We partner with highly driven entrepreneurs who are strong  
 technologists that can execute their vision 
Seculert   |   Upstream Commerce   |   BlazeMeter   |   FireLayers   |   ClickTale   |   AcceloWeb   |   6Scan
YL Ventures is fortunate to have the opportunity to work with some of the best core-technology software companies in and around the Internet space.

Investment Portfolio

Seculert

Seculert

Seculert protects your distributed enterprise from advanced threats by providing an integrated platform that analyzes malware communications, traffic logs, and suspicious files to identify both known and unknown advanced threats. Seculert's cloud-based solution requires no hardware or software. Founded in 2010 by security industry veterans, Seculert has offices in the US, the UK, and Israel. Customers include leading worldwide organizations from the financial, energy, and aerospace industries. News

Upstream Commerce

Upstream Commerce

Upstream Commerce transforms how retailers around the world grow sales and boost margins through real-time competitive insights, smarter pricing and optimal product assortment. By delivering automated, real-time intelligence and analytics, Upstream Commerce helps companies, across more than 15 retailing categories, optimize pricing, merchandising, promotion and lifecycle management. The company’s cloud-based solutions are purpose-built to simplify and streamline – on a massive scale – the complex data gathering, matching and processing required for actionable retail intelligence. In addition, advanced analytics build and test business scenarios, enable dynamic pricing and provide rich insights throughout the lifecycle of every product and category. Upstream Commerce delivers results for some of the most innovative retailers in the world, including Staples, Toys-R-Us, Shoebuy.com, Woodcraft and eBags. News

BlazeMeter

BlazeMeter

BlazeMeter (www.blazemeter.com) is a self-service, web and mobile load testing platform providing developers an enterprise grade, out-of-the-box performance testing solution. 100% compatible with Apache JMeter™. Start testing in under five minutes. BlazeMeter has over 15,000 users including banks, government agencies, retail sites, newspapers, online gaming companies, media streaming companies, SaaS companies and hundreds of start-ups. News

FireLayers

FireLayers

FireLayers creates solutions that empower organizations to control and protect their cloud applications usage and data to achieve the required levels of security, compliance and IT governance. FireLayers offers the industry's first policy-based platform for controlling, protecting and analyzing cloud applications and data. News

ClickTale

ClickTale - Mostly Exited

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 mostly exited ClickTale in April 2013. News

AcceloWeb

AcceloWeb - Acquired by Limelight (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

6Scan

6Scan

6Scan is the world's first website protection suite to offer automatic detection and fixing of security vulnerabilities. 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 has performed over one million website vulnerability scans to date and has over 60,000 users. News

Seculert   |   Upstream Commerce   |   BlazeMeter   |   FireLayers   |   ClickTale   |   AcceloWeb   |   6Scan
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