Fluree, a Winston-Salem, N.C.-based startup that provides a data-first technology stack, received a seed extension round of funding with participation from Engage.
The investment follows a June 2019 $4.7M seed funding round.
The new funds will enable the company to expand the market penetration of its enterprise data management platform.
A Public Benefit Corporation co-founded by serial IT entrepreneurs and executives Brian Platz and Flip Filipowski in 2016, Fluree provides tech startups, government agencies and Fortune 500 enterprises with a platform to share, secure and build services upon data. The platform is an enterprise database that acts as the foundation for emerging online architectures that include AI, microservices, machine learning, the semantic web and consortium blockchains. The compamy recently announced a strategic blockchain deployment with the United States Air Force.