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    Tuesday, September 5, 2017
    MapR Raises $56M More As It Eyes IPO
    San Jose-based MapR, the developer of big data software, said today that it has raised $56M more in a new funding round, led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. The new funding comes as MapR eyes an IPO. MapR's other investors include Future Fund, Google Capital, Mayfield Fund, New Enterprise Associates, Qualcomm Ventures, and Redpoint Ventures.

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    ForgeRock Finds $88M
    San Francisco-based ForgeRock, a developer of digital identity management software, said this morning that it has raised $88M in a Series D funding. The funding was led by Accel, and also included KKR, along with Meritech Capital Partners and Foundation Capital. Accel's Arun Mathew and KKR's Dave Welsh joins the company's board as part of the funding, along with Accel's Bruce Golden. ForgeRock says it has now raised $140M in total. Mike Ellis is CEO (More info...)

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    Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Buys Cloud Technology Partners
    Palo Alto-based Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced this morning that it has acquired Cloud Technology Partners, a provider of hybrid cloud consulting services. Financial details of thea cquisition were not disclosed. Cloud Technology Partners (CTP) was based in Boston. HPE said the move will help it extend its cloud consulting experience.

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    Roku Files For IPO
    Los Gatos-based streaming television and video device maker Roku filed for an IPO on Friday, saying that it is looking to raise up to $100M in an offering on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, under the symbol ROKU. The IPO is being underwritten by Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, Allen & Company, RBC Capital Markets, Needham & Company, Oppenheimer & Co., and William Blair. Roku is backed by Menlo Ventures, Fidelity, Globespan Capital Partners, and Twenty-First C (More info...)

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