Software procurement startup Vendr gains $1 billion valuation
Vendr raised approximately $150 million in its latest funding round. In the process, the SaaS startup achieved a $1 billion valuation.
SaaS platform Vendr announced it received $150M in the new funding round to expedite the development of programs and help companies slash costs in the management... Read more
Barracuda expands SASE platform to support hybrid cloud deployments
Improvements aimed at companies that have moved to SaaS and IaaS environments
Barracuda Networks this week announced the expansion of its cloud-native SASE platform. Barracuda's SASE platform streamlines Secure SD-WAN, firewall-as-a-service, Zero Trust Network Access, and Secure Web Gateway func... Read more
M3ter announces that it’s ready to tackle usage-based pricing
M3ter comes out of stealth to solve the issue of usage-based pricing for SaaS.
Organizations have been using Software as a Service (SaaS) for years. These organizations pay the service provider based on a subscription of the SaaS solution, simplifying their business processes. This can become di... Read more
Launch of BigCommerce in Spain, Mexico, and Germany
US-based ecommerce platform, BigCommerce has started its global expansion. They have now launched in Spain, Mexico, and Germany.
Texas-based ecommerce platform BigCommerce has officially launched in Spain, Germany, and Mexico. However, this is just the start of their global expansion. The compan... Read more
Deloitte launches Managed Extended Detect and Response platform
Deloitte has finally launched its latest threat detection and response platform, MXDR (Managed Extended Detect and Response). This SaaS platform is designed for "human-powered, flexible, technology-enabled security operations."
Essentially, clients will receive a "composable, unified, integrated... Read more
Sequoia led funding round leads to SaaS Labs getting $42 million
American VC firm Sequoia Capital ran a funding round in which SaaS Labs raised $42 million. This funding will go into researching and developing new products for users worldwide. They also want to scale all their latest products.
Sequoia Capital ran this Series B funding round, which saw existin... Read more
Lucidworks introduces SaaS search functionality for applications
Lucidworks recently launched Springboard, a cloud-based search platform. The platform allows developers to add search functionality solutions to applications and websites.
With the cloud-based Springboard platform, Lucidworks allows developers to add search functionality to applications and webs... Read more
Samsara raises $805 million through IPO
Samsara announces its first IPO, and it is widely accepted, raising the company $805 million, pushing the valuation to over $12 billion.
Samsara Inc. is a cloud platform provider for IoT (internet of things) data. They recently announced an initial public offering and raised $805 million. This w... Read more
Micro Focus now offers Operations Bridge AIOps as SaaS
Micro Focus launches a SaaS variant of its full-stack AIOps solution Operations Bridge. The service was designed to provide visibility of complete IT landscapes.
Micro Focus adapted its on-premises version of Operations Bridge to SaaS. The new format includes the addition of flexible consumption... Read more
EU companies file a complaint against Microsoft
Prominent European Union companies led by Nextcloud, a file hosting company, have lodged a complaint with the EU and anti-trust authorities against Microsoft.
The complaint claims that Microsoft is misusing its dominant position in the OS market by expanding operations into unrelated cloud servi... Read more