Uniphore nabs $140 million for automated analysis of voice and video calls

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. Uniphore, an AI-powered platform that helps businesses understand, analyze, and automate their voice-based customer service, has raised $140 million in a series D round of funding. The company said it plans to use the investment to expand its existing conversational […]

Dead Cells Hits 5 Million Sales

Dead Cells is one of those indie roguelikes that’s an enchanting mixture of various elements, coming together to forge an experience that keeps you coming back even as you get sent back to zero time and time again. With that in mind, it’s hardly surprising that the title has just hit 5 million copies sold. You […]

Outriders Demo Hits 2 Million Players In First Week

People Can Fly and Square Enix reported that Outriders’ recent demo hit 2 million downloads across all platforms in its first week. Developers expect even more players to join Outriders on the game’s launch day on April 1. Outriders demo launched February 25 and included the title’s cinematic prologue with 2-3 hours of the full game. […]

Cipher Skin raises $5 million for mesh sensors that detect motion in real time

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. Cipher Skin, a startup developing a network of wraparound sensors that can deliver big data diagnostics, today announced it has raised $5 million in a series A round led by Boyett Group. The company says the funds, which bring Cipher’s […]

Hyas raises $16 million to accelerate cyberattack intercept technology

After launching its Hyas Protect service last year, threat detection company Hyas today announced a $16 million round to accelerate growth. “Hyas focuses on understanding … adversary infrastructure and understanding the communication patterns so you can block that communication,” Hyas CEO Dave Ratner said. Ratner explained that when bad actors are constructing a phishing attack […]

Lexer raises $25.5 million to unlock insights from retailers’ customer data

Lexer, a customer data platform (CDP) that helps retailers glean insights by unifying data from multiple systems and sources, has raised $25.5 million in a series B round of funding led by Blackbird Ventures and King River Capital. The raise comes as businesses across the spectrum rush to capitalize on the accelerated digital transition that […]

StorageOS raises $10 million to drive container storage adoption

StorageOS today revealed it has garnered an additional $10 million in funding to drive the adoption of a software-defined storage platform for containerized applications. While containers have been employed for some time, the bulk of those applications are stateless. Whenever data does need to be stored, it’s usually placed on a legacy storage system that […]

PerimeterX raises $57 million to fight bots and web app attacks

PerimeterX, a cybersecurity startup developing a platform designed to protect apps from malicious actors, today announced that it raised $57 million in growth capital, bringing its total raised to date to $144 million.  The company says the investment will be put toward expanding into new geographies and vertical markets as it looks to grow the […]

Creatio raises $68 million for low-code enterprise process automation

Creatio, a low-code process automation and customer relationship management (CRM) platform, has raised $68 million in a round of funding led by growth equity firm Volition Capital. The raise, which is the first external investment in Creatio’s eight-year history, comes during a boom period for low-code and no-code platforms, spanning everything from enterprise app building […]