Global Cloud Marketplace ComputeNext Raises $4 Million in Funding

cloud-hosting-marketplaceComputeNext, a cloud hosting marketplace which was recently named a Gartner Cool Vendor in 2013, has just completed raising $4 million to build out its sales and marketing team. The new funding is part of a larger $10M round the company is raising to help build out the business development team in Bellevue, Washington.

Total funding for ComputeNext now stands at $8 million, which has come from a global network of angel investors.

Since 2011, ComputeNext has been developing the back-end of its cloud hosting e-commerce platform which supports a variety of customer use cases today, such as deployment of IaaS for IT infrastructure as well as the deployment of a variety of on-demand cloud service and software solutions from strategic ISV partners who cater to specific vertical use cases.

Softlayer, HP Cloud

The cloud hosting marketplace has onboarded a variety of cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) providers from around the world, and offers the most global locations from a single user account as well as normalized API access to a significant number of cloud hosting providers and platforms available today, whether custom-built, licensed or open source.

ComputeNext currently provides access to over 1,000 varieties of on-demand offerings such as cloud servers, storage, and software from over 40 global cloud hosting providers such as SoftLayer, CloudSigma, Rackscale, and HP Cloud.