CIQ, a Reno, Nevada-based software program infrastructure firm, closed $26M Collection A funding spherical.
The spherical was led by Two Bear Capital.
The corporate intends to make use of the funds to increase operations and its enterprise attain.
Led by Gregory Kurtzer, Founder and CEO, CIQ gives a software program infrastructure platform that works in each a part of the expertise stack to develop steady, scalable, and safe options for patrons and communities.
The corporate works by means of cross-pollinating enterprise, cloud, and hyperscale, with excessive efficiency computing and bringing forth an entire stack, from naked metallic provisioning/imaging, working system, containers, orchestration, and federated computing.
CIQ can be the founding sponsor and companies accomplice behind Rocky Linux, the premier community-maintained and freely accessible enterprise Linux distribution based by Gregory M. Kurtzer, one of many unique founders of CentOS.
With adoption already from telecommunications, media and leisure, oil and fuel, financials, massive retail, and HPC, CIQ lately introduced a partnership with Google Cloud to affix forces in providing assist for Rocky Linux as a direct, first-party Google supported providing.