Funding History
Round Size Investors Date
US$3m Kickstart Seed Fund, Osage Partners 3 Jul 2013

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Cloud Technology Partners Takes Funding For Cloud Services, Software

Cloud Technology Partners, a Boston-based cloud services and software company for enterprises moving to cloud, has taken Series C funding from Rackspace, State Street Bank and Pritzker Group Venture Capital. Cloud Technology Partners will use the...

Read More31 Aug 16
Apollo Global Management Acquires Rackspace For USD4.3bn

US-based Apollo Global Management has acquired US-based cloud-computing company Rackspace for USD4.3bn. The deal will help to enhance Rackspace’s strategy and its innovation.

Read More29 Aug 16
CTP Snags Funds For Cloud Adoption

Boston-based Cloud Technology Partners (CTP), a provider of cloud computing consulting services, has snagged an undisclosed amount in a Series C funding round from managed cloud firm, Rackspace. In addition to investing in CTP, Rackspace will also...

Read More27 Apr 16
CrowdStrike Takes USD100m For Security Platform

California-based cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike has picked up USD100m in a Series C funding round led by Google Capital. Other backers included Rackspace, and pre-existing investors Accel Partners and Warburg Pincus. CrowdStrike provides an...

Read More14 Jul 15
CenturyLink To Buy Cloud Infrastructure Firm Rackspace - Rumour

Traditional telecom CenturyLink is rumoured to be preparing to buy struggling cloud infrastructure firm Rackspace. This acquisition would helps CenturyLink improve its cloud infrastructure services. Rackspace’s current market capitalisation of USD5.3bn...

Read More08 Sep 14
Cloudant bags USD12m for database management

Cloudant, a Massachusetts-based firm that offers management solutions for companies with large databases, has secured USD12m in a Series B funding round from Devonshire Investors, Rackspace Hosting and Toba Capital. Cloudant, which launched in 2008,...

Read More14 May 13
Rackspace buys web app error tracking startup Exceptional

Rackspace is buying web app error tracking startup Exceptional Cloud Services for an undisclosed sum. Rackspace offers web hosting services and will use the acquisition to boost the reliability of its cloud apps. Exceptional is used by more than 50,000...

Read More28 Mar 13
Rackspace buys database tool ObjectRocket

Cloud computing company Rackspace is acquiring ObjectRocket, a company that provides database services, for an undisclosed sum. ObjectRocket's database offering is MongoDB, which is part of the NoSQL family of database systems. The aquisition suggests...

Read More27 Feb 13
TrueAbility lands USD750,000 for recruitment technology

Recruitment technology firm TrueAbility has raised USD750,000 in a round of seed funding led by Rackspace. The San Antonio-based startup develops recruitment software that allows users to evaluate technical job candidates. TrueAbility’s flagship...

Read More15 Jan 13
Rackspace buys Mailgun for cloud email integration

Cloud hosting firm Rackspace is buying San Francisco-based startup Mailgun, which develops tools for email servers. With the acquisition, Rackspace customers will have access to Mailgun's services, helping them to integrate cloud email services into apps...

Read More28 Aug 12