AlienVault, a San Mateo, CA-based open and collaborative Unified Security Management platform, has closed a $22.4m Series C funding.
The round was led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) and Sigma, with participation from existing investors Trident Capital and Adara Venture Partners.
The company intends to use the funding to expand its sales, marketing and support functions as well as further invest in research and development.
In conjunction with the funding, KPCB Managing Partner Ted Schlein, will join AlienVault’s board of directors while Sigma Managing Director Bob Spinner will participate as a board observer.
Led by President & CEO Barmak Meftah, the company provides organizations of all types and sizes with its AlienVault Unified Security Management™ (AV-USM™) platform, which has five essential security capabilities built-in:
behavioral monitoring and