$31m Series B Funding was provided to Ascend.io, a Menlo Park, Calif., Data Automation Cloud company.
Tiger Global led the round with Shasta Ventures as a participant and Accel, an existing investor.
The funds will be used by the company to:
- Expanding into new markets and scaling go-to-market efforts are key.
- Extend its Data Automation Cloud to allow full multi-cloud data mesh automation.
Ascend.io, founded by Sean Knapp (CEO and Founder), is a Data Automation Cloud platform which provides advanced automation for data- and analytics engineering workloads. The solution unifies the core capabilities of data engineering—data ingestion, transformation, delivery, orchestration, and observability—into a single platform to empower any member of the data team—from data engineers to data scientists to data analysts—to quickly and easily build and deliver on the data and analytics workloads they need.
Ascend.io runs natively from data lakes and warehouses in AWS and Google Cloud. We will also expand support to include Amazon Redshift, AWS Glue and Microsoft Azure Synapse.