TechTarget IT Knowledge Exchange, 11/13/2018
ClearSky Data today scored $20 million in funding and a partnership with Equinix to expand coverage for its managed storage services.
New investor Pear Tree Partners led the funding round, with previous investors General Catalyst, Highland Capital Partners and Polaris Partners participating. The funding brings ClearSky’s total to $59 million.
ClearSky Data launched in late 2015 with a managed service that uses on-premises appliances for hot data, its Points of Presence (POP) data centers for warm data and public clouds for data protection.