Ionic Security Inc., an Atlanta, GA-based provider of a data protection and control platform, raised US$45m in growth round of funding.
Backers included Amazon.com Inc., Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) and Hayman Capital as well as existing investors GV (formerly Google Ventures), Icon Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Meritech Capital Partners, and Tech Operators.
The company, which has raised US$122m in total funding, intends to use the capital to accelerate global adoption of the platform beyond the Fortune 100.
Led by Adam Ghetti, founder and CEO, Ionic Security provides a data protection and control platform for structured, semi-structured and unstructured data in emails, documents, applications, data repositories and machine data. Platform services include advanced data visibility, control, protection and insider threat detection/prevention.
The company, which also offers enterprise developer access to its platform through toolkits and APIs, serves millions of users worldwide in a wide range of industries including Financial Services, Public Sector, Retail, Healthcare, Enterprise Software and Manufacturing.
Ionic is working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide its services to Amazon’s cloud infrastructure and will soon be available via AWS Marketplace.