CloudBees raises $11.2 million in funding
CloudBees is a platform-as-a-service company that can test out code. CloudBees has raised $11.2 million in funding led by Verizon Ventures. Other investors that participated in this round include Blue Cloud Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Matrix Partners. CloudBees offers tools for building and deploying applications, including a hosted MySQL database and a hosted version of the Jenkins continuous-integration (CI) server for testing code.
Application developers can deploy apps from CloudBees into the PaaS public cloud or the Google App Engine. CloudBees announced a couple weeks ago that its service would be available on Verizon’s relaunched cloud services.
CloudBees is based in Woburn, Massachusetts and has over 50 employees. The company has raised a total of $25.7 million in funding, including a $10.5 million round in 2011. Some of their customers include Aetna, Barclays, Cisco, Nordstrom, Pfizer, and Zynga.
[Source: VentureBeat]This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at +AmitChowdhry