Microsoft is an American multinational corporation that develops customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP), and business solutions software for small- and medium-sized enterprises and businesses. They also offer a range of software products and services for computing devices, including Windows operating system, Microsoft Office, and Xbox gaming consoles. Microsoft provides service plans, self-support, training, and documentation for its products. The company markets and distributes its products through various channels, including original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and online platforms. Microsoft also operates global initiatives like Microsoft Accelerator, which empower entrepreneurs to build great companies. With headquarters in Redmond, Washington, Microsoft aims to support startups worldwide through programs like Microsoft Ventures Accelerator and Microsoft for Startups.

Frank Brod

Corporate VP Finance and Administration and Chief Accounting Officer

Michael Brown

VP of Finance

Margo Day

VP, U.S. Education

Michael Fry

Partner and Channel Programs Manager, Kinect for Windows

Scott Guthrie

Head, Cloud + AI Platform

Phil Harrison

Corporate VP

Peggy Johnson

EVP, Business Development

Kevin Viet Le

Senior Student Partner

Srinivas Penumaka

Director, CRM Partners

Steven Sinofsky

SVP, Windows and Windows Live Product Development

Robert Stutz

Corporate VP

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Non Equity Assistance in 2017
Soda Mobility is a technological innovation company focusing on smart vehicle and intelligent mobility solution. They have proven technique on telematics, car-sharing solution and data-driven SaaS platform. SODA is building the platform to power the Next Mobility. They are driving the Internet of vehicle and pushing the pulse of next mobility with the power of big data, the mobile internet and innovation of cooperative economy. Soda Mobility offer end-to-end solutions enabling mobility operators to launch large-scale car-sharing services. their solutions provide robust In-Car Technology, complying with automotive standards, a Back Office facilitating daily operations and white-labeled Mobile Apps offering a seamless and intuitive user experience.


Non Equity Assistance in 2012
Testin is the global leader in One-Stop-Application cloud testing services for applications such as web, mobile web, H5, native mobile APP, Lite APP, mobile games, VR/AR, wearable, AI, smart home, smart driving, IoT and industrial APP developers to provide the necessary one-stop testing services and quality assurance. Testin is the disruptor of the traditional software testing service mode, combine AI automated real device SaaS testing, crowdsourcing testing, full stack security testing and continuous big data analysis, succeeded not only in capturing the domestic market of China but also in sett its foot of the global arena, has now continued to serve more than 800,000 developers with their 2.3+ million APPs, branding clients including most tier 1 internet entities and McDonald’s, Nestle, Starbucks, Daimler, BMW, Philips and Kabam, etc. Testin has been certified by ISO9000, ISO27001, ISO20000, ISO17025, CMMI3 and CNAS, aims to help developers to build confidence in their applications and ensure a good user experience. Testin has secured US$84.9 million in 3 rounds of IDG, Banyan, Haiyin, and CEL. Testin has been recognized as 2015 and 2016 Deloitte High-Tech & Growth Top 50 China, Red Herring Finalist 2014 Asia 100, 2015 Global 100 and 2017 Red Herring Global 100 Winner.


Non Equity Assistance in 2014
MobileReady provides a test run campaign that enables its users to run various applications on selected mobile phones. It helps developers to run their applications on various smartphone brands without the need to buy them all for mobile testing and get screenshots and execution reports within minutes. MobileReady platform is currently in public beta.

CipherGraph Networks, Inc.

Venture Round in 2014
CipherGraph Networks, Inc., a cloud virtual networking company, provides cloud Security as a Service solutions in the United States and India. It offers cloud security gateway solutions for security and mobility applications. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Pleasanton, California.

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Non Equity Assistance in 2016
Inqom is a Software as a Service based on AI which automates bookkeeping and generates balance sheet in real time. The solution processes and enriches accounting data to create centralized, standardized and intelligent accounting.


Venture Round in 2012
SCREEMO Ltd. provides interactive experience applications for customers in the United States and Europe. Its applications enable advertisers to create mobile to screen interactive advertisement campaigns on various digital screen. The company’s application also allows users to engage and enlarge its fans base through the digital screen; raise digital screen value and drive in-store sales; and measure aggregate statistics and analytics. SCREEMO Ltd. was founded in 2012 and is based in Herzliya, Israel.


Non Equity Assistance in 2017
ThreatBook is a security company that provides its clients with threat intelligence solutions. ThreatBook’s range of solutions consist of threat data, machine learning, and security research. Its product portfolio consists of threat analysis platform, threat intelligence subscription-based services, machine readable threat intelligence, and situational awareness. ThreatBook was founded in 2015 by Feng Xue and is based in Beijing.
Synthetik Applied Technologies LLC is a fast-growing technology start-up that is creating and developing breakthrough technology to mitigate the biggest threats to the world around us, including terrorism, extreme events and global environmental impacts. Founded in 2017 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Synthetik works with the US Air Force, DARPA, Department of Homeland Security, and NOAA for highly competitive innovative AI projects. In addition, Synthetik provides consulting services to the world’s largest insurance companies and maintains their state-of-art software platforms cityCORE, DeepVIEW, blastFOAM, and DeepSeaVision-AI.


Acquisition in 2018
XOXCO is a software product design and development studio. We create cutting-edge experiences through software. We believe technology should work for people. The company was founded in 2008 by Ben Brown and Katie Spence.


Acquisition in 2002
Navision offers small- and medium-sized businesses with an integrated software solution for enterprise resource planning. It provides businesses with financial, customer relationship, and supply chain management solutions. It combines a number of functions of the company in an integrated system. Navision provides real-time data, reports, and analytics about the ERP solution. It also provides security features that allows the customers to choose people and what they are able to access. Navision is acquired by Microsoft and is now named as Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Navision was founded in 2000 by Torben Wind and Jesper Balser.


Venture Round in 2012
The Flowtap Sales Acceleration App makes sales teams more effective. In sales, it’s getting harder to cope with information overload. Flowtap helps sales teams stay on top of things by combining learning data algorithms with a mobile app platform. Flowtap connects your calendars, emails and contacts to relevant company data and creates actionable fact sheets to optimize your workflows. Keep working as usual, we’ll let the right data come to you at the right time.

ClearMotion, Inc.

Series C in 2017
ClearMotion, Inc., an automotive technology company, develops a suspension system that makes automotive systems that use a combination of hardware and software to anticipate, absorb, and counteract shocks and vibrations that cars pick up from the road. It specializes in suspension technology, road surface mapping, and active seating motion control aspects. ClearMotion, Inc. was formerly known as Levant Power Corporation and changed its name to ClearMotion, Inc. in January 2017. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Billerica, Massachusetts with an operation in Nuneaton, United Kingdom.


Non Equity Assistance in 2014
an accounting solution to manage all your business incomes and spendings.

Expedia Group, Inc.

Venture Round in 2000
Expedia Group powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers.

Kebai Science and Technology

Non Equity Assistance in 2017
Kebai Science and Technology Co., Ltd. commits to the development of intelligent, high-performance, low-cost agricultural IoT systems. Their systems provide overall solution of precision and standardization management of irrigation, fertilizer, pesticide spraying, and cultivation mainly for facility horticulture and high value-added crops.They also provides environmental sensing big data monitoring, transmission, processing, mining and application services for agricultural non-point source pollution control, natural disaster prevention and mitigation, smart city, etc. They help farmers significantly reduce cost and to get substantial increase in crop quality and yield.


Acquisition in 2006
Winternals was the parent company operating Sysinternals, a web-based software featuring several freeware tools to administer monitor, and diagnose computers running Microsoft Windows operating systems. Winternals was acquired by Microsoft in July of 2006.


Acquisition in 2015
BlueStripe Software provides the next generation of transaction performance management solutions. BlueStripe’s flagship product, FactFinder, is the first management tool to monitor transactions and applications together with the underlying infrastructure, enabling IT Operations to know when transactions get stuck, where they get stuck, and why.

Sencorables LLC

Private Equity Round in 2015
Sencorables, LLC is a privately owned company. They, based on their "unique and patented sensor technology," develop products that "help people to better understand their properties, businesses and the world around them".


Acquisition in 2014
Mojang (mojäng: Swedish for gadget), pronounced /mʊˈjɛŋ/, is a Swedish independent video game developer founded in May 2009 under the name Mojang Specifications by Markus Persson, and most known for creating the popular indie game Minecraft. Its head office is in Stockholm.

GIANT Company Software

Acquisition in 2004
GIANT Company Software was a provider of internet security products, such as anti-spyware and popup inspectors. GIANT was acquired by Microsoft in December of 2004.


Non Equity Assistance in 2015
Hipventory provides a platform for visual product reviews that helps brands and e-commerce businesses master social proof.


Venture Round in 2014
Skoove is a fun music learning platform offering the world’s first interactive online piano lessons. Designed for beginner and returning pianists, the app works via web browser and delivers expertly designed lessons, giving real time feedback and adapting to your pace. Just plug in a keyboard or e-piano to get started. With Skoove, you learn how to play piano with hundreds of interactive, high-quality online piano lessons for beginner, intermediate, and advanced players. Their unique method guides you with real-time feedback as you play, letting you improve faster and learn everything you need to become a complete piano player.

Firefly Learning Ltd

Non Equity Assistance in 2017
Firefly Learning Ltd develops and operates an online tool that brings together teachers, students, and parents to help students learn more. It helps teachers make marking, students tracking, resource sharing, and keeping parents in up to date; enables students to learn independently and collaboratively; and engages parents and helps them involve with their child's education. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in London, United Kingdom.


Venture Round in 2013
BeehiveID is like Carfax for people - they identify bad actors online before they have a chance to commit fraud. They look at data created when people use the internet and find the interconnected patterns that real people have that fraudulent accounts do not. Conventional wisdom has shown that a person’s social networks build & enhance trust when interacting with others. Inspired by the time-tested and insightful approach to trusted interactions, BeehiveID’s proprietary Social Authentication Technology™ (SAT) uses sophisticated algorithms to understand how individuals connect with each other online and the unique digital patterns these online social interactions generate. Combining SAT™ with traditional anti-fraud detection approaches such as IP detection, Geo-location, Browser fingerprinting, BeehiveID has created a compelling digital identity verification solution.

Greenfield Online

Acquisition in 2008
Greenfield Global, Inc. produces alcohols, biofuels, and biochemicals for industrial, medical, and beverage applications. The company offers fuel ethanol, industrial and beverage alcohols, packaged alcohols, distillers’ grains, corn oils, and agricultural co-products. It serves customers in Canada and internationally. Greenfield Global, Inc. was formerly known as GreenField Specialty Alcohols, Inc. and changed its name to Greenfield Global, Inc. in May 2017. The company was founded in 1989 and is based in Toronto, Canada with alcohol packaging plants in Canada and the United States.


Venture Round in 2015
Atom is currently still in stealth mode, but we’re told it’s building “social collaboration tools” for mid- to small-sized enterprises. Creates social collaboration tools that help mid- to small-sized enterprises socialize and coordinate software.

Virtual farm and foods

Seed Round in 2017
Virtual farm and foods is a digital farm in Africa, where users can buy seed online, sow, nurture and harvest online or through SMS codes. They may harvest it online or through SMS codes within a month of planting


Non Equity Assistance in 2013
Beijing Heyha Technology Co., Ltd. is a private company engaged in developing educational software. The firm was founded in 2012 and is based in China.


Venture Round in 2013
Metaome is a big data company that delivers knowledge-mining solutions for the healthcare and life sciences industries. It helps its customers unlock creative ideas and provides a competitive and user-friendly way to generate actionable information as well as data through its proprietary semantic search and data integration engine, DistilBio. DistilBio can be easily customized and has applications in any industry that is data intensive. As DistilBio moves towards becoming the search engine for the life sciences, the underlying technology is ready to be implemented at the enterprise-level to integrate and link data across proprietary databases. The company has an agile customer-focused product development strategy and is committed to help scientists glean the best insights and value from data.


Venture Round in 1999 is the provider of music samples and data for use by Internet and traditional music retailers to facilitate the sale of music.


Non Equity Assistance in 2015
CaptainLeads is the first B2B community where members - SMBs & professionals - share their purchasing needs. For example, if you need to buy new computers, or legal servies, or a new car for your company, they'll send this information to 3 members of their network, who can provide exactly the kind of service their product you're looking for. In exchange, you'll receive highly qualified leads, because when one of their members needs to buy your service, they'll send him/her to you. The basic rule of their community is very easy : the more you share your own purchasing needs with the community, the more their community is going to send you back hightly qualified leads, in your area of expertise. For example, if you're a professional event planner, you tell us what you need to buy (venue rentals, catering services, transportation services, etc.). In exchange, CaptainLeads is going to put you in contct with customers who need your services (for example, corporations looking for event planners).


Acquisition in 2009
BigPark is a Vancouver-based interactive online entertainment company founded in 2007 by a group of passionate gaming veterans who have worked together for over 20 years. It was acquired by Microsoft in May 2009.


Acquisition in 2006
ProClarity develops advanced analysis and visualization technologies for Microsoft software. Founded in 1995, ProClarity is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and has been a leading provider of third-party analytics tools based on Microsoft’s BI platform since 1999. ProClarity gives organizations a simple, powerful and adaptable interface to insight, expanding on the power of the Microsoft business intelligence platform. ProClarity’s solution includes ProClarity Analytics Server (PAS), which augments Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services and works in association with Microsoft Office Business Scorecard Manager, Microsoft Office Excel and Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server. Today, more than 1,200 customers use ProClarity solutions with Microsoft’s comprehensive, enterprise-class, business intelligence platform. With this acquisition, ProClarity becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of Microsoft and will remain located in Idaho, USA.


Acquisition in 2012
After its acquisition by Microsoft, PhoneFactor became Windows Azure Multi-Factor Authentication. PhoneFactor provides tokenless two-factor authentication using phones. After you log in with your username and password, you receive a phone call to your pre-registered phone number asking you to confirm the login attempt. You press # to confirm the login, and you're in. If a bad guy steals your username and password and tries to use them to log in, *your* phone will ring, so he won't get in. The product is available in both Enterprise and Web versions. The Enterprise version integrates into a range common enterprise environments, including Citrix, Microsoft Windows, RADIUS infrastructures, IIS-based websites, and more. The Web edition is delivered in the form of an SDK in several programming languages, and can be used to add built-in support for PhoneFactor to your application.


Acquisition in 2015
Talko builds software and services for communications and social productivity, focused on new usage scenarios enabled by cloud-connected mobile devices. We are currently in pre-release product development.

One Store

Venture Round in 2021
One Store is a mobile app market that allows users to download apps that are limited in Korea only. It is run by mobile carriers SK Telecom, KT, LG Uplus and tech company Naver. It has combined its own four different platforms for Android-based smartphones and other mobile devices. Users can upgrade one of the apps to use One Store. It can be used on Android phones and tablets in Korea. It provides games, apps, mobile commerce, e-books, and video content to 35 million members. It was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Seongnam Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.


Seed Round in 2013
SkyGiraffe is a full-stack enterprise mobility platform. Their platform mobilizes back-end data to enable enterprise employees to manage business processes natively on iOS, Android, and Web. With a secure, code-free platform, SkyGiraffe extends enterprise data directly to mobile devices and provides customized, job-specific micro-moments that can read and write-back real-time data to existing backend systems. Backed by SGVC, Trilogy Equity Partners, Microsoft Ventures, 500 Startups and enterprise software angels, SkyGiraffe is based in San Mateo, CA with R&D in Israel.


Venture Round in 2013
Frilp (Friend's Help) is powered by your friends and an advanced algorithm that recommends the shops and services that is best suited for you. The goal of frilp is to greatly reduce the time and effort it takes for you to discover that one trusted business which you can use, at a time when you need it badly.


Corporate Round in 2023
Builder is a human-assisted AI that empowers everyone to independently build and operate tech products through two products that work together to be their virtual engineering team. Builder is on a mission to turn ideas into developed products for everyone. Whether you want to build something new or are already operating on the cloud, we empower a single user to achieve more by doing less.

Altitude Angel Limited

Non Equity Assistance in 2016
Altitude Angel Limited offers cloud-powered safety, analytics, and advanced capabilities for unmanned aerial vehicles and drones for commercial entities and consumers. The company's geospatial database covers more than 80 countries and is a key component of its autonomous drone navigation system. This allows any drone to tap into its situational awareness database, helping them go beyond the line of sight of the operator. Its flagship system, GuardianUTM, is a cloud platform capable of performing Unmanned Systems Traffic Management. Altitude Angel Limited was founded in 2014 and is based in Reading, United Kingdom.

Accelerated Pictures

Non Equity Assistance in 2015
Accelerated Pictures develops software that aims to help filmmakers make decisions. It is based in Seattle,WA,USA.

Moy Univer

Grant in 2012
MoyUniver is a mobile application and cloud service, providing access to educational services and intelligent knowledge base on more than 500 subjects.


Grant in 2016
Sponsoo is an innovative online marketplace that connects non-professional athletes and sport teams with corporate sponsors. Athletes and teams create a profile on, and sponsors search the database to find the perfect team(s) to sponsor. Important for German investors: Sponsoo is part of the INVEST grant programme that allows private investors to claim back 20% of their investment sum as a grant from the German Department of Commerce.

inXile Entertainment

Acquisition in 2018
inXile entertainment is a game development company focused on creating personality-packed games to gamers wherever they play; from the PS3 to the iPhone. inXile was formed in 2002 by industry veteran Brian Fargo, who turned one of the small developers of the fledgling game industry of the 80's into one of the top 5 publishers of the 90's. inXile entertainment has assembled a team of some of the most talented and experienced people in the software industry so that they can bring the highest quality games possible to home and portable video game systems.


Corporate Round in 2019
OpenAI is a non-profit artificial intelligence (AI) research company, associated with business magnate Elon Musk, that aims to carefully promote and develop friendly AI in such a way as to benefit, rather than harm, humanity as a whole. The organization aims to "freely collaborate" with other institutions and researchers by making its patents and research open to the public. The company is supported by over US$1 billion in commitments; however, only a tiny fraction of the $1 billion pledged is expected to be spent in the first few years. The founders are motivated in part by concerns about existential risk from artificial general intelligence.


Venture Round in 2015
ArtGuru consists of a small team of art and technology enthusiasts. What started out as an idea is now a fully-grown project. ArtGuru is your personal art assistant that stays in your pocket. Tag the artworks you love with the image recognition engine, grow your collection and share it. It will recommend you new pieces you will love, based on your personal gallery. In 2014 they were lucky enough to become one of the chosen start-ups of the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator program. The company is part of the Bizspark Plus program, and is leveraging Microsoft Azure to run the image recognition engine on five different servers. But they want more. And in 2015 they will embark on an even bigger journey. They are as excited as you are.


Non Equity Assistance in 2014
Stock Radar is a stock-analyzing application. The application provides analysis of individual shares. In other words it checks the sentiment analysis index of the optional share, market data, and the most comprehensive information of the stock market. It covers many levels such as primary level, technology level, emotion level, etc. Through Stock Radar, a computer is able to automatically calculate whether each person's analysis is correct or not. Users can choose to subscribe for high-yield specialists whose operating style is similar to theirs. Stock Radar is offered by a subsidiary company of Beijing Advent Glory Limited Function.

Venture Round in 2015 operates an online marketing platform. Its platform offers the knowledge of publishers, platforms, and content that target customers; details on value of real-time marketing funnel; and report on customer centric insights such as predicted revenue, CPA targets, and lead time. is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, United States.


Acquisition in 2021
Kinvolk are the Kubernetes Linux experts. Founded in Berlin, Germany in 2015 by a trio of open source technologists, the company established its reputation through ground-breaking projects such as the rkt container engine (developed in collaboration with CoreOS), systemd, and Weave Scope (BPF-based container monitoring). Kinvolk maintains and provides support for a number of open source projects including Flatcar Container Linux (a fork of CoreOS Container Linux) and Lokomotive (a Kubernetes distribution inspired by CoreOS Tectonic). As believers in open community collaboration, Kinvolk sponsors and co-organizes the All Systems Go! and Cloud-Native Rejekts conferences. Customers include major technology vendors, innovative start-ups, and end-users deploying Linux and Kubernetes.


Acquisition in 2008
Users with intelligent airfare predictions


Non Equity Assistance in 2013
an efficient communication management software that centralizes all company communications.


Venture Round in 2015
EverCloud Systems Ltd. is an innovative Cloud Services Broker (CSB), offering enterprises the ability to dynamically expand on-premise enterprise applications, such as web, mail, file and CRM servers, to public Clouds. Using our propriety multi-tiered SaaS platform customers will truly unlock the financial and operational benefits of cloud computing, while leveraging on their existing ICT investments. Cloud Computing is a great promise to organizations of all sizes, Cloud resources can significantly improve the quality of service for enterprise applications while reducing functional and operational costs, and yet Cloud still remains an unfulfilled promise for most businesses. At EverCloud, we believe that everybody should benefit from the Cloud. Our vision is to help businesses unlock the true potential of the Cloud. We understand that enterprises have invested significant time and resources into their IT systems, and what they truly want is to continue to operate as they have, only with added capacity. This is exactly what EverCloud provides them with: a low-footprint, transparent, and secure solution for expanding enterprise applications into public Clouds. We’re doing this by providing virtual hosting on public Clouds. Using our platform, customers select the enterprise application they need to expand, select the target public Cloud they want their application to run on and we do all the rest.No projects, no headaches, no new knowledge required. Just keep working.

Whale Communications

Acquisition in 2006
Whale Communications Ltd. provides business-driven secure access products. It provides secure access products, including secure sockets layer virtual private networks, and Web application firewalls, as well as application security, and endpoint security offerings. Whale's solutions provide remote access, content inspection, and granular access control. It enables businesses to protect corporate applications and data when accessed remotely by mobile workers, partners, and customers. Whale's Intelligent Application Gateway products enable various employees, business partners, and customer users to securely and easily access their critical business applications and resources. The Intelligent Application Gateway Express Edition provides secure remote access through the browser to widely used enterprise applications for a small number of users. It offers organizations out-of-the-box functionality and straightforward integration with existing enterprise directories, authentication schema, and Web Single Sign On. Whale's flagship Intelligent Application Gateway Enterprise Edition, is an application access and security appliance, designed to support an unlimited number of users in various configurations with independent policy sets. It offers professional services and training. The company serves Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, as well as government and public sector organizations. Whale Communications Ltd. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Fort Lee, New Jersey, with additional offices in Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Israel, and representation in France.


Seed Round in 2012
Applango is an application that helps IT managers, CIOs, and local SaaS administrators of SaaS-based businesses monitor their CRM usage, control costs, and improve user adoption. Its SaaS solution has shown to be able to predict customer experience and understands how customers are treated. It can predict which customers will be upset in the future even if they have not voiced a complaint. This results in enhanced streamlined services that help improve customer experience and service, which can lower costs 25%-50% at the first iteration. Applango was founded in 2012. It has been listed on the Salesforce AppExchange since September 2015 and has been a member of the Amadeus Explore program since 2018.
The HTYN is a not-for-profit corporation that has brought together leading technology businesses, forward thinking Governments, angel philanthropists and community entrepreneurs to support (1) the growth of community based High Tech Youth Studios, that includes encouraging investment into advanced digital assets (such as broadband, community Wi-Fi, mobile & Cloud technology), (2) a regional wide d


Series A in 2016
Laiye is an AI interactive platform that offers consumers and enterprises with intelligent assistant products developed with natural language processing, multi-turn dialog management, and context-based recommendation technologies. The company's main product, Wulai, enables enterprises to build chatbots. It also aims to help enterprise customers improve sales revenue, marketing ROI, and service efficiency through a business messaging and conversation solutions. Laiye was founded on 2015 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.

Digital Island

Post in 2000
CenturyLink is a global communications, hosting, cloud, and IT services company that enables its clients to transform their businesses and their lives through technology solutions. It offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, and IT consulting service to its customers. CenturyLink also provides broadband, voice, video, data, and managed services over a 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network. It operates in more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe, and Asia.

Fox Software

Acquisition in 1992
Fox Software Inc., a provider of data base software, which is used to store and retrieve information.


Seed Round in 2015
Slope develops and provides collaboration, workflow, and review and approval tools for producing business content. Its solution allows users to organize campaigns, initiatives, client work, and other similar projects into their collections; plan out deliverables, assign responsibilities, and set due dates for various projects; upload, store, and share files; collect feedback and approvals from internal and external collaborators; handle various multimedia files, including time-coded comments and image annotations; see what team is working and track progress across various projects; and manage team and organization, as well as includes notifications and activity stream. The company serves marketing managers, content marketers, video producers, creative managers, graphic designers, and creative agencies in the United States and internationally. Slope was founded in 2013 and is based in Seattle, Washington.
With upwards of $300M in annual transactions, our fast-growing network of 100+ GPs and 3,000+ investors is on pace to become the world’s largest network of real estate investment GPs and LPs. We streamline fundraising, asset management & capital distributions for GPs, and let their investors benefit from unprecedented transparency & experience via the only existing cross-GP investor portal. Covercy has a multi-national team of 25 and is backed by Fintech and Proptech leaders like Group 11 (formerly SGVC) and Silvertech Ventures.


Series C in 2016
The Mesosphere Datacenter Operating System (DC/OS) is a new kind of operating system that spans all of the servers in a physical or cloud-based datacenter, and runs on top of any Linux distribution. Mesosphere's DC/OS makes executing and managing applications in a data center just like launching applications on a laptop by running them on Apache Mesos.


Acquisition in 2006
Apptimum is a company that develops software to ease the transfer of applications to new computers. It's most popular product is PC Relocator, Published under the company name AlohaBob. Apptimum was acquired by Microsoft in March 2006.


Acquisition in 2019
Mover focuses on medium to large business cloud migrations and backups. Mover was created to streamline the process of transferring users data to the cloud. They can use Mover to change cloud-storage providers, back up their website or files, all while reducing user anxiety about how and where their data is being transferred. Once they are signed up, it takes just a few clicks to start their transfers.


Grant in 2012
MoosCool operates an artist promotion platform that enables composers of electronic dance music to host, promote and distribute music. The company is based in the Russian Federation.


Series C in 1996
Verisign operates the infrastructure for the .com, .net, .tv, .cc, .name, .jobs, .edu and .gov top-level domains, as well as two of the world’s 13 Internet root servers A and J, managing and protecting the DNS infrastructure for some 121 million domain names and processing more than 77 billion Internet queries daily. Verisign’s infrastructure assurance services, including Managed DNS, DDoS Protection and iDefense Security Intelligence, help to ensure online businesses are as available as the Web itself.


Venture Round in 2021
PT Bukalapak owns and operates an online e-commerce platform in Indonesia. The company sells products, such as bike, motorcycle, cars, parts, and accessories; mobile, computer, laptop, desktop, monitor, server, printer, scanner, hardware, accessories, processors, computer peripherals, smart watch, mobile accessories, power bank, household appliances, food products, and multimedia products. It also provides virtual financial products. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Adxstudio Inc.

Acquisition in 2015
Founded in 1998, as a privately owned and operated company under the trade name AppDepot Web Services Inc. Originally headquartered in Regina SK Canada with offices in Calgary AB, Toronto ON and U.S. headquarters in Redmond WA. Adxstudio began offering software products to the Microsoft software community in 2001 and became a Microsoft Gold Application Development and Customer Relationship Management competency partner. Adxstudio was acquired by Microsoft Corporation in Q4 CY 2015.


Non Equity Assistance in 2015
GeoSafe offers GPS tracking and CAD integration services for police, fire, and EMSs. The application works on iPhones, iPads, and PCs. The application offers its users with critical intel through viewing dispatch notes, unit statuses, pre-incident plans, fire hydrant locations, reduced daily overhead and dependencies with integrated timestamps, traffic stops, and crime center query features, and increased collaboration and awareness with instant messaging and agency alert feeds. The Query service provides law enforcement officers with instant, secure access to federal, state, and local databases and allows them to search multiple databases and offers authentications and compliance services. GeoSafe is a U.S.-based company that was founded in 2008.


Venture Round in 2015
Raiing Medical Company provides mobile medical monitoring devices. It offers smart fertility tracker for measuring and analyzing body temperature that helps the users for conceiving faster. The company also provides iThermonitor for smart monitoring children’s fever on iDevices. Raiing Medical Company was founded in 2008 and is based in Beijing, China.


Non Equity Assistance in 2015
CityFALCON is redefining how financial news is sourced, curated, distributed, and consumed. We transform unstructured financial content into structured data then deliver analytics, insights, and news in real-time on 250k+ topics from 3000+ sources, including premium non-public content and paywall-free access. We use automation, Big Data and AI techniques, and personalisation to democratise access to the financial markets and their data for everyone, from retail market participants and SMEs to large institutions and corporations. Current channels of delivery are web, mobile app, voice device, and API access, while Single Sign-on, CSV-based historical data sets, and one-time purchase packages are planned for the future.


Convertible Note in 2013
We are Styku. We provide health clubs, medical centers, and other wellness businesses 3D body imaging & body composition technology. Where weight scales fail to show progres, Styku successfully maps your shape, posture, body composition in 3D enabling you to see your progress. With a low cost camera rig, a turntable, and some sophisticated algorithms, we’re able to reproduce your body in seconds, then extract hundreds of measurements like your waist circumference, hip, chest, body fat %, and more. Professionals utilize our biometrics to track health- outcomes of their clients, motivating them to continue along their wellness journey. As a result, our customers see increased revenue, retention, and profitability. We are a data company compiling, arguably, the world’s largest and most valuable biometric dataset. Although we are heads down building marketshare, various industries are already requesting access to our dataset. Clothing, medical, insurance, gaming, security, and other verticals would love to leverage our 3D scans to build further insight into their customers, recommend and personlize products, and perhaps disrupt their own markets. We are well past product-market fit, profitable, and have experienced more than 125% Y/Y growth for two consecutive years. Well known gym chains like Gold’s Gym are currently rolling out our technology across all 150 of their clubs. And several leading fitness brands have executed LOIs to continue our expansion. In only 24 months, we’ve sold over 400+ devices to professionals and businesses in 30 different countries. As a result, our web platform has collected over 200,000 scans, and continues to aggregate new scans every 2-3 mins. We are pioneering a new field of 3D biometrics and scaling a new visual 3D dataset of the human body. With a team size of only 8 people, Styku has managed to bootstrap its way to positive cash-flow and 7 figure annual sales in only three years and with less than a million in outside funding. Styku is LA-based, a Techstars graduate, with a founding team who’s experience spans NASA, HP, Microsoft, and Tukatech and is now looking to raise strategic and/or institutional capital to finance the next stage of growth.


Non Equity Assistance in 2017
Ruff, a special Internet of Things development platform designed to let devs easily develop code in JavaScript to run on a variety of devices. The aim of the platform is to make it easier to develop for IoT, using development tools that web devs either already know or can pick up easily. Ruff is a JavaScript runtime specialized in IoT development. Ruff makes embedded coding easy and more efficient by providing HAL, asynchronous I/O, event-driven programming. Ruff already has a big community of developers on its platform and has an extensive library of repositories with support for a range of devices, including sensors, cameras, and LEDs that are used frequently in IoT hardware. The platform also simplifies the process by eliminating the need for cross-compiling, and also removing any requirement for kernel development. Ruff's focus is all about making embedded development easy. In order to achieve this, Ruff not only allow developers to build with JavaScript, but also provide a platform Rap Registry for developers to share their drivers, frameworks, and libraries.


Venture Round in 2014
Testin is the global leader in One-Stop-Application cloud testing services for applications such as web, mobile web, H5, native mobile APP, Lite APP, mobile games, VR/AR, wearable, AI, smart home, smart driving, IoT and industrial APP developers to provide the necessary one-stop testing services and quality assurance. Testin is the disruptor of the traditional software testing service mode, combine AI automated real device SaaS testing, crowdsourcing testing, full stack security testing and continuous big data analysis, succeeded not only in capturing the domestic market of China but also in sett its foot of the global arena, has now continued to serve more than 800,000 developers with their 2.3+ million APPs, branding clients including most tier 1 internet entities and McDonald’s, Nestle, Starbucks, Daimler, BMW, Philips and Kabam, etc. Testin has been certified by ISO9000, ISO27001, ISO20000, ISO17025, CMMI3 and CNAS, aims to help developers to build confidence in their applications and ensure a good user experience. Testin has secured US$84.9 million in 3 rounds of IDG, Banyan, Haiyin, and CEL. Testin has been recognized as 2015 and 2016 Deloitte High-Tech & Growth Top 50 China, Red Herring Finalist 2014 Asia 100, 2015 Global 100 and 2017 Red Herring Global 100 Winner.


Non Equity Assistance in 2016


Non Equity Assistance in 2014
BigData aims at providing personalized and customized solutions for vertical.

nCrypted Cloud

Seed Round in 2014
nCrypted Cloud, LLC develops a privacy, security, and collaboration platform that protects the privacy of personal and corporate data residing in the public cloud. The company’s platform enables users to protect files and folders, share and collaborate, and manage and view data interactions, as well as allows enterprises for corporate deployment, simple device management, enterprise forensic auditing, and policy management; mobile computing, social collaboration, and consumerization; and regulatory compliance. Its platform supports Windows, OSX, and Apple and Android mobile devices. The company was founded 2012 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.


Non Equity Assistance in 2015
Tredzone reach range of performance of the FPGA cards while keeping software flexibility.

Pymetrics, Inc.

Non Equity Assistance in 2016
Pymetrics develops neuroscience-based assessment and prediction technology to transform the way companies hire, retain, and develop their employees. It offers cognitive and emotional assessment solutions; and a personalized and dynamic recommendation engine for recruiting/hiring, retaining, and developing talent. Frida E. Polli and Julie Yoo founded Pymetrics in September 2013. Its headquarters is in New York City.

Citus Data, Inc.

Acquisition in 2019
Citus Data, Inc. develops and distributes database products. Its services include sales and marketing automation, online e-commerce, analytics and optimization, information and network security, advertising networks, and finance services. It serves community, cloud and enterprise industries. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in San Francisco, California with an additional office in Istanbul, Turkey. As of January 24, 2019, Citus Data, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation.


Venture Round in 2014
Personalics helps you to identify those users according to their specific demographic and behavioral analytics and to target them with the right micro content that captures their attention. Additionally, all create work for your advertisements is done in house for no extra costs.

Linglong Salon

Non Equity Assistance in 2016
Linglong Salon is a developer of a platform for urban females. The company provides a hobby forum and a mobile community for urban females.


Non Equity Assistance in 2017
Beijing QT-Parking Network Tech Co. Ltd (Short for QT-Parking) was founded in 2015, with the aim to become a global leading Green IoT company in the area of Smart transportation. Their vision is “QT, the Flowing Parking Space”. Their innovative cloud-base IoT solution (including IoT gateway “QT-BOX”, and PaaS “QT-Cloud“), QT-Parking provides OTT enterprise service suite “Intelligent Parking Management Service (IPMS)” to both property owners and government decision makers, while enabling car owners to book a parking space in advance everyday and ahead of an event (OPS). QT-Parking has a team of top-notch smart city experts, engineers, and business professionals who have worked in Fortune 500 Companies, and graduated from top universities. With rich industry experiences and connections, QT-Parking has won over trust and backing from many leading players in the real estate business in China such as Swire Properties, China Resources, Beijing Tourism Group, Bloomage International and also worked with different partners building city-scale smart parking platform in Wuhan, Tianjin and Chongqing.

ClearMotion, Inc.

Series C in 2017
ClearMotion, Inc., an automotive technology company, develops a suspension system that makes automotive systems that use a combination of hardware and software to anticipate, absorb, and counteract shocks and vibrations that cars pick up from the road. It specializes in suspension technology, road surface mapping, and active seating motion control aspects. ClearMotion, Inc. was formerly known as Levant Power Corporation and changed its name to ClearMotion, Inc. in January 2017. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Billerica, Massachusetts with an operation in Nuneaton, United Kingdom.

Xsight Labs Ltd

Series A in 2020
Xsight Labs Ltd manufactures chip-set semiconductors for data center and automotive sector. It develops technology for accelerating next generation, cloud-based, data-intensive workloads such as machine learning, data analytics and disaggregated storage. Xsight Labs Ltd was incorporated in 2017 and is based in Kiryat Gat, Israel.


Venture Round in 2013
Skanect is developed by the ManCTL company, a french-american entity founded in late 2011 by Nicolas Tisserand and Nicolas Burrus.

Human Inc

Series B in 2018
Human is a Seattle-based consumer technology company that builds products which put people's needs, relationships and experiences first.


Seed Round in 2013
ArtGuru is a product every art lover will love. You scan an artwork with the camera on your phone (or your Google Glass), we recognise it and we add it to your personal gallery. You can share that on social media and even become an inspiration for your followers. We do even more: we understand your tastes and we can suggest you what to visit next. We monetise offering premium services to museums, galleries, auction houses, etc. Museum can use ArtGuru as their audio guide system, providing premium content to their users, such as text, audio and even indoor positioning. They can monitor collection & visitors with our analytics tool. Our customers can get in touch with ArtGuru users with an "Artvertisement": select who your target profile is and reach potential customers via a push notification or a featured suggestion.

Ubi Interactive

Venture Round in 2015
Ubi Interactive is a technology startup based in Seattle, that offers a patent pending solution to turn every surface into a 3D multitouch-screen. All you need is a Microsoft Kinect and a projector in order to turn your favorite surface into an interactive touch screen. Ubi was selected by Microsoft as one of the eleven promising companies from all over the word to be part of its first accelerator program. During this program, Ubi has developed and perfected its technology, making good use of the technical and business guidance it received from Microsoft. Ubi’s unique technology has caught the world's attention and has been featured in CNN, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, GeekWire and many other places. Microsoft called Ubi’s technology as the future of digital displays and featured it in the World Partner Conference 2012.


Venture Round in 2015
KANgroup is committed to helping customers improve their personnel management and market competitiveness in the informatization process. The company's founding team consists of former executives from the world's top three staffing firms.


Non Equity Assistance in 2017
Bankorus is a blockchain banking platform for individuals and institutions, enabling you to buy, sell, store and lend digital assets simply and securely. Bankorus’ platform is being built to meet applicable regulatory requirements, and to support innovation around digital assets and blockchain applications.


Non Equity Assistance in 2012
Gaming platform for Windows Phone.


Non Equity Assistance in 2014
It 's not only on the benches of the school we learn . Kokoroe believes that the discovery happens from the ages of 7 to 77. At any time of year, at the corner of your street, can be the teacher that will make you the expert of Chinese culture from the seventh century, the ace of the future king Macaron or gardening. So if you are looking for a course, no need to find the ad at the baker or consult the 50 pages referenced in your search engine ! Kokoroe connects couriers knowledge and Jedi apprentices thirsty for knowledge !


Grant in 2021
23 New Street


Non Equity Assistance in 2015
Leancloud is engaged in back-end cloud services by providing developers with tools, platforms and services. The firm is headquartered in China.

Socedo, Inc.

Venture Round in 2015
Socedo, Inc., doing business as Socedo, provides automated social media lead generation solutions. The company allows clients to find their target audience, engage them, and fill their funnel. It discovers the social prospects that match their custom criteria then further qualifies them via predefined engagement workflow; and provides critical business insights into their custom criteria and their engagement with social leads. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is based in Seattle, Washington.


Series D in 2015
Cloudflare is a computer service provider and network security company that protects and accelerates the Internet application development.


Venture Round in 2000
RealNames is an online platform offers an internet naming solution and navigation system for internet users. It offers RealNames system, a naming solution for the HTTP protocol that simplifies internet navigation using keywords. It offers RealNames System, a naming system solution for the HTTP protocol that simplifies Internet navigation using keywords. The company's products are used by companies of various sizes, advertising agencies, ISPs and online services, search engines, and directory services. RealNames was founded by Keith Teare in 1996 and is based in San Carlos, California with offices in New York City, London, Hamburg, Tokyo, and Seoul.