BlueCava, Inc., Irvine, CA-based developer of a technology platform that provides a method for device identification and reputation processing, closed a $5m round of series A funding.
Investors include Mark Cuban and Tim Headington.
In conjunction with the funding, Mr. Cuban will join BlueCava’s Board of Directors.
He is chairman of HDTV cable network HDNet, owner of the National Basketball Association’s Dallas Mavericks, owner of Landmark Theatres, and author of Blog Maverick, a popular business blog for entrepreneurs.
Timothy Headington is founder and owner of privately-held oil and gas firm Headington Oil Co. LLC, a hotelier and film producer.
BlueCava will use the funding to accelerate the global expansion of its device identification and reputation technology.
The company’s technology platform provides companies with a method for device identification and reputation processing. It works with any computing device (PCs, smartphones, video game consoles and set-top boxes), so that businesses can detect, identify and track devices within their own environments (and retrieve valuable history about them).