Appwrite, a Tel Aviv, Israel-based open source Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform for web, mobile and flutter developers, raised $10m in seed funding.
The round was led by Bessemer Venture Partners and Flybridge with participation from Ibex Investors and Seedcamp, as well as individual investors Uri Boness, the Founder of Elastic and James Lidenbaum, the Founder of Heroku.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.
Led by Founder Eldad Fux, Appwrite is a self-hosted solution that offers developers a set of REST APIs to manage their core backend needs. It features include various authentication methods, a realtime database, storage, cloud functions, geo/localization APIs together with a fully featured dashboard and various access controls to ensure privacy and security. Designed to be self-hosted, Appwrite allows developers to host the service on any cloud provider or infrastructure.