Rig.dev, an Aarhus, Denmark-based open-source platform built on top of Kubernetes, raised €2 million in pre-seed funding.
The investment was from VC funds byFounders, Dreamcraft, and NP-Hard Ventures, as well as several smaller venture funds and business angels.
Founded in 2017, byFounders is a venture capital firm based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The firm seeks to invest in early-stage software-driven companies with a geographic interest in the Nordics and Baltics region.
Dreamcraft is a venture capital firm based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Founded in 2014, The firm invests in European tech-driven companies from pre-seed to series A.
NP-Hard Ventures is a venture capital firm based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Founded in 2021, the firm seeks to invest in companies operating in the software, cloud management, construction application programming interfaces, and industrial automation sectors.
Rig.dev Use of Funds
The funding will be used to scale the team, further develop the product, and begin commercialization. The investment was led by VC funds byFounders, Dreamcraft, and NP-Hard Ventures, along with smaller venture funds and business angels.
Rig.dev offers an open-source application platform for Kubernetes. The company aims to build a global platform that simplifies software development for the cloud by offering an open-source platform that helps developers build scalable backends and cloud infrastructure more efficiently. Rig.dev's platform is built on top of Kubernetes, a platform widely used for building scalable applications, and aims to set a new standard for software infrastructure that can scale to millions of users.
Round: Pre-Seed Round
Funding Month: September 2023
Lead Investors: byFounders, Dreamcraft and NP-Hard Ventures
Company Website: https://rig.dev/
Software Category: Open-source Application Platform for Kubernetes
Source: Nicolai Sabro Hansen, Press Consultant