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Two weeks ago, PGi, a global leader in collaboration software and services, officially acquired our portfolio company Central Desktop. The acquisition is a great milestone for Central Desktop, and it is now able to leverage the ample resources of a publicly traded corporation that shares its vision and will support it to realize that. For […]

We’re excited to welcome SwiftStack, a leading software-defined object storage platform leveraging OpenStack Swift, into the OpenView family after leading their $16m Series B. You might be asking yourself, what exactly does being a storage platform that is software defined, object based, and leveraging OpenStack Swift really mean? The answer is enterprise storage, but with […]

I’ve been practicing scrum for several months now but recently had the good fortune of learning from Jeff Sutherland over a two-day Scrum course. In short, Scrum is an agile framework originally created with software developers in mind that organizes projects in small, iterative cycles and allows teams to measure their performance. If you’re interested in learning […]

David Skok, of Matrix Partners, has teamed up again this year with Pacific Crest, an investment banking firm with a specific focus on SaaS, to survey 306 SaaS companies. Our Market Insights team also lent support and therefore we are proud to present some of the survey results below. The survey covers a variety of financial and operating […]