Graphiant Inc., a Palo Alto, CA-based computer networking company, raised $33.5m in Series A funding.
The round was co-led by Sequoia Capital and Two Bear Capital with participation from Atlantic Bridge.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.
Co-founded by CEO Khalid Raza and CTO Stefan Olofsson, Graphiant is a stealth startup working on next generation networking technologies.
Raza was the co-founder and CTO of vIPtela and a Distinguished Engineer at Cisco. Olofsson was a key technologist at vIPtela and a Global Solutions Architect at Cisco.
Graphiant’s Board of Directors includes Bill Coughran from Sequoia Capital and Mike Goguen from Two Bear Capital, both of whom were Board members at vIPtela.