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7 PaaS Startups that Became Unicorns

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The number of successful companies in the PaaS industry and worth more than $1 billion is becoming increasingly hard to ignore.

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7 PaaS Unicorns Companies

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OutSystems

OutSystems

OutSystems helps enterprises have a new competitive advantage by allowing them to rapidly develop, deploy, and manage enterprise-grade apps.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $9.50

    B (

    June 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Boston

  • Started in:

    2001

  • Founders:

    Paulo Rosado, Rui Pereira

  • Industries:

    Data Integration, Developer Platform, Developer Tools, PaaS, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $208.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    12

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ApplyBoard

ApplyBoard

ApplyBoard is a study abroad platform that’s revolutionizing the way students find and apply for programs abroad.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.00

    B (

    May 2020

    )

  • Country:

    Canada

  • City:

    Kitchener

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Martin Basiri, Massi Basiri, Meti Basiri

  • Industries:

    EdTech, Education, Internet, PaaS, Sales Automation

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $479.91M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    22

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CircleCI

CircleCI

CircleCI is a continuous integration and delivery platform for automating development and IT operations procedures.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.70

    B (

    May 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Allen Rohner, Paul Biggar

  • Industries:

    Cloud Computing, Developer Tools, Information Technology, PaaS, Productivity Tools, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $312.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    11

  • Number of investors:

    23

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Reltio

Reltio

Reltio provides a cloud-native, SaaS data platform that synthesizes multi-source, complex data into a single source of trusted information.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.70

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Redwood City

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Anastasia Zamyshlyaeva, Manish Sood

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Data Integration, PaaS, SaaS

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $240.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    7

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Alloy

Alloy

Alloy is a developer of an identity verification technology that enables banks to identify fraud and manage identities effectively and simply.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.35

    B (

    September 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Evan Goldenberg, Joel Beal, Roberto Carli, Zack Reynolds

  • Industries:

    Business Intelligence, Consumer Goods, PaaS, Predictive Analytics, Retail, SaaS, Sales, Supply Chain Management

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $155.92M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    3

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AppDirect

AppDirect

AppDirect offers commerce solutions for enterprise companies and developers to drive engagement and revenue across online properties and emerging channels.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    October 2015

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2009

  • Founders:

    Daniel Saks, Nicolas Desmarais

  • Industries:

    Apps, Cloud Data Services, PaaS, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $1,044.16M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    9

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SnapLogic

SnapLogic

SnapLogic is a software company that provides a platform for enterprise cloud and big data integration.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    December 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Mateo

  • Started in:

    2006

  • Founders:

    Mike Pittaro

  • Industries:

    Cloud Computing, Cloud Data Services, Enterprise Software, Information Technology, PaaS

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $278.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    18

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