PowerCloud Systems, a Palo Alto, CA-based software platform provider for enabling Networking as a Service (NaaS), raised $6m in Series B financing.
The company intends to use the funding to enhance the capabilities of its patented CloudCommand™ online software platform and to expand sales efforts worldwide.
The CloudCommand platform enables networking OEMs and service providers to integrate cloud capabilities with their networking equipment and to deliver NaaS-based solutions for SMBs. The product’s initial implementations support Wi-Fi networking. In 2012, PowerCloud Systems will expand into additional networking categories while continuing to develop innovative cloud features.
Led by Founder, President and CEO Jeff Abramowitz, the company is a spin-out from PARC.
It is currently hiring (http://www.powercloudsystems.com/careers.php).