GuardiCore, a San Francisco, CA and Tel Aviv, Israel-based provider of internal data center security and breach detection solutions, raised $20m in Series B funding.
The round was led by existing investors Battery Ventures and 83North (formerly Greylock IL) with participation from Cisco Investments.
The company, which has raised $33m to date, will use the funds to invest in additional product research and development, expand its commercial reach through its global ecosystem and channel partners, and to accelerate its overall sales and marketing efforts.
Led by Pavel Gurvich, CEO and co-founder, GuardiCore provides the GuardiCore Centra™ Security Platform, which delivers internal data center security by stopping advanced threats through real-time breach detection and response. With production deployments across a wide range of verticals in some of the largest and most demanding enterprises in the world, GuardiCore’s platform has been designed to support virtually any data center environment, including bare metal, virtualized servers, Software Defined Networks (SDNs), containers and private and public cloud infrastructures.