CDN Highwinds Gets More Funding For Europe Expansion

This story was written by Rafat Ali.
Winter Park, FL-based Highwinds, a provider of CDN services which recently raised a big $55 million round, has raised more money, this time for a European expansion. The new funding is from European Founders Fund, though the amount was not disclosed. The previous big round was led by General Catalyst Partners and Alta Communications. Among Highwinds' European customers include multimedia giant Technicolor by Thomson. EFF is run by Sawmer Brothers, the founder of mobile content firm Jamba, and has invested in LinkedIn and Facebook, among others. More details in release.


By Rafat Ali

Comments

Watch CBSN Live

Watch CBS News anytime, anywhere with the new 24/7 digital news network. Stream CBSN live or on demand for FREE on your TV, computer, tablet, or smartphone.

Watch Now

New Android App

For your Android phone and tablet, download the FREE redesigned app, featuring CBSN, live 24/7 news.

Download
The all new
CBS News App for Android® for iPad® for iPhone®
Fully redesigned. Featuring CBSN, 24/7 live news. Get the App