vArmour said its product is the first designed specifically to spot malicious activity within virtual data centers and stop so-called ‘lateral movement’ by malicious actors.
Pet supply retail chain PetSmart has plans to acquire Plymouth Meeting, Pa.-based e-commerce company Pet360, Technical.ly reported this week. The sale is expected to close in the next month or two. The acquisition amount hasn't been disclosed.
Okta has hired Andrew Wittman as chief marketing officer. Prior to joining Okta, Wittman worked at CA Technologies. Based in San Francisco, Okta is an identity management service. It is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock Partners, Khosla Ventures and Sequoia Capital.
vArmour, a security startup that has been in stealth mode for the past three years, is today announcing not one but two more rounds of funding as it finally gears up for a launch later this year. The startup, based out of Mountain View, has raised $36 million in Series B and Series C rounds. The first of these, a $15 million tranche from December 2013, was led by Menlo Ventures (which has led on another enterprise investment being announced today), while the $21 million Series C comes from Columbus Nova Technology Partners (CNTP), Citi Ventures and Work-Bench Ventures.
HOLMDEL, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE: VG), a leading provider of communications services connecting consumers and businesses through cloud-connected devices worldwide, today announced that it has elected Naveen Chopra to serve as a member of its Board of Directors.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - July 23, 2014) - Trifacta, a Data Transformation platform provider, today announced that Adam Wilson has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Wilson brings more than 18 years of experience in data management and analytics to Trifacta.
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigamon ® Inc. GIMO +1.23% , a leader in traffic visibility solutions with the innovative Visibility Fabric ™ architecture, today announced the appointment of Mike Burns as chief financial officer, effective immediately.
Why would prestigious VCs Founders Fund and Lowercase Capital invest $4.5 million in what looks like a Tinder clone? Because Hinge is building a romance graph of what structured data clues suggest two people will want to date. While Hinge’s app might not be as carefree as swiping through Tinder’s seemingly endless queue of mates, it delivers a daily set of tailored matches based on your profession, education history, and interests, as well who you’ve had the hots for in the past.
SAN DIEGO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emotient, the leading provider of facial expression analysis software, today announced that Stephen Ritter joined the company as Senior Vice President of Product Development. Stephen brings extensive engineering management experience from successful start-ups and larger enterprises, including Cypher Genomics, Websense and McAfee, an Intel company.
Security startup vArmour has named Tim Eades as CEO as it moves to develop a more flexible way to protect business data beyond the firewall.