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HPE to Buy This Data Center 'Unicorn' for $650 Million

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise plans to buy Simplivity, a data center technology company for $650 million in cash.

Simplivity makes what it calls “hyperconverged” hardware that combines a computer server and storage with networking. 304 more words

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Venture capital available for space-based companies

The Seraphim Space Fund of venture capital, currently worth £50 million, is set to boost European small, medium and start-up companies developing space-based applications, services and… 516 more words

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Female founders, apply now for Include Office Hours with Accel

Include Office Hours are coming to London! On Friday, December 2 from 4-6 p.m, partners from Accel will join TechCrunch to provide advice and feedback to startups.  408 more words

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Job Today bags $20M to grow its service industry hiring app in Europe and beyond

Accel-backed Job Today has pulled in a $20 million Series B round, less than a year after it raised its $10M Series A. The new round is led by Flint Capital, with participation from existing investors investors Accel Partners, Mangrove Capital, and Felix Capital. 906 more words

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Accel cofounder Jim Swartz: It hasn't burst, but it's a bubble all right

Earlier this week, the Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship, a “hub for entrepreneurship” in the center of Carnegie Mellon University’s Pittsburgh campus, was officially launched in an event attended by upwards of 600 students, alums, and professors. 786 more words

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The IPO window may be opening, but for investors, getting liquid is still complicated

Venture capitalists and their financial backers may be feeling a skip in their step this week, following the recently successful IPOs of several tech companies, including the cloud software companies Nutanix, Apptio and Coupa Software. 1,156 more words

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