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Scalr

Today, we are very excited to welcome Scalr, the leading enterprise cloud management platform, to the OpenView family, after leading the company’s $7.35 million Series A. New funding will be used to expand Scalr’s national sales presence and further accelerate their leadership of the cloud management space. Enterprise cloud usage is moving out of shadow […]

OpenView seeks to expand participation in computer science for young women in the metro Boston area through its participation in Code.org’s third-annual Hour of Code™ OpenView Venture Partners, the leading expansion-stage B2B software venture capital firm, will host an hour-long coding workshop for Code.org’s third-annual Hour of Code, a campaign aimed at increasing global participation […]

OpenView is pleased to announce the addition of Rufus King as our first Chief Legal Officer. A venture lawyer by trade, Rufus brings over 25 years of experience spanning work in both the academic and private sectors. In his role as Chief Legal Officer, Rufus will work to further improve OpenView’s legal processes while facilitating interactions between our portfolio […]

Today we are very pleased to announce that Barracuda Networks, Inc. [NYSE: CUDA] has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire OpenView’s portfolio company, Intronis, a market-leader in providing data protection solutions to MSPs. The acquisition is set to expand Barracuda’s reach into the channel with the addition of Intronis’ 2,000 MSP relationships. Intronis became […]

Last year, Skytap, a provider of on-demand cloud environments-as-a-service, decided to overhaul its go-to-market strategy. The company was looking to transition from a transactional sales model, which focused on small and mid-sized customers, to a model that would allow them to target larger enterprise clients. While some growing pains were expected, Skytap had a lot on the […]