Aserto, a Seattle WA-based authorization as a service company, raised $5.1M in seed funding.
The round was led by Costanoa Ventures with participation from Heavybit Industries as well as angel investors Bob Muglia, former CEO of Snowflake; Mathias Biilmann Christensen, co-founder/CEO of Netlify; and Tom Preston-Werner, co-founder of GitHub.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate product development and broaden access to its private beta.
Co-founded by Omri Gazitt and Gert Drapers, Aserto is a cloud-native authorization service providing enterprise-ready permissions and RBAC for SaaS applications.
Aserto is a cloud-native authorization service providing enterprise-ready permissions and RBAC for SaaS applications. Its enterprise authorization will instantly provide:
- Fine-grained role- and attribute- based access control covering key enterprise requirements
- Zero-trust, real-time authorization, eliminating risk of unauthorized access from stale permissions
- A policy-as-code, GitOps-centric approach to authoring, editing, storing, versioning, building, deploying, and managing authorization rules
- Centralized management of authorization logs, simplifying SOC2 and ISO 27001 compliance
- Policy changes can be traced back to a git commit, meeting auditing requirements out of the box