Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Sensory Networks Raises $4.9M for Security Acceleration

Sensory Networks, a start-up developing acceleration technology for network security applications, closed US$4.9 million in new financing led by Accede Capital, formerly known as the Deutsche Bank Capital Partners Ericsson Deutsche Technology Fund. Existing investors Technology Venture Partners and the Individuals' Venture Fund also participated in the round.

Sensory Networks offers a line of antivirus and IPS solutions to security appliance vendors serving the SMB market. Sensory's product line includes a range of high-performance content scanning (PCI) acceleration cards, third party appliances and malware signature update services.

Sensory Networks is based in Palo Alto, California, with offices in Sydney, London and Beijing.

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