Vator News | August 9, 2011

Platform-as-a-Service provider offers framework for IT building and deploying on .NET

Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) company Apprenda announced Tuesday that it has closed $10 million in Series B funding led by Ignition Partners with participation from previous investors New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and High Peaks Venture Partners (HPVP). Before this new round, Apprenda had raised over $6 million from NEA and HPVP.

Frank Artale, managing director at Ignition and advisor for Apprenda since its founding, will join the company’s board of directors. Other board members include Simon Crosby (CTO at Bromium), Mark Leslie (founder of Veritas Software) and Les Trachtman (COO at Force3).