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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)

20 Apr 2021

#F5Agility21 is here. Join us for today's session: How to manage #Kubernetes traffic, starting with the Ingress controller. April 20, 1:00pm PST bit.ly/3grQtka

20 Apr 2021

Last chance to register for our Virtual Workshop: NGINX Basics, co-hosted by @axcelinno! Register for this hands-on lab and learn about all the cool things you can do with #NGINX and #NGINXPlus. bit.ly/3uPUAdD

19 Apr 2021

Our goal at #NGINX has always been to provide the foundation our customers and community need to deliver modern #apps. Building on Maslow's hierarchy of needs for humans, we show how NGINX offerings satisfy an app's hierarchy of needs at multiple levels. bit.ly/3v13plc

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Key locations

  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Moscow, Russia

Runa invested

  • Oct 2011

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