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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 Neworks for $670M enterprise value

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04 Aug 2021

At @nginx we're always look for new ways to connect with our community, and one of the the latest is live streaming. Join NGINX Content Manager Marco Martinez @marcowhereru for a backstage tour of how he creates live-streamed content at NGINX. bit.ly/2VrjvrI

04 Aug 2021

The app landscape has changed dramatically. Modern apps are #microservices that run in containers, communicate via APIs, and deploy via automated CI/CD pipelines. Watch this tutorial to learn how to configure #NGINX App Protect as the WAF for NGINX Plus: bit.ly/3A7Cire

04 Aug 2021

Join keynote speaker Chris Wright from @RedHat, to learn how #OpenShift and #Kubernetes can help developers deliver applications at the speed demanded today. See you at #NGINXSprint Aug 23-25! bit.ly/3Cg9iz4

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Key locations

  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Moscow, Russia

Runa invested

  • Oct 2011

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