Armorblox, a Sunnivale, CA-based provider of a natural language understanding (NLU) platform for cybersecurity, closed a $16.5m Series A funding.
The round was led by General Catalyst, with participation from:
– Ramu Arunachalam (A Capital),
– Ron Conway (SV Angel),
– Point72 Ventures,
– Robin Vasan,
– John Thompson,
– Gerhard Eschelbeck,
– Oliver Friedrichs, and
– DJ Patil.
Founded in 2017 by Dhananjay Sampath, CEO, Anand Raghavan, Arjun Sambamoorthy, and Chetan Anand, Armorblox provides a natural language understanding (NLU) platform for cybersecurity, analyzing sensitive information in emails and documents, and providing tools to intelligently detect, alert and protect against identity-related attacks and data loss.
Enterprises use the system to automatically create and adapt policies, continuously measure risk exposure, and reduce alert fatigue.