FirstNews Briefs: Nexmo, GuardiCore, Viper Networks, Zetta.net
Nexmo today announced a strategic partnership with Telefónica O2. Under the new partnership, Nexmo will become one of Telefónica’s top 10 SMS partners, and enables Nexmo to further enhance quality of delivery for enterprise customers when delivering mission-critical, application-to-person (A2P) messaging.
GuardiCore today announced that it has closed an $11 million round of funding led by Battery Ventures, with participation from Greylock IL and undisclosed strategic investors. As part of the investment, Battery general partner Scott Tobin will join GuardiCore’s board. The company will use the venture funding to expand, productize and sell its technology, which tracks and eliminates intruders inside data center networks.
Viper Networks has announced that it, in partnership with Apollo Metro Solutions, has expanded a partnership agreement with ADALI Holding Vm by joining in the formation of the new corporate entity Adali Technologies.
Zetta.net today launched its new DataProtect 4.5 cloud backup and disaster recovery (DR) solution, allowing users to make full server image backups without requiring an appliance or a local staging drive. The new SaaS-based service delivers complete cloud backup and DR - from files to databases to server images - directly to the cloud, with integrated WAN acceleration for optimal transfer speeds.