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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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21 May 2020

Join our webinar with @pingidentity to learn how to properly secure your #APIs and audit activities in a multi datacenter and cloud environment. 3 time zones to choose from! bit.ly/3bpU1NF

21 May 2020

"NGINX App Protect represents why NGINX and @F5Networks are better together. You get the market-leading #WAF and application security of F5 coupled with the portability and speed of #NGINX." @gusrobertson on introducing #NGINXAppProtect bit.ly/2ZoRgd9

20 May 2020

Last chance to register for the webinar today on NGINX as a Content Cache, one of our most popular use cases. We will demonstrate several options for managing content that ensure your users’ experience is of the highest quality every time: bit.ly/2WJ6I0F

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Key locations

  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Moscow, Russia

Runa invested

  • Oct 2011

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