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Hexadite

Hexadite

Hexadite is changing the way cyber incident response is done, with the first fully automated incident response solution that enables customers to rapidly investigate and close out all cyber alerts, in minutes instead of weeks. The Hexadite Automated Incident Response Solution maximizes customers' ability to investigate all alerts, post detection, to remediate the full extent of all breaches. This increases the customers' productivity, reduces ongoing costs associated with investigating and recovering from attacks, and strengthens their overall security. News

Seculert

Seculert

The Seculert cloud-based security platform fills the gap left by legacy perimeter defense and Breach Detection Systems. Seculert protects distributed enterprises from advanced threats by focusing on the malicious outbound network traffic that goes undetected by legacy prevention solutions. By combining Big Data analytics, machine learning technology and behavioral analysis, Seculert provides unique visibility on the final two stages of the malware kill chain. As a cloud-based solution, Seculert requires no hardware or software and provides full coverage for all sites and employees, including those working remotely and on personal mobile devices. The Seculert Platform dramatically improves the productivity of scarce SOC and Incident Response resources by providing faster and more accurate malware detection. News

BlazeMeter

BlazeMeter

BlazeMeter is the leading agile performance testing as a service platform provider. The company's products enable engineers to run load tests on any mobile app, website, or API, simulating more than one million concurrent users on a developer-friendly self-service platform from any of the public clouds and from inside the corporate firewall. BlazeMeter's agile platform is compatible with open source tools such as Apache JMeter and Selenium. The innovative platform significantly simplifies performance testing by providing developers easy integration with their native development environment, unlimited on-demand performance testing capacity, sophisticated results analysis and distributed testing across multiple geographic locations. More than 50,000 users, many from leading Fortune 2,000 companies such as Adobe, Cubic Corporation, DirecTV, Disney, Pfizer, Thomson Reuters and Walmart, rely on BlazeMeter for their performance testing needs. Founded in 2011, the company is headquartered in Mountain View, California. News

FireLayers

FireLayers

The FireLayers Cloud Application Security Gateway gives enterprises confidence to securely extend their use of cloud resources. It provides the granular control IT teams need to responsibly adopt cloud applications and create safe zones for employees to work productively while protecting enterprise data, networks and financial transactions from hackers, external threats and accidental risky behavior by employees. News

Upstream Commerce

Upstream Commerce

Global retail intelligence leader Upstream Commerce offers SaaS-based intelligence and analytics solutions that transform the way retailers price, select merchandise and manage products in order to maximize sales and optimize margins. The Upstream Commerce Suite of Solutions empowers retailers to base all shopper-centric decisions on real-time market data. The retail intelligence leader's highly configurable and flexible platform enables retailers to effectively manage their pricing strategy through accurately tracking and comparing product pricing, availability and promotions; pricing dynamically; optimizing product selection; monitoring MAP; and making relationships with suppliers better informed. Upstream Commerce delivers results to the largest and most innovative retailers in the world, including Staples, Toys "R" Us, Petco, eBags, Benchmark Brands, top fashion retail entities, and many others. News

6Scan

6Scan

6Scan is the world's first website protection suite to offer automatic detection and fixing of security vulnerabilities and malware. 6Scan's technology combines both active and passive protection, providing levels of security previously unavailable to all but the most high-end (and high-budget) sites. The product is easy-to-use and designed for website owners with no technical or security knowledge, and its pricing is affordable even for small websites. 6Scan's cloud-based platform has scanned 60 million pages in 2014 and blocked 6 million hack attempts.

 

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ClickTale

ClickTale - Exited to Amadeus Capital

ClickTale is the leader in Customer Experience Analytics, the next advance in web analytics, optimizing usability and maximizing conversion rates of any website. Its patented Customer Experience Visualization™ technology allows companies to see their customers’ true-to-life online experience at all levels of detail, from aggregated views to playable videos of users’ browsing sessions. Unlike traditional analytics platforms that assess page-to-page navigation, ClickTale reveals the customer experience inside the page. ClickTale Core™, an enterprise-class SaaS solution, is fast to deploy and provides immediate ROI. Serving over 80,000 customers worldwide including many Fortune 500 companies, ClickTale is the fastest growing company in its space. YL Ventures completely exited ClickTale to Amadeus Capital in several transactions between April 2013 and May 2014. News

AcceloWeb

AcceloWeb - Exited to Limelight Networks (LLNW)

AcceloWeb is the the pioneer and leader in browsing experience optimization, enabling websites to accelerate page load times by factors of 2x to 10x, without requiring server-side code changes or client-side plug-ins. AcceloWeb's proprietary technology can work with or without content delivery networks to provide near-instantaneous Internet browsing, thereby improving user experience and increasing revenues. AcceloWeb was acquired by Limelight Networks (Nasdaq: LLNW) in May 2011. News

Hexadite   |   Seculert   |   BlazeMeter   |   FireLayers   |   Upstream Commerce   |   6Scan   |   ClickTale   |   AcceloWeb
YL Ventures are a true partner in building FireLayers. In addition to funding, they take an exceptionally active role in supporting our rapid growth with strategic advice and operational execution."

Yair Grindlinger
Co-Founder and CEO
FireLayers

YL Ventures was invaluable in terms of introductions to customers, partners, suppliers, contractors and potential acquirers. In addition, the firm introduced us to management and board member candidates, helped with interviewing, and was instrumental in convincing candidates to join our team."

Ofer Gadish
Co-Founder and CEO
AcceloWeb

Yoav was one of the first to believe in us, and since then we have come to rely on his astute guidance and insights. Yoav is a visionary, big-picture thinker, marvelously attuned to the evolution of cloud computing, where it is going and the market opportunities it is creating. He has an uncanny knack for knowing what ponds to fish in and is tightly-connected with leading industry mavens."

Alon Girmonsky
Founder and CEO
BlazeMeter

Yoav understands the entrepreneurial process, with significant experience as a former entrepreneur – so a great sounding board for the team. He is a supportive partner who stands behind us. Yoav’s style is that of openness, straightforwardness and transparency."

Amos Peleg
Co-Founder and CEO
Upstream Commerce