TVision, a next-generation attention measurement company for TV and Over-the-Top (OTT), has secured $6.8M in funding to expand operations as it elevates attention to the forefront of advertising measurement. The MIT-born company with offices in Boston, New York and Tokyo, will use the capital to further expand its single-source panel nationwide and grow its team.
Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) announced today that it has acquired Concord Systems, Inc., a provider of technology for the high performance processing of data at scale, in an all cash transaction. The acquisition is expected to complement Akamai’s existing platform data processing capabilities and augment the Company’s product roadmap for supporting customers leveraging Internet of Things (IoT) technologies.
Podium Data, Inc., the maker of an enterprise-ready data lake management platform, has received $9.5 million in Series A financing from a syndicate of investors led by Malibu Ventures. In addition, Steve Fink, CEO of Malibu Ventures, has been named to the board of directors for Podium Data.
Nebulous today has raised $750,000 for Sia, led by Procyon Ventures and Raptor Group, with participation from Fenbushi Capital and angel investor Xiaolai Li. To date, Nebulous has raised $1.25M in total funding. Sia achieved its 1.0 release in June of this year and the funding will allow the team to accelerate its development and further its use by enterprises.
Docent Health announced today that the company received investment capital from three prominent venture capital firms deeply committed to cultivating consumerism in healthcare. The $15 million Series A round, co-led by Bessemer Venture Partners, New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Maverick Ventures, will help Docent Health transform the way health systems engage with customers. Docent Health’s offering combines advanced analytics with workflow automation to orchestrate carefully curated “experience journeys” that integrate digital and human interactions.
As reported by TechCrunch, True Fit has raised $25M in funding. The round was led by Intel Capital, along with existing investors Jump Capital and Signal Peak Ventures. True Fit is a footwear and discovery platform company. Its Genome™ is mapped from the world’s largest collection of attribute-rich fit and style data for footwear and apparel... READ MORE
Netra, Inc., a Boston, MA-based provider of a visual intelligence and search platform, closed $1.85m seed funding.
The round was led by Launchpad Venture Group and NXT Ventures with participation from Zelkova Ventures, Mark Cuban, Berwind LLC and other angels.
The company, which has raised $2.45m in total funding, intends to use the funds to accelerate team growth, product development and sales... READ MORE
RedPoint Global Inc., a leading provider of data management and customer engagement software, today announced a new round of financing led by Grotech Ventures of Vienna, Virginia, and WP Global Partners LLC of New York, New York. The $12 million in Series C funding will enable RedPoint to expand operations to meet increasing demand in international markets, cultivate a rapidly growing partner ecosystem, and accelerate development of new product offerings.
Humanyze, the global leader in people analytics technology, announced $4M in Series A financing today from Romulus Capital. The announcement comes as Humanyze rolls out the first of its kind Wyze people analytics platform to its strong Fortune 500 customer base in the US and industry leaders in Japan with the goal of making large corporations more agile and accurate about their most valuable resource (people), and to make these same people more in control of their performance and improvement.