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Early stage technology venture. Defined by the company we keep. Our partners: Jeff Fagnan & Ryan Moore. Portfolio companies include Bit9 + Carbon Black, Data Xu, DraftKings, Insight Squared, Kinvey, Recorded Future and Veracode.
Akumina provides the leading digital engagement software solution delivering a contextual and personalized digital experience and transforms how employees work, collaborate and innovate. Akumina’s customers are using the software platform to drive modern and global intranets, digital executive dashboards as well as extranets and portals. Akumina’s customers include the Boston Red Sox, Walt Disney Corporation, iRobot, The World Trade Center and the Department of Defense to name a few.
Awake Security provides the only security investigation platform for rapid, iterative and conclusive alert investigations and threat hunting. Developed in collaboration with more than 200 security teams, Awake’s patent-pending platform applies machine learning to automatically pre-correlate, profile and track security assets like devices, users and domains, enabling even the most junior analyst to decisively conclude everyday tasks like alert investigations in minutes rather than hours. The company is based in Sunnyvale, CA and backed by Greylock Partners and Bain Capital Ventures.
Based in New York and Tel Aviv, BigID uses advanced machine learning and identity intelligence to help enterprises better protect their customer and employee data at petabyte scale. Using BigID, enterprises can better safeguard and assure the privacy of their most sensitive data, reducing breach risk and enabling compliance with emerging data protection regulations like the EU General Data Protection Regulation.
CloudKnox Security is the only Cloud Security Platform built from the ground up to support a hybrid-cloud environment. Through a single platform, its Identity Authorization Administration (IAA) helps enterprises manage the entire identity privilege lifecycle across any private and public cloud, thus enabling organizations to significantly reduce their risk against compromised credentials, accidents and insider threats, and achieve the principle of least privilege.
Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), the rights licensing experts, is a global rights broker for the world’s most sought after materials, including millions of in- and out-of-print books, journals, newspapers, magazines, movies, television shows, images, blogs and ebooks. Founded in 1978 as a not-for-profit organization, CCC provides smart solutions that simplify the access and licensing of content that lets businesses and academic institutions quickly get permission to share copyright-protected materials, while compensating publishers and creators for the use of their works.
CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR) is the global leader in privileged account security, a critical layer of IT security to protect data, infrastructure and assets across the enterprise, in the cloud and throughout the DevOps pipeline. CyberArk delivers the industry’s most complete solution to reduce risk created by privileged credentials and secrets. The company is trusted by the world’s leading organizations, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100, to protect against external attackers and malicious insiders.
DataRobot offers an automated machine learning platform that empowers users of all skill levels to make better predictions faster. Incorporating a library of hundreds of the most powerful open source machine learning algorithms, the DataRobot platform automates, trains and evaluates predictive models in parallel, delivering more accurate predictions at scale. DataRobot provides the fastest path to data science success for organizations of all sizes.
Egress Software Technologies is the leading provider of data security services designed to protect shared information throughout its lifecycle.
Offering Public Sector and Enterprise customers a portfolio of complementary services, the Egress Switch platform enables end-users to share and collaborate securely while reducing the risk of loss and maintaining compliance. These award-winning integrated services include email and document classification, software to prevent emails being sent to the wrong person, email and file encryption, secure managed file transfer, secure online collaboration and secure email and file archiving.
Certified by UK Government, Switch offers a seamless user experience, powerful real-time auditing and patented information rights management, all accessible using a single global identity.
Elsen is the platform-as-a-service company for large financial institutions. The Elsen nPlatform enables anyone to effortlessly harness vast quantities of data to make better decisions and quickly solve the most complex problems. The company is headquartered in Boston and is backed by a combination of venture capital and hand-picked angel investors from the startup and financial community including Accomplice, Boston Syndicates (BOSS), Hyperplane Venture Capital, Launch Capital, Sequoia Strategic Advisors, and Bret Siarkowski.
Embotics harmonizes digital business processes for Global 1000 enterprises to accelerate the speed and agility of their developers while ensuring governance and control for IT. The company’s hybrid cloud management platform delivers unparalleled orchestration, automation, cost optimization and end-user self-service capabilities across on-premise, cloud, and containers to get applications and services to market fast. Embotics vCommander is used by organizations including Nordstrom, NASA, Fanatics, Informatica and Flexential.
Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG) is a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate organizations' operational response to critical events in order to keep people safe and businesses running faster. During public safety threats such as active shooter situations, terrorist attacks or severe weather conditions, as well as critical business events such as IT outages, cyber-attacks or other incidents such as product recalls or supply-chain interruptions, over 3,500 global customers rely on the company’s SaaS-based platform to quickly and reliably aggregate and assess threat data, locate people at risk and responders able to assist, automate the execution of pre-defined communications processes, and track progress on executing response plans.
Exasol is passionate about data and enabling organisations to do more with it. It prides itself on having the most powerful and agile database, built for the future – delivering the most advanced in-memory database technology and connected services to enterprises for business-critical analytical processes both on-premise and in the cloud. Exasol aims to be the global number one database technology for data-driven enterprises as business-critical decisions and operations become increasingly dependent on smart data analytics.
Built on a foundation of machine learning and automation, GreatHorn delivers the industry’s most effective and comprehensive email security solution, and can be deployed and operational in less than 5 minutes. With its proprietary dataset built from hundreds of millions of uniquely analyzed threats, GreatHorn combines the intelligence, fidelity and precision necessary to prevent attacks from becoming breaches.
Immuta is the fastest way for algorithm-driven enterprises to accelerate the development and control of machine learning and advanced analytics. The company’s hyperscale data management platform provides data scientists with rapid, personalized data access to dramatically improve the creation, deployment and auditability of machine learning and AI. Founded in 2014, Immuta is headquartered in College Park, Maryland.
Ionic Materials is a technology company focused on developing materials for batteries. At the core of our value proposition is a new solid polymer that has all of the properties required to replace the liquid electrolytes used in currently-available batteries.Replacing these electrolytes (many of which are flammable and toxic) with Ionic Materials’ polymer electrolyte drastically improves battery safety, enables the use of higher performance and lower cost active materials, and enables the use of simpler and lower-cost manufacturing methods. Ionic Materials’ technology could therefore enable more compact and longer lasting consumer electronics, long-range and affordable electric vehicles, longer-range drones that can carry larger payloads, and cost-effective grid scale storage.
JASK is modernizing security operations to reduce organizational risk and improve human efficiency. Through technology consolidation, enhanced AI and machine learning, the JASK Autonomous Security Operations Center (ASOC) platform automates the correlation and analysis of threat alerts, helping SOC analysts focus on the highest-priority threats, streamlining investigations and delivering faster response times.
Kronos is the global leader in delivering workforce management solutions in the cloud. Tens of thousands of organizations in more than 100 countries — including more than half of the Fortune 1000® — use Kronos to control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve workforce productivity.
Founded in 2000, LRVHealth is the premier early-stage venture platform exclusively focused on finding, investing in and building disruptive new digital health, devices and diagnostic companies. The firm consists of experienced healthcare entrepreneurs, operators and investors with deep domain expertise in almost every aspect of the healthcare system. In addition to its operating partners, LRVHealth has built an effective “inside healthcare” network that consists of a small number of highly engaged provider organizations that are both geographically and competitively diverse, and are complemented by select payers and healthcare vendors who add valuable perspective and expertise across the healthcare landscape.
Markley is a premier provider of mission-critical data center facilities and cloud computing services. The company guarantees clients 100 percent uptime and is trusted by Fortune 1000 companies, major global consumer brands, and the world’s most cutting-edge research firms to deliver high availability, consistent performance, and unparalleled client service. Markley is the only company in the world that hosts a supercomputing-as-a-service solution. Founded in 1992, the company owns and operates nearly 1.5 million square feet of highly secure space and multiple, strategically located cloud point-of-deliveries (PODs) covering all regions and time zones.
For companies with mobile workers that drive more than 5,000 business miles per year, Motus is the premier vehicle management and reimbursement platform. Through its sophisticated configuration engine that incorporates real-time data across hundreds of variables, Motus drives significant reductions in cost, ensures compliance, and reimburses employees exactly what they deserve.
Namogoo is pioneering the market of Customer Journey Hijacking Prevention. The company’s disruptive technology is designed to protect the online journey by identifying and blocking unauthorized product ads injected into consumer web sessions that divert the customer journey and hurt conversion rates. The world’s largest retailers rely on Namogoo to eliminate invasive promotions and consistently recover ecommerce revenue.
Nexthink provides digital experience management for the enterprise. Leading global companies know that satisfied employees generate more satisfied customers. With Nexthink, organizations can deliver consumer-grade experiences to their employees to increase satisfaction and productivity. Nexthink combines data collection, monitoring, analysis, remediation, intelligence and communication, to engage with employees and gather the right context for continuous optimization.
Nexthink is privately held with headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, and U.S. headquarters in Boston, Mass.
NGDATA brings Big Data technology and machine intelligence together, allowing organizations to capitalize on the massive amounts of data that is generated today. NGDATA develops Lily, a Big Data management system that offers an easy way to extract powerful business insights and benefit from enriched data in real time, to make an immediate impact on and improve business performance.
Nozomi Networks is leading Industrial Control System (ICS) cybersecurity with the most comprehensive platform to deliver real-time cybersecurity and operational visibility. Since 2013 the company has innovated the use of machine learning and artificial intelligence to secure critical infrastructure operations. Deployed across five continents, in hundreds of the world’s largest industrial installations, customers benefit from advanced cybersecurity, improved operational reliability and easy IT/OT integration. Amid escalating threats targeting ICS, Nozomi Networks delivers one solution with real-time ICS monitoring, hybrid threat detection, industrial network visualization, asset inventory, and vulnerability assessment.
Obsidian Security is applying artificial intelligence to enable user security for enterprise hybrid-cloud environments. The company is backed by Greylock Partners and based in Newport Beach, CA.
Offensive Security is the leading provider of online penetration testing training and certification for information security professionals. Created by the community for the community, Offensive Security’s one-of-a-kind mix of practical, hands-on training and certification programs, virtual labs and open source projects provide practitioners with the highly-desired offensive skills required to advance their careers and better protect their organizations. Offensive Security is committed to funding and growing Kali Linux, the leading operating system for penetration testing, ethical hacking and network security assessments.
Optymyze is revolutionizing sales operations with data science, process automation, enterprise planning, and advanced analytics. The company transforms operational constraints into a strategic advantage that enables clients to rapidly adapt to change, easily execute new sales strategies, and effectively drive sales performance and sales force productivity.
For almost 40 years, O’Reilly Media has provided technology and business training, knowledge, and insight to help companies succeed. Our unique network of experts and innovators share their knowledge and expertise through the company’s Safari training and learning platform and at O’Reilly conferences. As a SaaS learning platform, Safari delivers highly topical and comprehensive technology and business learning solutions to millions of users across enterprise, consumer, and university channels.
Randori is the attack platform CISOs rely on to stay ahead of the next attack. Our nation-state caliber platform combines continuous reconnaissance, real-time target analysis, and the ability to safely execute attacks on-demand to provide an attacker’s perspective of where and how threat actors will strike you next. Headquartered in Boston, MA with offices in Denver, CO, the company is backed by Accomplice, .406 Ventures and Legion Capital.
Ribbon Communications is a company with two decades of leadership in real-time communications. Built on world-class technology and intellectual property, the company delivers intelligent, secure, embedded real-time communications for today’s world. The company transforms fixed, mobile and enterprise networks from legacy environments to secure IP and cloud-based architectures, enabling highly productive communications for consumers and businesses. With 64 locations in 27 countries around the globe, Ribbon’s innovative, market-leading portfolio empowers service providers and enterprises with rapid service creation in a fully virtualized environment. The company’s Kandy Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) delivers a comprehensive set of advanced embedded communications capabilities that enables this transformation.
SailPoint, the leader in enterprise identity management, brings the Power of Identity to customers around the world. SailPoint’s open identity platform gives organizations the power to enter new markets, scale their workforces, embrace new technologies, innovate faster and compete on a global basis. As both an industry pioneer and market leader in identity governance, SailPoint delivers security, operational efficiency and compliance to enterprises with complex IT environments. SailPoint’s customers are among the world’s largest companies in a wide range of industries, including: 6 of the top 15 banks, 4 of the top 6 healthcare insurance and managed care providers, 8 of the top 15 property and casualty insurance providers, 5 of the top 15 pharmaceutical companies, and 6 of the largest 15 federal agencies.
SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps customers improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world The Power to Know® .
SentinelOne is shaping the future of endpoint security with an integrated platform that unifies the detection, prevention and remediation of threats initiated by nation states, terrorists, and organized crime. SentinelOne’s unique approach is based on deep inspection of all system processes combined with innovative machine learning to quickly isolate malicious behaviors, protecting devices against advanced, targeted threats in real time. SentinelOne was formed by an elite team of cyber security and defense experts from IBM, Intel, Check Point Software Technologies, Cylance, McAfee, and Palo Alto Networks.
SessionM is a customer data and engagement platform empowering the world’s most innovative brands to forge stronger and more profitable customer relationships. The platform scales for the enterprise, globally.
Software AG helps companies with their digital transformation. With Software AG’s Digital Business Platform, companies can better interact with their customers and bring them on new ‘digital’ journeys, promote unique value propositions, and create new business opportunities. In the Internet of Things (IoT) market, Software AG enables enterprises to integrate, connect and manage IoT components as well as analyze data and predict future events based on Artificial Intelligence (AI). The Digital Business Platform is built on decades of uncompromising software development, IT experience and technological leadership. Software AG has more than 4,500 employees, is active in 70 countries and had revenues of €879 million in 2017.
Spanning Cloud Apps is a leading provider of backup and recovery for SaaS applications, helping organizations protect their information in the cloud. The company provides powerful, enterprise-class data protection for G Suite, Salesforce, and Microsoft Office 365. Spanning Backup is the most trusted cloud-to-cloud backup solution for more than 8,000 companies and millions of users around the world.
Threat Stack enables growth-driven companies to scale securely and meet complex cloud security needs by identifying and verifying insider threats, external attacks, and data loss in real time. Purpose built for today’s infrastructure, Threat Stack’s comprehensive intrusion detection platform combines continuous security monitoring and risk assessment to empowers security and operations to better manage risk and compliance across their entire infrastructure, including cloud, hybrid cloud and multi-cloud.
Tufin is the leader in Network Security Policy Orchestration for enterprise cybersecurity. Companies turn to Tufin to simplify management of the largest, most complex networks in the world, consisting of thousands of firewall and network devices and emerging hybrid cloud infrastructures. The Tufin Orchestration Suite reduces the attack surface and meets the need for greater visibility into secure and reliable application connectivity, while its network security automation enables enterprises to implement changes in minutes with proactive risk analysis and continuous policy compliance.
TUGG is dedicated to catalyzing and spreading social entrepreneurship in New England. By harnessing the power of the region’s technology ecosystem to source, screen and fund social innovation, TUGG helps young people to realize their full potential through entrepreneurship, education and life experiences. TUGG empowers both the individual and the community to identify important issues and collaborate to solve them.
Turbonomic delivers enterprise organizations with automation software that enables on-premises and public cloud to self-manage in real-time, thereby assuring performance while lowering cost and maintaining compliance with business policies. The Turbonomic platform matches workload demand to infrastructure supply, helping customers maintain a continuous state of application health. Serving customers since 2010, Boston-based Turbonomic is one of the fastest growing technology companies, trusted by thousands of enterprise organizations to activate their hybrid cloud journey.
TwinFocus is the premier boutique multifamily office for global ultra-high net worth families, entrepreneurs and professional investors looking to preserve, enhance and transfer wealth across multiple generations. The firm’s proprietary total balance sheet approach and direct investing platform incorporate the nuances and complexities of all family members, and integrates all aspects of Tax, Legal, Investment, Philanthropic, and Intergenerational Planning in its relentless pursuit of establishing enduring legacies. Headquartered in Boston with an office in Miami, TwinFocus advises clients on $4 billion of assets and manages diversified investment solutions that include exclusive access to unique direct investments in private equity and real estate.
Vidyo is the leader in integrated video collaboration for businesses that require the highest quality, real-time video communications available to directly embed into their business processes. Millions of users around the world visually connect every day with Vidyo’s secure, scalable technology and cloud-based services. Vidyo has been awarded over 170 patents worldwide and is recognized by industry analysts for its cloud platform and APIs. Thousands of enterprises, service providers, and technology partners leverage Vidyo’s technology to create innovative HD quality video-enabled applications.
XebiaLabs develops enterprise-scale Continuous Delivery and DevOps software, providing companies with the visibility, automation and control to deliver software faster and with less risk.
YL Ventures funds & supports brilliant Israeli tech entrepreneurs from seed to lead. Based in Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv, YL Ventures manages $140 million across three funds focused on seed-stage, deep-technology B2B companies in the fields of cybersecurity, enterprise software and automotive technologies. YL Ventures accelerates the evolution of portfolio companies via strategic advice and US-based operational execution.