Aqua News

Aqua Security announces industry-first container runtime security solution for Arm 64-bit environments

March 16, 2021

BOSTON – March 16, 2021 – Aqua Security, a pure-play cloud native security leader, today announced that its cloud native security platform now protects containers and Virtual Machine (VM) workloads at runtime on Arm®-powered devices. This enables Aqua customers to take advantage of the high density and cost-effectiveness provided by Arm-powered hosts and devices across […]

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Aqua Security raises $135M at a $1B valuation for its cloud native security platform

March 15, 2021

Aqua Security, a Boston- and Tel Aviv-based security startup that focuses squarely on securing cloud-native services, today announced that it has raised a $135 million Series E funding round at a $1 billion valuation. The round was led by ION Crossover Partners. Existing investors M12 Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Insight Partners, TLV Partners, Greenspring Associates […]

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We spoke to the CEO of the latest cybersecurity unicorn

March 15, 2021

Tel Aviv-based Aqua Security was arguably the first true pure-play cloud native security company to emerge as cloud adoption surged over the past decade. Now five years old, and with customers including JPMorgan Chase, as well as 100 of the Fortune 500, it just secured unicorn status with a $135 million Series E funding round, […]

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Container, Serverless & Cloud Native Security Flash – March 2021

March 12, 2021

Every year, spring brings new beginnings and new growth. For us at Aqua and the organizations relying on our services, this couldn’t be a more exciting time. Last week, we announced a $135 million funding round which values the company at more than $1 billion, elevating us to “unicorn” status. This milestone reflects our market […]

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Aqua Security reaches ‘unicorn’ status with $135M late-stage funding round

March 10, 2021

Cloud-native security provider Aqua Security Software Ltd. has just become the latest startup to achieve “unicorn” status after landing a big funding round that takes its value north of the $1 billion mark. The company said today it has raised $135 million in a Series E round of funding, bringing its total amount raised to $265 million. ION […]

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Aqua Security also joins the Unicorn club with a $135M Series E and $1B valuation

March 10, 2021

It used to be that Unicorn companies were something of a rarity, as their name hints. Now, though, it has become something of a common beast in the Israeli high-tech ecosystem. This time it’s Aqua Security that gets tagged with the Unicorn label, closing an impressive $135 million Series E funding round. The investment was […]

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Aqua Security Announces $135 Million in Series E Funding at a $1 Billion Valuation

March 10, 2021

BOSTON and TEL AVIV –  March 10, 2021 – Aqua Security, the pure-play cloud native security leader, announced today the completion of $135 Million in Series E funding led by ION Crossover Partners, putting Aqua’s valuation in excess of $1 Billion. The round included broad participation from Aqua’s existing investors, including M12 – Microsoft’s venture […]

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Cloud Security Firm Aqua Security Raises $135M To Add Clients

March 10, 2021

Aqua Security has closed its Series E funding round and notched a $1 billion valuation to scale from 410 customers today to thousands of customers within a few years. The Ramat Gan, Israel-based cloud security startup said it needs to keep improving its product, acquiring additional customers, and educating the market about cloud-native security to carry out […]

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