Category: Information Technology

April 23, 2021 0

After a decade of bootstrapping, Octopus Deploy raises $172.5M from Insight Partners – TechCrunch

By WireInside Bureau

Founded almost a decade ago, Octopus Deploy has grown through bootstrapping to serve 25,000 organizations, including Microsoft, NASA, Xero, Disney and Stack Overflow. Today the company announced its first outside investment. Insight Partners has taken a minority stake in Octopus Deploy for $172.5 million and will help the automated enterprise software deployment company embark on…

April 22, 2021 0

Grip Security raises $6M to improve SaaS security – TechCrunch

By WireInside Bureau

Many large enterprises now rely on hundreds of third-party SaaS applications to do business, but their security organizations can barely keep pace. Right now, the state of the art for SaaS enterprise security are cloud access security brokers (CASBs) that act as intermediaries between users and the actual service. But they don’t provide the kind…