HyTrust Inc., a Mountain View, CA-based cloud security automation company, raised $18.5m in Series C financing.
Backers included Intel Capital, Fortinet, VMware and In-Q-Tel, Granite Ventures, Cisco, Trident Capital and Epic Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to expand operations in the areas of sales and marketing, further develop its the cloud security platform as well as innovate in technological areas such as Role-Based Monitoring (RBM).
Led by Eric Chiu, President and Founder, HyTrust provides a cloud platform that delivers security, control, visibility, management and compliance to virtualized environments, serving corporations in a wide range of industries.
Partners include VMware, VCE, Symantec, CA, McAfee, Splunk, HP Arcsight, Accuvant, RSA and Intel Corporation.