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Nginx

Open source web server and load balancer service, which is used by more than 66% of the world’s busiest websites, including Netflix, Facebook, Airbnb, etc.

Runa supported the company since its foundation, and we have served as its investor from the first round in 2011 till its acquisition in 2019.

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Milestones

2011
Founded by Igor, Maxim, and Andrew
2011
$3M Series A round co-led by Runa and e.ventures
2012
Gus Robertson, former VP at Red Hat, joined NGINX as a CEO to drive sales and international expansion
2013
$10M Series B round led by NEA, e.ventures, and MSD Capital
2014
$20M Series B1 round led by NEA, Index Ventures
2018
$43M Series C round led by Goldman Sachs
2019
Acquired by F5 Networks for $670M enterprise value

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19 May 2022

Reporting for duty, live from Valencia, Spain #NGINX is back at #KubeCon showcasing our latest #opensource project #NGINXUnit. Meet the team in Pavilion 2, hall S86, or visit our virtual booth: bit.ly/3wzPPHV

19 May 2022

Why is the @F5 Distributed Cloud Web Application and API Protection Firewall Important? @buulam explains below. #gluecon Learn more: bit.ly/3sM81gm

18 May 2022

Feeling refreshed after that @gluecon coffee break? Yep, we are too! Meet us in General Session/Breakout 1 and let's discuss whether Gateway API is the future of #K8s Ingress. We want to hear your thoughts!

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Key locations

  • San Francisco, CA, USA

Runa invested

  • Oct 2011

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