Datical, an Austin, Texas-based provider of agile database automation solutions, raised $8m in Series B funding.
The round was led by S3 Ventures with participation from existing investors Mercury Fund and Austin Ventures.
The company will use funds to grow its product development team, ramp up global sales, marketing and support resources and activities.
Led by Derek Hutson, CEO, Datical provides an agile database automation platform, which allows enterprises to automate database change management in application release cycles, which are becoming more frequent as organizations shift toward continuous delivery models and DevOps methods.
Founded in 2012, the company has been growing with users including developers and database administrators at Fidelity Investments, GE Transportation, eBay Enterprise, Deloitte and the State of North Dakota, among others.