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DescriptionVenture Capital Firm


Fund VII, 1/2010 $400M


Palo Alto, USA
505 Hamilton Avenue
Suite 200
Palo Alto, CA, 94301


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Trident Capital

Trident Capital is a venture capital and growth equity firm investing in Software, Services and Internet. Trident focuses on companies addressing the major technology challenges facing today’s enterprise, including IT security, Healthcare IT, Cloud computing, and online and mobile customer interaction. The firm targets growth equity investments up to $30 million in rapidly growing companies, often as the first institutional investor. Trident also leads select venture investments based on its unique sector insight and expertise, founder and network relationships, and outsized return potential. Founded in 1993, Trident has raised $1.9 billion of capital and is currently investing its $362 million Fund VII. The firm invests throughout North America and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Turn 1/2014Series E$80M9
Amprius 1/2014Series C$30M7
Sojern 12/2013Series C$10M5
Mocana 12/2013Venture Round$15M4
Extole 12/2013Venture Round$5M4
MedSave USA 10/2013Venture Round2
AlienVault 9/2013Series D$26.5M5
HyTrust 8/2013Series C$18.5M7
Prolexic Technologies 7/2013Series C$30M5
AirTight Networks 7/2013Series D$10M6
Host Analytics 4/2013Venture Round$6.5M4
Extole 1/2013Venture Round$7.6M4
Host Analytics 1/2013Series D$17M4
Fruition Partners 12/2012Series A$12M1
Flow Search Corporation 10/2012Seed$5M1
eXelate 9/2012Series C$12M4
Mocana 8/2012Series D$25M5
AlienVault 7/2012Series C$22.4M4
Syndero 7/2012Venture Round$3M1
Thismoment 6/2012Series C$22M2
Sojern 3/2012Series C$7.5M4
Solexant 3/2012Venture Round$30k3
Extole 2/2012Series C$10M4
AlienVault 1/2012Series B$8M3
PivotLink 1/2012Venture Round$13M3
Advanced ICU Care 11/2011Series D$8M4
BrightRoll 11/2011Series C$30M5
BlueCat Networks 7/2011Series B$16.8M1
Solexant 7/2011Series D$23M6
Jobvite 5/2011Series C$15M3
JiWire 5/2011Venture Round$20M5
mBlox 4/2011Venture Round6
Extole 4/2011Series B$6M3
8thBridge 3/2011Series B$10M2
Zeo 1/2011Series C$12.3M4
Neohapsis 10/2010Series B$4.5M3
Extole 9/2010Series A$5M4
Sojern 8/2010Venture Round$9M3
Appia 8/2010Series B$15M3
eXelate 8/2010Series B$16M3
Solera Networks 7/2010Series C$15M3
Solexant 6/2010Series C$41.5M6
Host Analytics 6/2010Series C$15M4
HyTrust 2/2010Series B$10.5M4
TriCipher 12/2009Venture Round$3M5
XATA 12/2009Venture Round$30M2
Zeo 12/2009Series C$8.3M2
HyTrust 4/2009Series A$5.5M2
PivotLink 2/2009Series C$10M3
TriCipher 1/2009Series D$12M5
Solexant 10/2008Series B$18.2M4
Profex 8/2008Series A$15.5M2
Turn 8/2008Series C$15M4
Sojern 7/2008Series A$16M2
Spire 7/2008Series A$9M3
DepotPoint 7/2008Series C$7M2
ECO2 Plastics 6/2008Series A$6.5M1
Senergen Devices 5/2008Series B$2.5M1
XunLight 5/2008Series B$22M3
Infopia 4/2008Series C$12M4
Turn 3/2008Series B$15M3
eGistics 1/2008Series E$7.6M1
Desi Hits 1/2008Series B$5M3
worldhistoryproject 12/2007Series A$3M2
KAYAK 12/2007Series D$196M9
Infotrieve 11/2007Venture Round$5M3
Voltage Security 10/2007Series D$12M6
RoyaltyShare 10/2007Series B$4M2
VIXXI Solutions 10/2007Series A$4M2
Solexant 8/2007Series A$4.3M4
Doppelganger 8/2007Series D$11M5
AccountNow 6/2007Series C$12.8M7
DepotPoint 5/2007Series B$4M1
RoyaltyShare 4/2007Series B$5M1
AirTight Networks 4/2007Series C$14.5M6
Perfect Escapes 4/2007Series A$2.5M3
Arxan Technologies 3/2007Series C$13M5
PivotLink 2/2007Series A$3.5M1
TriCipher 2/2007Series C$15M5
SideStep 2/2007Series C$15M4
Neohapsis 1/2007Venture Round$9M2
Clarus Systems 10/2006Series B$3.33M3
Tablus 10/2006Series B$16M2
Questra 8/2006Series D$12.5M3
Microland 8/2006Venture Round$11M4
RoyaltyShare 7/2006Seed$2.5M1
Surphace 5/2006Series B$3M2
Infopia 3/2006Series B$8M4
mBlox 2/2006Series D$25M5
HomeAway 1/2006Series B$160M2
Vidavee 1/2006Series A$6M1
AirTight Networks 12/2005Series B$12M5
Continuent 10/2005Series B$5.75M3
Vidient 10/2005Series B$12M4
Teranode 9/2005Series B$9.5M4 7/2005Series A$15M1
Webify Solutions 6/2005Series C$11.5M5
Arantech 5/2005Series B$10M5
Clarus Systems 5/2005Venture Round$5M1
TriCipher 2/2005Series B$10.1M4
Arantech 2/2005Venture Round$6.19M1
Turn 1/2005Series A$7.5M2
AirTight Networks 11/2004Series A$10.3M4
SideStep 1/2004Series B$8M1
Silversky 12/2000Venture Round$4M3



  1. Trident In Market Raising $400M Fund VII To Match Previous Effort ( [edit]
  2. VentureBeat ( [edit]
    Bloomberg ( [edit]
    GigaOM ( [edit]
  3. Digital Ad Company Turn Raises $80M, Stays Vague On Possible IPO Plans ( [edit]
  4. Amprius Raises $30M in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  5. Sojern Raises $10M in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  6. Mocana raises $15 mln in strategic funding; GE Ventures leads round ( [edit]
  7. Extole Raises $5M To Reward Customers For Promoting Products To Their Friends ( [edit]
  8. Trident Capital and HLM Venture Partners Announce Growth Investment in MedSave USA ( [edit]
  9. AlienVault Raises $26.5M in Series D Funding ( [edit]
  10. HyTrust raises $18.5m in Series C financing ( [edit]
  11. Prolexic Technologies Closes US$30M Series C Financing ( [edit]
  12. AirTight Networks Closes $10M Series D Financing ( [edit]
  13. VC Funding: Q2 2013 source [edit]
  14. Extole Secures $7.6 Million in Financing ( [edit]
  15. Host Analytics Raises $17M For SaaS Designed For The Finance Pro Who Wants To Move Beyond Excel ( [edit]
  16. As Enterprise Cloud Services Heat Up, Fruition Partners Alights On $12M To Tackle IT Specifically ( [edit]
  17. With $3 Million Raised, Flow Aims To Connect The World's Apps, Through Data ( [edit]
  18. eXelate Raises $12 Million in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  19. Mocana Raises $25 Million To Address Mobile App And Smart Device Security Market ( [edit]
  20. AlienVault Closes $22.4 Million Series C Funding Round Led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Sigma ( [edit]
  21. VC Funding: Q3 2012 [edit]
  22. Thismoment Raises $22 Million Series C Funding Led By Trident Capital For Social Brand CMS ( [edit]
  23. Sojern Raises $7.5 Million For Its Push Into Travel Tech And Targeted Travel Ads ( [edit]
  24. Solar startup Solexant raises $30M, but future unclear ( [edit]
  25. Social Marketing Platform Extole Raises $10 Million ( [edit]
  26. On The Heels Of Nabbing 7 HP Execs, Cyber Security Startup AlienVault Raises $8 Million ( [edit]
  27. PivotLink Secures $13 Million in Funding Builds Momentum in Retail Analytics ( [edit]
  28. Trident Capital, Inc. Invests in Advanced ICU Care® and Its ICU Performance Solutions ( [edit]
  29. BrightRoll Raises $30 Million Series C Financing ( [edit]
  30. BlueCat Networks Closes $16.8M Financing Round with Trident Capital ( [edit]
  31. XSeed Capital Source [edit]
  32. Exclusive: Jobvite Recruits $15 Million In Funding For Social Hiring Applications ( [edit]
  33. Location-Based Mobile Advertising Company JiWire Raises $20 Million ( [edit]
  34. mBlox closes new fund raising round with Singapore’s EDBI to accelerate growth and geographic coverage ( [edit]
  35. Extole Raises $6 Million in Series B Funding, Led by Norwest ( [edit]
  36. 8thBridge ( [edit]
  37. Zeo Receives $12.3M Third Financing ( [edit]
  38. Neohapsis Announces New Financing Round ( [edit]
  39. Extole Raises $5 Million For Social Media Marketing Tools ( [edit]
  40. Sojern Secures $9M in Venture Capital Funding ( [edit]
  41. TechCrunch ( [edit]
  42. As Regulatory Scrutiny Intensfies, Ad Targeter eXelate Adds To Second Round ( [edit]
  43. Solera Networks raises $15M for real-time network security ( [edit]
  44. Solexant Unstealths with $41.5M and a CadTel Recipe ( [edit]
  45. Host Analytics grabs $15M more for financial management ( [edit]
  46. HyTrust Raises $10.5 Million To Help Companies Virtualize Systems ( [edit]
  47. TriCipher lands $3M to provide single sign-on for apps ( [edit]
  48. SEC ( [edit]
  49. Xconomy Boston ( [edit]
  50. Virtualization startup HyTrust launches with $5M backing ( [edit]
  51. PivotLink announces $10 million funding ( [edit]
  52. TriCipher raises $12M for secure logins ( [edit]
  53. Solexant Corp receives a $18.17 million investment ( [edit]
  54. Profex Inc receives a $15.5 million investment ( [edit]
  55. alarm:clock article ( [edit]
  56. The Alarm Clock ( [edit]
  57. Elite Social Networker Spire Gets $9 Million First Round From Hearst, Others ( [edit]
  58. DepotPoint Secures $7 Million in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  59. ECO2 Plastics raises $6.5 million to recycle plastic ( [edit]
  60. Trident Capital - Venture Investments in Software and Technology ( [edit]
  61. XunLight News ( [edit]
  62. Infopia Injects $12 Million In New Venture Capital ( [edit]
  63. Paidcontent article ( [edit]
  64. Data archiver eGistics socks away $7.6M ( [edit]
  65. Desi Hits gets $5M more for South Asia entertainment portal ( [edit]
  66. Apex Venture Partners web site ( [edit]
  67. [edit]
  68. Infotrieve, Inc. Secures $5 million in New Financing ( [edit]
  69. Voltage raises $12M more for encryption technology. ( [edit]
  70. RoyaltyShare Receives Additional $4 Million in Series B Funding from Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments (BDMI) and Trident Capital ( [edit]
  71. EDGAR [edit]
  72. Solexant raises $4.3M for new thin film solar cell ( [edit]
  73. [edit]
  74. AccountNow, another company lending to “underbanked,” raises $12.75M ( [edit]
  75. DepotPoint Secures $4 Million In Series B Funding From Trident Capital ( [edit]
  76. RoyaltyShare Secures $5 Million Series B Funding ( [edit]
  77. AirTight Networks, wireless intrusion prevention co., raises $14.5M ( [edit]
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  79. Arxan Raises $13 Million in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  80. SeaTab Software raises $3.5 million ( [edit]
  81. TriCipher, an online user authentication company, raises $15M ( [edit]
  82. [edit]
  83. KSR, managed risk service co., raises $9M ( [edit]
  84. VoIP testing company, Clarus, raises $3.33M ( [edit]
  85. Tablus raises $16M for yet another content compliance software effort ( [edit]
  86. PE Week Wire: 8.16.06 ( [edit]
  87. Microland Secures USD11 Million Funding The funds raised from Cargill Ventures, Intel Capital, Trident Capital and JAFCO ( [edit]
  88. William Morris Invests in Online Royalities Firm RoyaltyShare ( [edit]
  89. [edit]
  90. Infopia Closes $8 Million Funding Round ( [edit]
  91. [edit]
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  93. EDGAR [edit]
  94. Air Tight ( [edit]
  95. Continuent Announces Launch and $5.75 Million Round of Funding ( [edit]
  96. Vidient Systems Raises $12 Million Series B Funding ( [edit]
  97. Teranode Corporation Raises $9.5 Million In Series B Funding ( [edit]
  98. Online Adware Company WhenU Gets $15 Million ( [edit]
  99. Article: Webify Solutions Raises $11.5 Million C Round Funding to Meet Growing Customer Demand. ( [edit]
  100. Arantech Raises $10M ( [edit]
  101. EDGAR [edit]
  102. TriCipher, Inc. Raises $10.1 Million in Series B Round ( [edit]
  103. EDGAR [edit]
  104. Paidcontent article ( [edit]
  105. AirTight Networks, wireless intrusion prevention co., raises $14.5M ( [edit]
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  107. Stripes Group Source [edit]
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