Friday, March 27, 2015

Rally Swizzles Branding, Drops Software From Name

Friday, March 27, 2015

Boulder-based Agile software developer Rally said Thursday that it is in the midst of changing its brand identity--changing its name, logo, tagline, and other branding--in what looks to be a switch away from its early, close ties to the Agile ...

 
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Thursday, March 26, 2015

Coresite Wins Major League Baseball

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Denver-based data center operator CoreSite Realty said Thursday that it has scored a big win, with Major League Baseball, via the league's MLB Network. CoreSite said that MLB Network has selected its New York campus for its first, outsourced data ...

 
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Red Canary Gets $2.5M For Endpoint Security Services, Technology

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Denver-based Red Canary, a startup focused on endpoint threat detection and security software, said this moring that it has raised $2.5M in a seed funding round. The funding was led by Kyrus. Red Canary, founded and led by Brian Beyer, said it is ...

 
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Google Fiber Nearing Launch In Salt Lake City

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Utah is continuing to be a hot market for the high speed Internet market, as Google said this week that it is about set to launch Google Fiber in Salt Lake City. Google said that Salt Lake joins Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville and Raleigh-Durham metro ...

 
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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Foundry Gets Exit At Triggit

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Boulder-based venture capital investor Foundry Group has scored an exit in its portfolio, with the acquisition of San Francisco-based online marketing and advertising firm Triggit. Triggit, which was based in San Francisco, was acquired by Gravity4, ...

 
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FullContact Bumps Latest Funding To $10M

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Denver-based FullContact, the contact management software developer led by Bart Lorang, said today that it has closed its latest funding round at $10M, bringing the company's total raised to $20M. The new funding was led by Foundry Group and Baird ...

 
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Pluralsight Ties Into LinkedIn Profiles

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Want to show off that new IT certification? Salt Lake City-based online technology training site Pluralsight is making that much easier for technology professionals, saying today that it has linked up with LinkedIn. Pluralsight that it has connected ...

 
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Lendio Gets $20.5M More For Small Business Lending Marketplace

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

South Jordan, Utah-based small business lending site Lendio, which is led by Brock Blake, disclosed today that it has raised $20.5M in a funding round. The funding came from Napier Park Global Capital, along with Blumberg Capital, North Hill ...

 
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Cotopaxi Finds $6.5M For Outdoor Gear With A Purpose

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Salt Lake City-based outdoor gear and apparel company Cotopaxi announced this morning that it has raised $6.5M in funding round, a Series A for the company. The funding was led by Greycroft Partners, and also included NEA, ForeRunner Ventures, Lere ...

 
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Monday, March 23, 2015

ON Semiconductor Scores New Two Letter Ticker Symbol, ON

Monday, March 23, 2015

Phoenix-based ON Semiconductor has scored a new, desirable two character ticker symbol, ON, the company said this morning, which will switch into play on April 6th. According to ON--which currently trades as ONNN on the NASDAQ--the symbol change ...

 
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Genius Monkey Finds $2M

Monday, March 23, 2015

Tempe, Arizona-based Genius Monkey, a developer of software used to programmatically manage digital marketing efforts, has raised $2M in a seed funding round. The funding came from Cypress Growth Capital. Genius Monkey is led by Clint Ethington. The ...

 
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Schoolrunner Gets $1.5M Funding From Colorado Impact Fund

Monday, March 23, 2015

Denver-based Schoolrunner, a developer of cloud-based software to help teachers manage student data, has raised $1.5M in a investment from the Colorado Impact Fund (CIF), the company said this morning. Schoolrunnner, which is ledby Charlie ...

 
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Friday, March 20, 2015

Zayo Plans Expansion In Ireland

Friday, March 20, 2015

Boulder-based Zayo Group, the provider of fiber, bandwidth, colocation, and other related services, is expanding in Ireland, and has inked a deal with a company in Dublin. According to Interxion Holding NV, which provides cloud and carrier-neutral ...

 
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Limelight Names Legal, Administrative Head

Friday, March 20, 2015

Tempe, Arizona-based Limelight Networks said late Thursday that it has named Michael DiSanto as the company's Chief Administrative and Legal Officer. The content delivery network operator said that DiSanto joins the company from Bingham McCutchen ...

 
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Thursday, March 19, 2015

GoDaddy Eyes IPO By End Of March

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Scottsdale, Arizona-based GoDaddy is expected to price its IPO on March 31st, according to financial documents being shown to possible investors in the company's IPO. The company--which set its expected pricing range this morning of between $17.00 ...

 
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Red Rock Biofuels Finds Funding

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Fort Collins-based Red Rock Biofuels, a developer of biofuels technology, said this week that it has raised a Series A funding round. The funding came from Flagship Ventures. Size of the funding was not disclosed. Brian Baynes of Flagship Ventures ...

 
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Yieldex Acquired For $100M

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Advertising technology developer Yieldex, which was started in Louisville, Colorado, has been acquired in a $100M cash and stock deal. Yieldex was acquired by fellow ad tech firm AppNexus. Yieldex is in an office park on Century Drive. YieldEx was ...

 
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GoDaddy Sets Anticipated IPO Range

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Scottsdale, Arizona-based GoDaddy said in a filing this morning, that it now expects its IPO at between $17.00 and $19.00 per share. The provider of web hosting, domain name, and other related services said in the filing that it has been approved to ...

 
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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Goal Zero Links Solar Panels With Third Party Products

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Salt Lake City-based Goal Zero, the maker of portable solar chargers and accessories for the outdoor enthusiast market, is looking to link up its products with third party manufacturers, saying today it has just launched a new program called Solar ...

 
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Boulder Power Looks To Displace Noisy Gas Generators

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Boulder Power Technologies, a new Boulder startup, said today that it has launched a new product aimed at replacing those noisy, gas powered generators you see at job sites or outdoor events. The company says it has rolled out a new product called ...

 
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InsideSales Raises $60M More

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Provo, Utah-based sales analytics software developer InsideSales said this morning that it has raised $60M more in funding, in a round led by Salesforce and Microsoft. Other investors in the round included Polaris Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield ...

 
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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Health Catalyst Gets $70M For Healthcare Data Software

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Salt Lake City-based Health Catalyst, a developer of healthcare data warehousing and analytics software, has raised a big, $70M funding round, the company reported today. The startup said the funding round was led by Norwest Venture Partners, and ...

 
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SolidFire Expands In Australia

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Boulder-based solid state storage developer SolidFire is expanding internationally, with a new office Sydney, Australia, the company said late late night. SolidFire said that it has appointed Steve Kelly as Regional Manager for Australia, as part of ...

 
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Needle Ramps Sales Team

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Salt Lake City-based Needle, the developer of technology and services which matches up consumers shopping on e-commerce sites with expert product advocates, said today that it has doubled its sales team, as it has seen accelerating demand for its ...

 
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Sling TV Launches On Xbox, Adds A+E Networks

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Englewood, Colorado-based Sling TV, the unbundled, Internet video subscription television service, has launched its service on the Xbox One, and also added a number of channels from A+E. Sling already offers its service on such devices as the ...

 
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Monday, March 16, 2015

Photobucket Buys Lasso Media, Brings Back Co-founder Welch

Monday, March 16, 2015

Denver-based online photo sharing and printing site Photobucket has acquired Lasso Media, the maker of the Lasso chat and photo messaging app created by former Photobucket founder Alex Welch and Chad Podoski. Financial terms of the buy were not ...

 
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BetterIt Gets Seed Funding For Business Feedback

Monday, March 16, 2015

Denver-based BetterIt Communications, a new startup looking to collect anonymous feedback for local businesses, said over the weekend that it has raised a seed funding round, which values the company at $3M. Size of the seed funding was not ...

 
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TapInfluence Names New CEO

Monday, March 16, 2015

Boulder-based TapInfluence, the developer of online marketing software, said last week that it has named a new CEO. TapInfluence said that Promise Phelon, a Silicon Valley technology veteran, has been named as CEO, with co-founder and former CEO ...

 
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Friday, March 13, 2015

Swiftpage Partners With Canadian Cloud Provider

Friday, March 13, 2015

Denver-based Swiftpage, the software developer which is behind the new Act! contact management software, has partnered with a Canadian cloud operator, TNG Networks, to offer up its products to small businesses. The two companies said the deal will ...

 
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Thursday, March 12, 2015

2lemetry Acquired By Amazon.com

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Denver-based 2lemetry, a developer of cloud software for the Internet-of-Things market, has been acquired by Amazon.com. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. 2lemetry was founded by Kyle Roche and Chris Chiappone in 2011, and offered up a ...

 
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Colorado Puts Out Call For New Venture Fund Manager

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The State of Colorado has put out a call for RFPs to venture capital firms to manage its third, venture capital fund, Colorado Fund III, according to an email from the Colorado Venture Capital Authority. According to the VCA, it is seeking requests ...

 
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X-IO Rolls Out Flash Array

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Colorado Springs-based storage maker X-IO has just rolled out a new product, an all-flash storage array, moving the company beyond its combined disk-flash systems into the flash-memory-only space. The company is targeting the storage for such ...

 
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Zayo Group Boosts Offering Size

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Boulder-based Zayo Group, which provides fiber bandwidth, colocation, and other services and infrastructure, said last night that it has boosted its secondary offering to 19,000,000 shares, up from an earlier 16,000,000 shares of its common stock ...

 
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Treehouse Interactive: Creating A New Enterprise Software Giant In Utah

Thursday, March 12, 2015


Utah has both a long history and a recent successful track record of creating growing, enterprise software companies, including many in the software-as-a-service and cloud market. This week, Treehouse Interactive, based in Draper, received $17M ...

 
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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Gorilla Logic Powers SNL40 App

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Are you a fan of Saturday Night Live? If you've downloaded the show's new SNL40 iPhone and Android apps, you can thank the folks over at Boulder's Gorilla Logic, which developed the app for NBC Digital Entertainment. Gorilla Logic, which provides IT ...

 
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