Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Young Startup Virtual Server Management Company VKernel Raises $7M in Series B Funding


VKernel Secures $7M in Series B Funding.

VKernel Corporation, a provider of easy-to-use and quick-to-deploy virtual server management and optimization solutions, today announced it has closed a $7 million Series B round of funding.

"From the start, VKernel made the decision to take a different approach to this market using a high velocity sales and marketing strategy to offer low-cost, simple-to-use products that deliver instant value," said Alex Bakman, founder and CEO of VKernel. "As a result, we are quickly becoming a 'go-to' company for organizations wanting to optimize their virtual data center investments. This latest round of funding is validation of our strategy and our success to date."

Longworth Venture Partners, Hummer and Polaris are investors in Vkernel.

IT organizations should look for tools that will allow them to gain infrastructure performance, and ensuring that performance is delivered at the lowest possible cost.

1 comment:

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