• Zenaton lets you build and run workflows with ease

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    French startup Zenaton raised $2.35 million from Accel and Point Nine Capital, with the Slack Fund, Kima Ventures, Julien Lemoine and Francis Nappez also participating. The company wants to take care of the most tedious part of your application - asynchronous jobs and background tasks.
    While it has never been easier to develop a simple web-based service with a database, building and scaling workflows that handle tasks based on different events still sucks.
    Sometimes your background task fails and it's going to take you days before you notice that your workflow stopped working. Some...
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  • Email security startup Tessian raises $13M led by Balderton and Accel

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    Tessian , the London-based startup that is deploying machine learning to improve email security, has raised $13 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is Balderton Capital, and existing backer Accel. A number of previous investors also followed on, including Amadeus Capital Partners, Crane, LocalGlobe, Winton Ventures, and Walking Ventures.
    Founded in 2013 by three engineering graduates from Imperial College - Tim Sadler, Tom Adams and Ed Bishopon - Tessian is built on the premise that humans are the weak link in company email and data security. This can either be through mistakes...
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