Kivu Technologies, a Vienna, Austria-based provider of scalable software for network analysis in the security industry, closed a €1.8m seed funding round.
The round was led by aws Gründerfonds and btov Partners with participation from APEX Ventures Ewald Hesse and Louis Curran.
The company is using the funds to bring its product to market in the upcoming months.
Established in 2016 by Robert Wesley (CEO), Jan van Oort and Christian Weichselbaum, Kivu Technologies uses artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to assist security industry analysts in narrowing down their data and connections to relevant, manageable networks in order to focus on pertinent content and behaviour.
The software can portray any data as a network, allowing analysts to answer time-critical questions efficiently.
The company has a multidisciplinary team of ten consisting of engineers, developers, data scientists, analysts and security professionals.