Cinarra Systems, a Menlo Park, California-based developer of operator analytics and monetization technologies, raised $4.5m in Series A venture capital and strategic financing.
The round was led by Almaz Capital, with participation from Cisco and individual investors. In conjunction with the transaction, Geoffrey Baehr, a general partner at Almaz Capital, will join Cinarra’s board.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its team, accelerate product development and deliver new products to market.
Co-founded in 2012 by CEO Alex Zinin and Alexander Nikolaev, Cinarra develops technologies and platform services for real-time mobile data analytics and monetization in collaboration with mobile network operators and Internet application platforms. The company’s analytics software architecture, designed with carrier requirements in mind, is able to process large amounts of operator data and build in real time data insights that are then be monetized using its mediation platform that enables cross-industry integration.
Cinarra also has team presence in Singapore and Kazan (Russia).