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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

Twitter (@nginx)

22 Oct 2020

Announcing #NGINX Ingress Controller Release 1.9.0 bit.ly/3m3UN8F #k8s #kubernetes

21 Oct 2020

The #API is changing the way network engineers think about their jobs, from day-to-day management to network architecture decisions. It's supposed to make your job easier, but where do you begin? bit.ly/37ioTBn via @bytesofcloud #netops

20 Oct 2020

We are happy to announce release 1.9.0 of the #NGINX Ingress Controller. This release offers more visibility, traffic policies, WAF capabilities, and more. Check out all the goodness here: bit.ly/3m3UN8F #k8s #kubernetes #microservices

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Key locations

  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Moscow, Russia

Runa invested

  • Oct 2011

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