Lucidworks, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of tools for companies to create data applications, raised $21m in venture capital funding.
The round was led by Allegis Capital with participation from Shasta Ventures and Granite Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to build the platform and accelerate growth.
Led by Will Hayes, CEO, Lucidworks provides a platform that enables companies to translate massive amounts of data into actionable business intelligence.
Built on Apache Solr, one of the largest open source projects in the world, the Lucidworks Fusion platform provides consumer retail and healthcare, insurance and financial services companies with the capabilities to create data applications intelligent search and data apps — at any scale.
Customers include Red Hat, Verizon, Sears, ADP, Staples, Cisco, MapR and Hortonworks, among others.