RapidDeploy, an Austin, TX-based provider of cloud software that enables public safety officials to reduce emergency response times and improve situational awareness, raised $12m in Series A financing.
The round was led by GreatPoint Ventures and Samsung NEXT. In conjunction with the funding, Ray Lane, Managing Partner at GreatPoint Ventures and former President and COO of Oracle, will join RapidDeploy’s Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the development and deployment of its Cloud Aided DispatchTM platform.
Led by Steven Raucher, CEO and co-founder, RapidDeploy provides Cloud Aided Dispatch (CAD) and 9-1-1 analytics software built by using modern Microsoft Azure Government Cloud architecture, and featuring location-based tools and interfaces.