Software-as-a-Service is becoming an increasingly important category in Europe. Now it finally has its own conference: SaaStock in Dublin (22 September).
Warsaw, Poland-based Prowly, which offers a SaaS tool for PR professionals that helps them jumpstart and manage online conversations, has raised $1.1 million in seed funding.
Danish SaaS company Siteimprove hasn’t waited until after the end-of-year holidays to announce a significant capital increase. American global growth equity firm Summit Partners this morning revealed that it has taken a minority stake in the company for $55 million. Founded in Copenhagen back in 2003, Siteimprove essentially enables publishers, marketers and other Web professionals […]
Spirent, the California-based company that specialises in verification, analytics and device intelligence solutions, has acquired Epitiro, a Welsh company that offers quality monitoring and benchmarking solutions for WiFi and ethernet connections. That makes sense: service providers and enterprises increasingly rely on WiFi to provide users with HQ voice, video and data services and access to […]
Talentsoft, one of Europe’s leading companies for cloud-based HR software solutions, has raised 25 million euros in a round exclusively led by Goldman Sachs’ Merchant Banking Division. That’s just south of the 29 million euros in revenue the software company expects to generate this year. Talentsoft, which has its headquarters in Boulogne-Billancourt near Paris, France, […]
Hungarian presentation platform Prezi has announced a collaboration with Logitech and added two new executives to the team as the company hits 60 million users globally. Jim Szafranski joins Prezi as chief operating officer and Jim Banister as Head of Product. Prezi has also entered a co-marketing relationship with computer accessories maker Logitech, who manufacture […]
Spanish startup Packlink, which operates an online parcel-shipping platform, has closed a financing round totalling $12.6 million.