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Costanoa VC launches $100m cloud services fund


Palo Alto, Calif. – Costanoa Venture Capital, a Silicon Valley-based early-stage investment firm focused on the cloud services arena, said on Wednesday it has formally launched operations after raising $100 million for its initial fund.

It also has made its first 10 investments, funding data and analytics startups Datalogix, DemandBase, Guardian Analytics, Inflection, Intacct, iSocket, Lex Machina, LinkSmart, Return Path and Risk I/O.

Costanoa said it plans to provide seed- and first-round investments ranging from $500,000-$3 million.

Greg Sands, the firm’s founder and managing partner, previously spent more than a decade investing in cloud-based services companies, such as Allbusiness.com, Feedburner, Merced Systems, QuinStreet and Youku.

This article was also published in the Bay Area Tech Wire.

Related links:

Costanoa Venture Capital – http://costanoavc.com

Costanoa blog – Unveiling Costanoa Venture Capital, Where Cloud meets Data

Costanoa – press release [PDF]

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