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Insurity Acquires Valen Analytics

HARTFORD, CT January 26, 2017 – Insurity, Inc., a provider of core insurance processing and data integration and analytics solutions, today announced its acquisition of Valen Analytics®(Valen). Founded in 2004, Valen is a provider of proprietary data, analytics and predictive modeling for P/C insurers. The Valen brand will be retained with the organization, operating as ‘Valen Analytics, an Insurity company.’

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STAQ Raises $5 Million Funding Round to Capture Digital Marketing Integrations Market

NEW YORK, NY May 19, 2016 — STAQ, the automated reporting and integrations platform as a service today announced that the company has closed on a $5 million round of funding led by Pereg Ventures and also including Genecast, Core Capital, Kinetic Ventures, and Revel Partners. The round allows STAQ to strengthen their position as the leading firm in the fast growing integrations and reporting automation market for digital advertising technology. STAQ’s platform integrates the technologies that publishers and advertisers use to drive their digital businesses. Continue reading

ZeroFox Secures $27 Million Series B Led By Highland Capital

Corey Mulloy, general partner at Highland Capital, joins ZeroFOX board as they tackle the cyber risks associated with social media.

BALTIMORE, MD Dec 3, 2015 — ZeroFOX, the leader in social media cyber security, has raised an additional $27 million in capital to provide detection and defense for social media security threats. Previous investors NEA, Genacast Ventures and Core Capital also participated in the round, along with Silicon Valley Bank. Finally, several industry veterans participated in the round as strategic investors, including Lane Bess, former CEO of Palo Alto Networks; Tim Eades, CEO of vArmour; and Avi Rubin, the Technical Director of the Information Security Institute at Johns Hopkins University. Continue reading

STAQ Inc. Closes $2.5 Million Series A Financing

Platform for Unifying Data Across ad Technologies Automates the Last Mile of ad Operations

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014  — STAQ Inc., which makes ad operations more efficient by unifying ad technology through reporting, connections and integrations, today closed a $2.5 million Series A round of institutional financing led by Genacast Ventures and Core Capital. Other investors include Kinetic Ventures, Revel Partners and The Hive, which also provided STAQ’s seed round funding of $1.1 million.

Founded in 2012, STAQ Inc. develops and provides STAQ, a collection, reporting, and integrations system for advertisement technology. Its product combines advertisement reporting that enables users to view their campaigns, inventory, audience data, sales pipeline, and analytics from across all of their advertising technology. Already, STAQ has integrated into more than 175 of the most widely used technologies among publishers and marketers, including ad servers, RTB exchanges, DSPs, SSPs, audience targeting systems, analytics, CRM and workflow tools. Continue reading

ZeroFOX Secures $11M in Series A Funding Led by NEA to Combat Social Cyber Attacks

The Social Risk Management Company™ Leads the Fight Against Social-Borne Cyber Attacks by Mitigating Risk Introduced to Enterprise and Government Organizations via Social Media

BALTIMORE, MD—April 30, 2014—ZeroFOX, The Social Risk Management Company™, today announced it has secured $10.7 million in Series A funding led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA). The funding round includes a $450K non-dilutive incentive from the State of Maryland. Also participating in the round were earlier investors Genacast Ventures (a fund in partnership with Comcast Ventures), Core Capital and a number of notable security industry luminaries including Enrique Salem (Board Member at FireEye and former CEO of Symantec), Dean Drako (Founder and CEO of Eagle Eye Networks and founder, BOD and former CEO of Barracuda Networks), Michael Fey (General Manager and WW CTO at McAfee), John M. Jack (Former CEO of Fortify and currently a Board Partner at Andreessen Horowitz), Ken Levine (CEO of Verdasys and former CEO of Nitro Security), and Todd Headley (former CFO of SourceFire), amongst others, bringing total funding over the last 12 months to $13 million. Continue reading

Riskive Closes $2.2MM Seed Round Led by Genacast Ventures and Core Capital

BALTIMORE, Jul. 23, 2013  — Social risk management company Riskive revealed on Tuesday that it closed US $2.2 million in seed capital funding from Genacast Ventures, Core Capital and other private investors.

Riskive’s cloud-based software is still in beta version and the money will be used for further development of the product. Through predictive analysis, the company said it can help protect companies and governments against high-profile cyber threats. Continue reading

McKesson to Acquire MedVentive, a Leader in Population and Risk Management Solutions

McKesson and MedVentive Performance Management and Care Coordination Expertise Support Better Health 2020 Strategy

Atlanta, GA (September 24, 2012) – Today McKesson announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MedVentive, a leading provider of population and risk management tools that drive transparency in healthcare cost and quality. MedVentive’s solutions will augment McKesson’s capabilities and experience to support providers as they become clinically integrated, engage physicians and patients to reduce costs, and transition to risk-bearing models such as accountable care. These areas are core to Better Health 2020™, McKesson Technology Solutions’ strategy to support customers’ use of information technology for better business, better care and better connectivity. Continue reading