Investors: Red Abbey Venture Partners and Quaker BioVentures.
Details: Produces biotechnology products and services. The company had previously raised $2.3M from Quaker BioVentures, Red Abbey Venture Partners, MedImmune Ventures, Maryland Health Care Product Development Corp. and Acidophil LLC.
Foster City, Calif.
Investors: Mohr Davidow Ventures (led) and X/Seed Capital.
Details: Develops molecular diagnostics to help correct genetic mutations. MDV’s Michael Goldberg and X/Seed’s Michael Borrus have joined the board.
Hara Software Inc.
Redwood City, Calif.
Investors: Jafco Ventures (led), Nth Power and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
Details: Develops on-demand environmental and energy management software. The company previously raised $6M in funding.
Investors: Khosla Ventures.
Details: Develops lithium-ion battery technology. The company previously raised $2M in seed funding from Khosla Ventures.
Investors: Intervale Capital (led) and Chevron Technology Investments.
Details: Operates an oil extracting plant that reduces the environmental impact of crude oil exploration and production. The company is founded by David Soane, and will initially focus on the oil sands of Alberta, Canada.
Blade Network Technologies Inc.
Santa Clara, Calif.
Investors: NEC Corp., Juniper Networks, Garnett & Helfrich and undisclosed investors.
Details: Provides data center networking technology.
Investors: Highland Capital Partners.
Details: Develops virtual meeting technology.
Investors: Sigma Partners (led), Comcast Interactive Capital, North Bridge Venture Partners, Spark Capital and Matrix Partners.
Details: Develops networking solutions for distribution of digital media services. The company previously raised $65M from Comcast Interactive Capital, North Bridge Venture Partners, Matrix Partners, Spark Capital, Accel Partners and Arris Group.
Los Altos, Calif.
Investors: Allegis Capital and Worldwide Technology Partners.
Details: Operates a secure payment platform. The company previously raised about $22M in funding from Allegis Capital, Worldview Technology Partners, Societe Generale and UMC Capital.
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Mix1 Beverage Co.
Investors: Highland Consumer Fund.
Details: Produces all-natural beverages. The funding will be used to help fund a national rollout.
Investors: Union Square Ventures and O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures.
Details: Provides online mobile social networking services.
Investors: ATA Ventures (led) and CMEA Capital.
Details: Develops online application and recruiting tracking solutions. The company has now raised more than $15M in funding.
Investors: Austin Ventures.
Details: A consumer-focused Internet startup operating in stealth mode. The company was founded by Manuel Rosso, an Austin Ventures entrepreneur-in-residence since last November. Rosso left Dell Inc. in 2006 after seven years with the company.
Mountain View, Calif.
Investors: Individual investors Tim Draper and Jeff Clavier.
Details: Operates as an ad sales platform.
Investors: SV Life Sciences (led), Covidien Ventures, EDF Ventures, Affinity Capital Management, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, TGap Ventures and Sapient Capital Management.
Details: Develops minimally invasive treatments for morbid obesity.
Investors: Goldman Sachs, North Hill Ventures, Acartha Group and Sigma Partners.
Details: Provides appliance-based messaging technology. The company previously raised about $26M in funding.
Alvine Pharmaceuticals Inc.
San Carlos, Calif.
Investors: Panorama Capital (led), InterWest Partners, Prospect Venture Partners, Sofinnova Ventures, Black River Asset Management and Flagship Ventures.
Details: Develops treatments for Celiac disease and other gastrointestinal diseases. The funding brings the Series A round up to $47.5M.
Palo Alto, Calif.
Investors: Atlas Venture, Benchmark Capital and DFJ Esprit
Details: Develops semiconductors focused on network displays. The company previously raised about $51M from AtlasVenture, DFJ Esprit, Balderton Capital and DAG Ventures.
Acadia Human Capital Solutions
Investors: Intersouth Partners (led) and C&B Capital.
Details: Develops strategic human resources software. Nate DaPore and John Smith, former executives at Benefitfocus, are president and CEO, respectively, of Acadia.
Details: Develops management software for the virtualized data center. The funding is the first close of a $5.89M VC round, according to a regulatory filing. The company previously raised more than $45M from Matrix Partners, North Bridge Venture Partners, Sigma Partners and BlueStream Ventures.
Investors: Individual investor Jim Caccavo of Steelpoint Capital Partners led the round and was joined by other individual investors.
Details: Provides 401k ratings and analytics.
Investors: DoCoMo Capital.
Details: Provides information capturing technologies. The funding brings the Series B round to $6.5M, following a previous investment from Troika Dialog of Russia.
Avere Systems Inc.
Investors: Menlo Ventures and Norwest Venture Partners.
Details: Develops enterprise storage solutions.
Mountain View, Calif.
Investors: U.S. Venture Partners and InterWest Partners.
Details: Develops storage caching solutions. The funding is the first close of a $12.7M Series A round, according to a regulatory filing. The company previously raised more than $24M from USVP, InterWest and Horizon Ventures.
Investors: Battery Ventures.
Details: Develops data storage appliances.
Riot Games Inc.
Investors: Benchmark Capital, FirstMark Capital and Tencent, a Chinese digital goods provider that operates an online gaming business.
Details: Publishes online games. Riot Games previously raised $7M in funding.
Palo Alto, Calif.
Investors: Granite Ventures, Intel Capital and Tallwood Venture Capital.
Details: Develops WiFi personal area network technology. The company previously raised about $25M in funding.