Illumio, a Sunnyvale, CA-based data center and cloud security platform provider, closed a $125m Series D funding.
The round, which brings total funding to $267m, was led by clients advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management with participation from existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, 8VC, Accel and Data Collective (DCVC) alongside new and other existing investors.
The company intends to use the capital for global expansion of field sales, marketing and customer support, as well as continued product R&D.
Led by Andrew Rubin, CEO and co-founder, Illumio provides a data center and cloud security platform that stops cyber threats by controlling the lateral movement of unauthorized communications through adaptive segmentation technology. The company’s Adaptive Security Platform™ visualizes application traffic and delivers continuous, scalable, and dynamic policy and enforcement to every bare-metal server, VM, container, and VDI within data centers and public clouds. The company serves enterprises such as Morgan Stanley, Plantronics, Salesforce, King Entertainment, NetSuite, Oak Hill Advisors, Workday, and Creative Artists Agency.