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Machinify Raises $10 Million in Series A Financing to Develop First “Data-To-Cash” AI Platform

BusinessWire -- New artificial intelligence company Machinify to radically reduce the cost and complexity of deploying AI that improves business performance.

Battery Ventures Acquires TTP Labtech Limited, Global Leader in Liquid Handling & Sample Management Technologies

BusinessWire -- TTP Labtech Ltd, an international leader in the design and development of automated instrumentation and consumables for life science research announces that investment has underpinned aggressive growth plans.

Mecmesin, a Specialist in Force and Torque Measurement Technology, Joins Battery Ventures’ Physical Properties Testing Group

BusinessWire -- UK-based Firm, Focused on Material-Property Testing, Joins James Heal in Group and Will Use New Resources to Fuel Growth

Battery’s Bonfire “burns bright” after US$108-million deal

The Record -- Bonfire, which specializes in software that streamlines the procurement process for governments and other public and private institutions, has been acquired for US$108 million.

Detroit-based StockX Secures $44M in Series B Funding Co-Led by Battery Ventures

PRNewswire -- The 'Stock Market of Things' also adds noted investors to lineup, including Steve Aoki, Karlie Kloss, Don C, Marc Benioff, and others.

Clubessential Holdings Announces Acquisitions of Performance IQ and Black Diamond IT Services

Business Insider -- Clubessential Holdings, the leading provider of membership and club-management solutions to the private club, college athletic and health and fitness markets, today announced two strategic acquisitions: Performance IQ and Black Diamond IT Services.

Battery Ventures Promotes Four Team Members as Part of Continuing Global, Multi-Stage Investment Strategy

BusinessWire -- Paul Morrissey promoted to principal for work with software companies in Europe and the US; Dallin Bills, Dan Nguyen-Huu promoted to VP.

Battery’s OpsGenie to be Acquired by Atlassian

BusinessWire -- OpsGenie, whose technology helps DevOps and IT-operations teams more seamlessly manage critical IT alerts and incidents, has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Atlassian, a leading provider of team-collaboration and productivity software.

Battery Leads $40M Series B Round for AuditBoard

TechCrunch -- With $40 million for AuditBoard's risk and compliance toolkit, LA's enterprise startups notch another win.

Is Boston’s Wayfair the next Amazon?

Boston Globe -- Excellent profile of Battery's Wayfair in the Boston Globe.

Battery Leads Series A for Autonomous-Vehicle Startup Kodiak Robotics

BusinessWire -- Kodiak Robotics aims to bring new technologies to the long-haul trucking market and to revolutionize freight transportation.

Siemens to acquire Battery’s Mendix

WebWire -- Siemens has signed an agreement to acquire Mendix, a pioneer and leader in cloud native low code application development.

Chelsea Stoner and Dharmesh Thakker Make List of 23 Top VC’s in Enterprise Tech

Business Insider -- Two Battery general partners make the elite list of top enterprise investors.

Dynament and Status Scientific, Manufacturers of Gas Detection Solutions, Join Battery Ventures’ Process Sensing Technologies Group

BusinessWire -- UK-based Firms to Operate Alongside Existing Process Sensing Technologies Companies Michell Instruments, Analytical Industries, Rotronic and LDetek

Israeli ad-tech company Cheq gets Series A funding from Battery

TechCrunch -- Cheq raises $5M for a proactive, AI-driven approach to safe ad placement

Battery’s Roger Lee talks to the Wall Street Journal

WSJ -- Roger helps unpack the "Top 25 Tech Companies to Watch in 2018."

LDetek, Manufacturer of Gas Analysis Solutions, Joins Battery Ventures’ Process Sensing Technologies Group

CNBC -- Canadian Firm to Operate Alongside Existing Process Sensing Technologies Companies Michell Instruments, Analytical Industries and Rotronic

Battery Ventures Makes Significant Investment in eLearning Platform Learnosity

PR Web -- Ireland-based Learnosity is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company specializing in digital learning technology. General Partner, Russell Fleischer, will become part of the Learnosity Board of Directors.

Battery-backed Clubessential acquires Stretch Internet

PE Hub -- Clubessential, which is backed by Battery Ventures, has acquired Phoenix, Arizona-based Stretch Internet, a streaming provider of college sports.

Battery Ventures General Partner Michael Brown Joins Board of the National Venture Capital Association

GlobeNewswire -- Emphasis will be on to promoting industry group’s goals of innovation, capital creation and economic growth.

Battery’s Glassdoor to Be Acquired by Japan’s Recruit Holdings for $1.2 Billion

Wall Street Journal -- Cash deal brings a leading employment startup inside a full-service human-resources powerhouse.

BounceX Raises $37M in Growth Round to Fuel People-Based Marketing Cloud

PRNewswire -- BounceX Secures Series B Round Led by Battery Ventures to Help Marketers Unlock the First New Scalable Revenue Channel in 10 Years

2018 Battery Ventures + Glassdoor “Highest Rated Cloud Companies to Work For” List Launches

GlobeNewsWire -- Glassdoor Partners With Battery Ventures for Second Year to Reveal the 25 Highest-Rated Public and 50 Highest-Rated Private Cloud-Computing Companies to Work For.

Battery Leads $10M Series A for Sensu

TechCrunch -- Sensu is an open source, full-stack operations monitoring and management system based out of Portland, OR.

Battery’s Neeraj Agrawal Makes the 2018 Midas List

Forbes - For the eighth year running Battery's Neeraj Agrawal makes the list, coming in at spot number 21.

Battery Ventures and Silver Lake to Acquire EDR (Environmental Data Resources)

PRNewswire -- Investment to Strengthen EDR's Leadership Position in Real Estate Data and Software-as-a-Service

Battery Portfolio Companies Featured in WSJ Story on Blue Collar Software

Wall Street Journal -- Battery portfolio companies ServiceTitan and Upkeep featured in story on software for the blue-collar workforce.

Battery Ventures Announces Acquisition of Network Traffic-Analytics and Incident- Response Company Plixer

GlobeNewswire -- Tech Executive Jeff Lindholm Joins Maine-based Company as CEO; Plixer Helps Customers Better Parse Network Data to Prevent Business Disruption, Security Hacks

Battery’s Panjiva Set to be Acquired by S&P Global

PRNewswire -- Global supply chain content provider will enhance S&P Global Market Intelligence's robust data and analytical offerings

Battery’s WebPT Acquires BMS Practice Solutions, the Leading Revenue Cycle Management Company for Physical Therapy

BusinessWire -- Deal brings comprehensive end-to-end clinical and business solution to outpatient rehab therapy market