• InfluxData scores $35 million Series C to expand time series database business

    7 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    In a world where sensors are capturing ever-increasing amounts of data, being able to collect that high volume and measure it over time becomes increasingly important. InfluxData, the startup built on top of the open source time series database platform, announced it has received a $35 million Series C investment today led by Sapphire Ventures, the investment arm of enterprise software...
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  • UJET, a startup that wants to speed up customer support, raises $25M led by GV

    UJET, a startup that wants to speed up customer support, raises $25M led by GV

    7 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    UJET, a startup that makes software to improve customer support, said today that it's raised a $25 million Series B led by GV. Other participants in the round include returning investors Kleiner Perkins and DCM Ventures and new backer Citi Ventures.
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  • GV leads $25 million investment in Ujet's customer support platform

    GV leads $25 million investment in Ujet's customer support platform

    7 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Ujet today announced a $25 million series B funding round to grow its customer support services for voice or chat support in apps, websites, and phone calls. The money will be used to ramp up research and development around AI services and to open offices in New York City and Munich later this year.
    The funding will also be used to give customers additional backend CRM client integrations, like Microsoft Dynamics, to surface customer information for call agents and expand to additional mediums like video calls and augmented reality.
    The round was led by GV, formerly Google Ventures, with...
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  • Frank and Oak picks up $16 million Series C

    Frank and Oak picks up $16 million Series C

    7 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Frank and Oak, the direct-to-consumer clothing brand based out of Canada, is today announcing the close of a $16 million USD Series C funding round led by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, with participation from Goodwater Capital and Investissement Québec. Frank and Oak launched in 2012 offering personalized menswear, with a recommendations newsletter that let users shop without...
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