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SOASTA  Acquired by Akamai Technologies (2017  amount undisclosed )

444 Castro Street 6th Floor
Mountain View, CA 94041
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) John Balen (Canaan Partners) Clint Chao (Formative Ventures General Partner) Ken Gardner (SOASTA Executive Chairman) Bryan LeBlanc (Jive Software CFO) Jeffrey T. Webber (J.T. Webber & Affiliates) Blake Modersitzki (Pelion Venture Partners Managing Director) Gary King (T-Mobile CIO)

Business description: SOASTA is the leader in cloud testing. Its web and mobile test automation and monitoring solutions, CloudTest, TouchTest and mPulse, enable developers, QA professionals and IT operations teams to test and monitor users with unprecedented speed, scale, precision and visibility. The innovative product set streamlines test creation, automates provisioning and execution, and analyzes real user behavior in real-time to deliver actionable intelligence, faster. With SOASTA, companies have confidence that their applications will perform as designed, delivering quality user experiences every time. SOASTA’s customers are many of today’s most successful brands including Avaya, American Girl, Bonobos,, Chegg, Experian, Gilt Groupe, Hallmark, Intuit, Microsoft and Netflix. SOASTA is privately held and headquartered in Mountain View, Calif. For more information about SOASTA, please visit
Customers include: AvayaBackcountry.comBonobosCheggExperianGilt GroupeIntuitMicrosoftNetflixQtrax ;  American Girl;  Hallmark
Partners include: 3Tera Acquia Amazon Web Services AppDynamics Appistry Aptana CA Technologies CSC GoGrid InfoStretch Mashery Microsoft New Relic Nimsoft Rackspace RightScale rPath SAVVIS uTest Zephyr ;  Armada Group ;  Chester Zoo ;  digitaria ;  Enomaly ;  FutureStream ;  Hexaware ;  iMega ;  Isomorphic ;  Mentora ;  PowerTest ;  Skytap ;  The Rackspace Cloud ;  Utopia Solutions

Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Dec 2014   Jul 2013
Capital raised: 78.6M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Akamai Technologies (2017  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Canaan Partners Pelion Venture Partners Formative Ventures Hercules Capital ;  The Enterprise Network;  The Entrepreneurs' Fund;  ROTH Capital ;  Macquarie Capital Section Partners

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Record updated: Mar 2017
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 2006
Headcount: 51-75
Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Dec 2014   Jul 2013
Capital Raised: 78.6M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Akamai Technologies (2017  amount undisclosed )