CrowdStrike, Inc., an Irvine, Calif.-based endpoint protection platform, completed a $100m Series D funding round.
The round, which brought total funding to $256m with a valuation of over $1 billion, was led by existing investor Accel with participation from CapitalG (formerly Google Capital), Warburg Pincus, March Capital Partners and Telstra.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its presence in domestic and international markets.
Led by George Kurtz, co-founder and chief executive officer, CrowdStrike provides a cloud-delivered platform that offers instant visibility and protection across the enterprise and prevents attacks on endpoints on or off the network. CrowdStrike Falcon protects customers against all cyber attack types, using signatureless artificial intelligence/machine learning and Indicator-of-Attack (IOA) based threat prevention to stop known and unknown threats in real-time. Powered by a proprietary threat graph, Falcon instantly correlates 40 billion security events a day from across the globe to prevent and detect threats.