Lightspeed Venture Partners

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Name: Lightspeed Venture Partners
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Clinverse and Comprehend raise $30M in separate financing rounds

Clinverse and Comprehend have raised a total of $30.1 million in separate Series C and B financing rounds, giving both companies the cash to push ahead with their expansion plans. Comprehend snagged the lion's share of the cash, with Lightspeed Venture ... [Published Fierce Biotech IT - 2 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Wearable Intelligence raises $8 million to bring Google Glass into the workplace

Wearable Intelligence is one of several startups working to apply wearable technologies like Google Glass to enterprise markets, such as healthcare and energy. Now it has raised around $8 million in new venture capital funding, according to a regulatory ... [Published Fortune - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

PernixData Pulls Up $35M

San Jose-based PernixData , a developer of software used to accelerate access to storage and data, said today that it has raised $35M in a funding round. The funding came from Menlo Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Lightspeed Ventures, ... [Published Silicontap - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Server Virtualization Firm Announces Major Funding Round

Increasing performance, whether it be from employees or servers, is something nearly every company strives for on a daily basis.Unfortunately, increasing performance can be costly. Whether companies hire new employees or purchase new hardware there is ... [Published Website Magazine - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Rakuten acquires Slice for ecommerce development

Rakuten , a global ecommerce platform, has acquired Slice , a US ecommerce app, as part of its expansion strategy in the ecommerce space, evigo.com reports.Slice allows users to track packages, store online purchase information, get price alterations ... [Published Paypers - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Comprehend Systems Adds $21M in Series B Funds

Comprehend Systems has secured $21 million in a Series B funding round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners.Comprehend Systems , a Redwood City, California-based business intelligence (BI) solutions provider, has secured $21 million in a Series B funding ... [Published Talkin' Cloud - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Guardicore raises $11m Series A round – Investment Round Up

Series ABoston-based predictive analytics company DataRobot has raised a $21 million Series A round led by New Enterprise Associates. Atlas Ventures, IA Ventures and New York Life Insurance Co. also participated. DataRobot is currently running in beta ... [Published Red Herring - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 5 reports

Lightspeed, Sequoia pump $21M into Comprehend Systems’ virtual lab for clinical trial data

For device makers and drug companies, going through the process of clinical trials for new treatments is expensive and time consuming. But they have to do it to get FDA approval.Part of the problem is a data problem. Biosciences companies need a virtual ... [Published MedCity News - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Comprehend Gets $21M For Clinical Trial Management Software

Redwood City-based Comprehend , a developer of data software used for clinical trial management, has raised $21M in a Series B funding round. The funding was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, and also included Sequoia Capital. Lightspeed's Peter Nieh ... [Published Silicontap - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Comprehend Raises $21M Series B for Clinical-Trials Data Platform

Comprehend Systems Inc ., a Y Combinator graduate offering software-as-a-service to bring together the disparate data produced by clinical trials of new medical technologies, has raised a $21 million Series B round to continue developing its product and ... [Published Dow Jones Financial Information Services - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

Tim Danford Leaves Lightspeed Venture Partners for Intel Capital

Tim Danford of Lightspeed Venture Partners has left the firm to work at Intel Capital , Venture Capital Dispatch has learned. Tim Danford Mr. Danford is an engineer who worked in corporate development and mergers and acquisitions at Cisco Systems ... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Acupera Reports Financing

Acupera secured $4 million in financing from Lightspeed Venture Partners joined by The Whittemore Collection, which supported the Series A funding. "We track the adoption of population health technologies by large health systems, and Acupera is one of ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 15 2014]

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...The arrangement sees Lightspeed partner Peter Nieh take a seat on Comprehend's board of directors. "Comprehend's analytical solutions enable life science companies to execute the clinical research process in a fundamentally new way, and the market is responding with great enthusiasm" Nieh said in a statement
...Truecaller allows you to differentiate a spammer from someone whose call you may want to take. "We block 1 million spam calls every day, about half of that in India. And we also pass on information about callers who have been blocked by many users" Krishnamurthy says
Kumar wants Pernix to "deliver FVP globally to all virtualised data centres” and if it does that then a stratospheric exit beckons for the VCs."
"It's very easy to install software, so this is literally the most distruptive change, in a non-distruptive way, possible."

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'Half of Truecaller's 70 million users are in I... [Published Times of India - Aug 21 2014]
PernixData Pulls Up $35M [Published Silicontap - Aug 20 2014]
FarmLink secures $40 million in Series B financ... [Published Red Herring - Aug 20 2014]
PernixData, a startup looking to make the most ... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 20 2014]
Wearable Intelligence raises $8 million to brin... [Published Fortune - Aug 20 2014]
Speedy software upstart PernixData showered in ... [Published The Register - Aug 20 2014]
Benioff, Luczo Join VCs in $35M Round for Perni... [Published Data Center Knowledge - Aug 20 2014]
The Daily Startup: Marc Benioff Joins $35M Roun... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Aug 20 2014]
Rakuten acquires Slice for ecommerce development [Published Paypers - Aug 20 2014]
PernixData gets $35M to change the server stora... [Published Vator.tv - Aug 20 2014]
Menlo, Benioff And More Pour $35M Into Flash Vi... [Published TechCrunch - Aug 20 2014]
PernixData rakes in $35M to help companies virt... [Published GigaOM - Aug 20 2014]
PernixData, a startup looking to make the most ... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 20 2014]
Storage software company PernixData raises $35 ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Aug 20 2014]
10 women entrepreneurs in India who smashed the... [Published Tech In Asia - Aug 20 2014]
Comprehend Systems Adds $21M in Series B Funds [Published Talkin' Cloud - Aug 20 2014]
Guardicore raises $11m Series A round – Investm... [Published Red Herring - Aug 19 2014]
Lightspeed, Sequoia pump $21M into Comprehend S... [Published MedCity News - Aug 18 2014]
Comprehend Gets $21M For Clinical Trial Managem... [Published Silicontap - Aug 18 2014]
Comprehend Systems raises $21M for clinical-tri... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 18 2014]
Comprehend Systems raises $21M for clinical-tri... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 18 2014]
The Daily Startup: Sequoia’s Solo Ways [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Aug 18 2014]
Comprehend Raises $21 Million in Series B Funding [Published BioPortfolio - Aug 18 2014]
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PernixData gets a $35M funding boost in Flash s... [Published SiliconANGLE - Aug 21 2014]
Flash virtualization startup PernixData has just grabbed another $35 million in series C funding. It’s yet another big bet on the impending disruption in enterprise storage as it moves towards cloud services and virtualization. What differentiates ...
The Daily Startup: Marc Benioff Joins $35M Roun... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Aug 20 2014]
Art by Mike Lucas As chips, software and memory become more powerful, servers are usurping some of the functions of storage arrays. That change has created pressure on big tech vendors like EMC and new opportunities for startups. One of these newcomers ...
PernixData, a startup looking to make the most ... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 20 2014]
Image Credit: Justin Ruckman/Flickr PernixData , which heps companies combine all the flash storage and memory inside all the servers in their data centers, announced today a $35 million round of new venture funding. PernixData focuses on data centers ...
Storage software company PernixData raises $35 ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Aug 20 2014]
Menlo Ventures led an oversubscribed $35 million Series C funding round for PernixData, a San Jose, California-based provider of software that virtualizes server-side flash to enable scale-out storage performance. The round also included Salesforce ...
Comprehend Systems raises $21M for clinical-tri... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 18 2014]
Above: Comprehend's Rick Morrison and Jud Gardner For device makers and drug companies, going through the process of clinical trials for new treatments is expensive and time consuming. But they have to do it to get FDA approval. Part of the problem ...
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