Nimble Partners With Call Center Software Developer


Santa Monica-based Nimble , which develops contact management software-as-a-service, has linked up its tools with call center software developer Talkdesk. The integration includes automatic synchronization of contact data across the two software products, including emails, calls,chats, tickets, notes, and more. integration saas talkdesk software center call nimble

Tipalti Ties Payments Service To Affiliate Tracking Software Developer


Tipalti , which develops an automated, mass payment platform for affiliate and other marketers, has integrated its service with CAKE , a provider of online campaign and affiliate tracking, the firms have announced. Tipalti develops software-as-a-service to streamline mass payments for affiliate networks, crowdsourcing and crowdfunding sites, and others, helping companies pay vendors using a variety of payment methods (direct deposit, ACH, PayPal, checks, prepaid card, etc.)

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We’ve even created an acronym for these kinds of services: software as a service (SAAS). Usually, a company provides subscription based access to subscribers allowing these subscribers to use software in the cloud. Business Data Development Network Saas Startups

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Lifeyo Acquired By SpotOn


Los Angeles-based Lifeyo , a developer of website development software aimed at small and medium-sized merchants, has been acquired by San Francisco-based SpotOn , SpotOn announced this morning. saas software development website acquisition merger spoton lifeyoFinancial details of the buy were not announced.

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As Unicorns Multiply, Bootstrapped Tech Businesses Holding Steady


Founded in 2013 by de Haaff and Chris Waters in the Bay Area, the company announced in July it had surpassed $40 million in annual recurring revenue from the subscribers to its software-as-a-service. Aha makes a program that helps project managers develop new product roadmaps, which are used by others in the customer’s business, from sales. Why do unicorns get all the attention? Brian de Haaff wonders this sometimes, especially as compared to his own tech business, Aha.

Corent Wins MapR Technologies


Aliso Viejo-based Corent Technologies , which develops cloud migration software, and AI and data analytics software developer MapR Technologies said this morning that MapR Technologies has selected Corent's SurPaaS platform to help customers access MapR's Data Platform for AI. MapR said the use of Corent's software will allow it to better monitor, analyze, and serve its customers, enabling subscription based, flexible, or dynamic pricing models to its customers.

Clubspeed Collects $20M


Corona, California-based Clubspeed , a software developer which develops software used by entertainment and activity centers to manage their business, has raised $20M in a funding round, according to investor Bellwether Financial Group. Clubspeed's software is used to manage both racing facilities and trampoline parks, handling everything from receipts and payments to offering up reporting tools and monile app.

Parasoft Links With Electric Cloud On Software Testing Support


Monrovia, California-based Parasoft , which develops software testing tools, said today that it has linked with Electric Cloud , a provider of cloud-based software testing services, to integrate their technologies. The two said the link would integrate Parasoft''s service virtualization tools and Electric Cloud''s software automation technology. parasoft electric cloud saas paas testing software development

GoGuardian Names CFO


Los Angeles-based educational software developer GoGuardian , a developer of. software for the K-12 market, said it has named Mike Jonas its new Chief Financial Officer. GoGuardian is led by CEO Advait Shinde; the company develops a range of software, including software for Chromebook management, plus software that helps educators identify learning patterns, protect students from harmful and distracting content, and also supports mental health.

K1 Investment Management Buys Digital Pharmacist


Los Angeles-based private equity investor K1 Investment Management has acquired Digital Pharmacist , a software development firm which helps pharmacists manage refill reminders and other marketing. According to Digital Pharmacist and K1, K1 is investing over $100M in Digital Pharmacist to help it with accelerating growth and product development. digital pharmacist digitalpharmacist merger acquisition private equity pharmacy software saas

Bonfire Backed Kittyhawk Finds New Funding


Kittyhawk , a drone software developer backed by Santa Monica-based Bonfire Ventures, has scored new funding from insurance company Travelers, the company said today. The company's enterprise drone software is aimed at used by professional pilots and fleet managers in media, insurance, energy, transportation, law enforcement and emergency management. boeing software saas flight vehicle aerial unmanned drone capital venture kittyhawk ventures bonfire

Clearlake Capital's Symplr Buys API Healthcare


Symplr , a healthcare risk and governance software developer which is owned by Los Angeles-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital , has acquired API Healthcare , a provider of healthcare human capital management software. According to Clearlake Capital, the buy will help it create a large-scale provider of governance, risk and compliance and human capital management software solutions.

Toba Capital Backs In $16M In Funding


Toba Capital , the venture fund run by former Quest Software founder Vinny Smith, has backed reporting and analytics dashboard software developer in a $16M Series B funding round. offers up reporting and analytics software specifically for SMBs and non-technical users, and is based in Orem, Utah. grow software analytics reporting venture capital saas toba business intelligence vinny smith

Alteryx Rolls Out On Microsoft Azure


Irvine-based data analytics software developer Alteryx is rolling out its Alteryx Server software on Microsoft Azure, the company announced this morning. Alteryx said the software is now available on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Alteryx develops software used by business analysts for data analytics. alteryx microsoft azure data analytics software cloud saas

Procore Collects $75 Million More, Now Worth $3 Billion


Carpinteria-based software developer Procore has raised $75M more in a funding round, bringing its valuation to a heady $3 billion, in a round led by Tiger Global Management, the firm said Thursday. According to Procore, the funding will go towards product development, partner platform expansion, plus hiring. procore venture capital unicorn investment software cloud saas

Mavenlink Raises $39M From Goldman Sachs


Irvine-based software developer Mavenlink announced this morning that it has raised $39M in a funding round from Goldman Sachs, as part of a Series D funding round. Mavenlink develops software used for work planning, managing projects, and financials, and working with and managing teams. sachs goldman saas management software work mavenlink

BlackLine Boosts Board


Los Angeles-based financial automation software developer BlackLine has added former Deloitte Advisory CEO Owen Ryan to its board of directors, according to the company. blackline financial automation software owen ryan executive deloitte saas cloudAccording to BlackLine, Ryan has over 30 years of experience in the industry, and currently is Chief Strategy Officer at Geller & Company.

AuditBoard Find $40M For Risk, Compliance Software


Los Angeles-based AuditBoard , a developer of risk and compliance software used to help auditors streamline their work, has raised $40M in a funding round, the company disclosed this morning. Los Angeles is becoming quite the hub for accounting software companies; the city already has one big public accounting software developer, BlackLine, and also has FloQast, an accounting software developer venture backed by Insight Venture Partners, Toba Capital, and Polaris Partners.

Cornerstone OnDemand Signs Italian Fashion Brand


Santa Monica-based human capital management software developer Cornerstone OnDemand has signed on Italian luxury menswear brand Canali as its newest customers. Cornerstone OnDemand said Canali is implementing its talent management software to better recruit, develop, and manage its people. csod cornerstone ondemand italy italian canali saas software human resources capital management

Classy: We've Hit $1 Billion In Donations


San Diego-based online nonprofit fundraising software developer CLassy said this morning that it has just hit $1 billion in total donations through its platform. Classy develops software-as-a-service products aimed at helping nonprofits manage their online fundraising, with a focus on social causes like environmental issues, child trafficking, human rights, and animal rights. classy donations nonprofit saas software cloud growth

Cornerstone OnDemand Wins ResCare


Santa Monica-based talent management software developer Cornerstone OnDemand announced today that it has scored a win with ResCare, which the company says is the nation's largest provider of services to people with disabilities. Cornerstone OnDemand said that ResCare will use its software to hire and train thousands of employees each year. cornerstone ondemand rescare talent management software customer training learning onboarding hiring saas cloud

Procore Acquires BIManywhere


Carpinteria-based cloud software developer Procore , which develops software used in managing construction projects, has acquired BIManywhere , a developer of software used for construction and facilities management. procore bimanywhere construction project facilities management merger acquisition saas cloud

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LogicMonitor Opens New London Data Center


Santa Barbara-based infrastructure and performance monitoring software developer LogicMonitor said today that it has opened up a new, European data center, as part of an expansion of business in Europe. LogicMonitor says it is specifically targeting the EU to offer up its software-as-a-service to companies still impacted by a slow economy recovery in the EU, to help them reduce their expenses through SaaS.

Snoop Dogg's Casa Verde Capital Funds Green Bits


West Hollywood-based Casa Verde Capital , the new, $45M investment fund run by rapper Snoop Dogg, is one of the investors in a software developer developing code for running cannabis businesses. green bits cannabis snoop dogg casa verde capital marijuana venture investment software compliance saas

Chrome River Wins University Of Minnesota


Los Angeles-based expense and invoice management software developer Chrome River says this morning that it has been selected by the University of Minnesota, to help modernize the University's expense management system. chrome river university minnesota expense invoice management software enterprise saas cloud

Procore Raises $50M More For Cloud Software


Carpinteria-based construction software developer Procore , which is led by Tooey Cortemanche, announced late Thursday that it has raised $50M in a new funding, led by ICONIQ Capital. The company's cloud-based construction software is used to manage construction projects. management project growth software saas construction capital venture procore

Chrome River Claims Record Revenues, Sales


Los Angeles-based expense and invoice management software developer Chrome River said on Thursday that it has had another year of record revenues and sales growth. chrome river invoice management expense software bain saas cloudThe company--which did not release any of its financials-said it grew its revenues by more than 32 percent year-over-year.

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ServiceTitan Links With ClearPathGPS For Vehicle Tracking


Glendale-based software developer ServiceTitan , which develops enterprise software to help manage residential HVAC, plumbing, and electrical services businesses, says it has linked up with vehicle tracking company ClearPathGPS. According to ServiceTitan, it has partnered with ClearPathGPS to integrate its technology with its software, adding real-time location and visibility data to its software.

Chrome River Wins Sonoco


Los Angeles-based cloud-based expense and invoice management software developer Chrome River Technologies has signed on Sonoco Products Company as a new customer, the company said today. chrome river expense management saas software invoiceFinancial details of the customer win were not announced, however, Chrome River said the deployment has it supporting expense reports for 20,000 employees across 34 countries. Sunoco is based in Hartsville, S.C.

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ServiceNow Acquires ITapp


IT cloud management software developer ServiceNow , which has major operations in San Diego, said this morning that it has acquired ITapp , provider of cloud management and DevOps software. servicenow merger acquisition cloud management software itapp devops saasFinancial terms of the all-cash transaction were not announced. ServiceNow said the buy will expand its capabilities, adding automation and management of public, private and hybrid clouds.

Kareo Partners With Medicfusion


Irvine-based medical office software provider Kareo and electronic health records software developer Medicfusion said Thursday taht the two are in a new, strategic partnership, covering the chiropractic market. According to the two, Medifusion's electronic health records (EHR) software for the chiropractic market will integrate with Kareo's billing, practice management, and marketing tools, specifically for chiropractic offices.

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Central Desktop Certifies With NetSuite


Pasadena-based project management and collaboration software developer Central Desktop said today that its SocialBridge SuiteApp software has been given "Built for NetSuite" verification. The certification means that the software meets NetSuite''s development standards and other requirements for working with NetSuite''s systesm. central desktop project management software netsuite cloud saas

SendGrid Ties Into IBM Cloud


SendGrid , the provider of email infrastructure for software developers which has major operations in Anaheim, said Monday afternoon that it has linked with IBM via its cloud marketplace. According to SendGrid, its applications are now available to software developers running their infrastructure in IBM''s cloud. Expected financial impact of the deal was not announced--apparently, IBM has another 100 software-as-a-service application available through that marketplace.

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Kareo Gets $29.5M For Cloud Medical Office Software


The surge in Southern California, cloud-based software investments continues today, as Irvine-based Kareo said this morning that it has raised $29.5M The company said it will use the funding for sales, marketing, and to enhance its software.

Epicor Buys ShopVisible For Cloud E-commerce, Ordering


Epicor , the enterprise software developer which has major operations in Orange County, said this week that it has acquired a cloud-based developer of management and e-commerce software called ShopVisible. ShopVisible is the second, retail e-commerce software company Epicor has acquired in the last two month. epicor shopvisible merger acquisition retail order saas software ecommerce