Elisity, Inc., a San Jose, CA-based zero-trust networking and software-defined access company, raised $7.5M in seed funding.
The round was led by Atlantic Bridge. In conjunction with the funding, Brian Long, managing partner at Atlantic Bridge; Joe Pinto, chief customer experience officer at Pure Storage; and Ayman Sayed chief executive officer at BMC Software joined Elisity’s board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to scale its engineering, sales and marketing teams.
Founded in 2018 and led by CEO Burjiz Pithawala, Elisity secures access to enterprise assets and enterprise data via a unified policy and identity-based access solutions powered by AI. With Elisity, users, devices, and applications are authorized based on policy before they can communicate with organizational resources. The company serves enterprises in many industries, including manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, financial services, and healthcare.