Today they announced another $21 million in new funding from Investor Growth Capital (IGC), with participation from Bronze Investments and previous investors Venrock, FirstRound Capital and Baseline Ventures. Ryan Read the Rest…


ScaleArc Raises $12.3M in Series C Funding

written by bethburgee on January 14, 2013 in Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

    Congratulations to ScaleArc on raising $12.3 Million in their Series C Round led by Accel Partners.  ScaleArc presented at our Under the Radar Conference in April of 2012 and won the Judges Choice Award for DataBase Scalability. See Read the Rest…


CipherCloud Raises $30 Million from Andreessen Horowitz

written by Clare Ryan on December 6, 2012 in Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

Congratulations to CipherCloud on raising $30 Million in Andreessen Horowitz.  This company is growing at an unbelievable rate and we can’t wait to see what’s ahead for them! See their 2011 Under the Radar Presentation HERE. Company Description: CipherCloud provides Read the Rest…


DataSift Raises $15 Million from Scale Venture Partners and others

written by Clare Ryan on November 13, 2012 in Funding with no comments

Congratulations to Rob Bailey and the entire team over at DataSift on raising a whopping $15 Million in Funding from Scale Venture Partners, Northgate Capital and Daher Capital.  DataSift is the “social-data platform company, enabling enterprises and entrepreneurs to mine the Read the Rest…


TribeHR Raises $2.5 Million in Funding from Relay and Matrix

written by Clare Ryan on August 1, 2012 in Funding with one Comment

Congratulations to Joseph Fung and the entire TribeHR team on raising $2.5 Million from Relay Ventures and Matrix Partners! We love seeing this success from our Canadian companies in the month of GROW Conference too! See their 2011 Under the Read the Rest…