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Out Spotting (Beautiful) Clouds

We're off and running in 2019, and our companies are trailblazing ahead!

Nimbella: New Investment in Serverless Computing


We’re excited to share our latest investment in the growing serverless computing space - welcome Nimbella!
'Nimbus' (cloud) and 'Bella' (beautiful) conveying their purpose - to make your cloud beautiful.

Nimbella was founded by an experienced, rock-star team led by Anshu Agarwal, Dr. Perry Cheng, Dr. Rodric Rabbah, and Eric Swildens. You can read more about the Nimbella origin story here!

Serverless computing, while growing at a rapid pace, is still nascent and lacking the abstractions, automation, and integrations that have proven necessary to accelerate the adoption of technology in new markets. Nimbella offers a pure serverless cloud, based on open standards, that fills the technology gaps and unifies the programming experience around serverless computing to deliver a complete and integrated solution that works across clouds. The Nimbella experience is designed with the developer in mind and is architected from the ground up for building applications and workloads with any characteristics, including event-based applications, long running applications, stateful workloads, and more complex use cases that employ artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Also... they are HIRING in Boston, NYC, and Silicon Valley. If you're interested in helping shape the future of computing, check out their career page HERE.
 

News

The Converge family has been making headlines

Rize 3D raised $15M in a Series B funding round from Converge, Dassault Systèmes, Innospark Ventures, and Sparta Group.

The partnership with Dassault enables Rize to integrate into Dassult’s renowned Solidworks software. Rize has been generating waves throughout the 3D manufacturing space being named as an IDC innovator, winning a Frost Sullivan Best Practices Award, and being nominated for the 2019 3D Printing Industry Awards.

Below: Rize CEO Andy Kalambi alongside Solidworks CEO Gian Paolo Bassi

Crayon recently announced a $6M Series A funding round led by Bedrock Capital enabling them to expand the capabilities of customers to analyze competitive landscapes.

Chainalysis secured $30M in financing in a Series B round led by Accel. They were also named to the 2018 CB Insights Fintech 250.

Congrats to TiE Boston on holding their successful Annual Gala for another year! TiE President and Converge partner Nilanjana Bhowmik announced that the TiE Boston Foundation will expand its flagship TiE Young Entrepreneurs program (TYE). The TYE program supports highschool-aged youth in ideation, team formation, and building a viable business.
Welcome to Matthew Pohl, who joins Converge as our new Marketing Coordinator. Matthew joins as a co-op from Northeastern University’s Honors College. He started his first company in 2013 within the Bitcoin mining space.
Think big, work smart, love the ride.
- Maia, Nilanjana & James
 

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