Since January 2022, storage start-ups accumulated a total of 19 financial rounds for a total raised reaching $837.2 million or an average $44.1 million.
Total accumulated investment for all these companies (excluding Beemo) since their inception is $1,827.3 or an average of $101.5 million.
By country, companies getting financial funding in 2022 came for the vast majority from USA (12), then France (3), Israel (2), UK (1) and Estonia (1).
All financial rounds at mid- year 2022
|Start-up||Born in||CEO||Raised in 2022*||Total raised*||Business|
|Aleph.im (Paris, France)||2019||Jonathan Schemoul||10||10||Cross-blockchain decentralized storage and computing network|
|Beemo Technnologies (Montpellier, France)||2009||Gabriel Biberian||4||Protection of data and backup|
|Bundlr Network (London, UK)||2021||Josh Benaron||5.2||5.2||Building way to store data on web3|
|Dassana (San Jose, CA)||2022||Gaurav Kumar||5||5||Cloud Log Lake separates storage and compute for cost savings|
|Dremio (Santa Clara, CA)||2015||Billy Bosworth||160||421.5||Data lake storage cloud software|
|GRAID Technology (Santa Clara, CA)||2020||Leander Yu||15||18||NVMe and NVMeoF RAID card|
|Hive (Cannes, France)||2022||John Furneaux||7.5||7.5||Distributed storage and computing platform|
|HYCU (Boston, MA)||2018||Simon Taylor||53||140.5||Backup-as-a-service; also known as Comtrade Software|
|LightBits Labs (Kfar Saba, Israel)||2016||Eran Kirzner||45||138.2||NVMe/TCP solution; also in San Jose, CA|
|LucidLink (San Francisco, CA)||2016||Peter Thompson||20||40||Cloud backed distributed file service|
|Minio (Palo Alto, CA)||2014||Anand Babu Periasamy||103||123.3||Multi-cloud object storage suite|
|Nasuni (Boston, MA)||2009||Paul Flanagan||60||247||Secure cloud storage; founded by former executives of Archivas|
|Object First (Irving, TX)||2022||David Bennett||12.5||12.5||Ransomware-proof backups for Veeam customers, founded by former Veeam executives|
|Panzura (Campbell, CA)||2008||Jill Stelfox||80||118||Cloud as-a-storage tier integrated into interwoven global file system and global namespace; acquired by VC Profile Capital Management in 2020|
|Pavilion Data Systems (San Jose, CA)||2014||Dario Zamarian||45||107||Processor agnostic storage in PCIe-based shared storage environment; data analytics acceleration platform|
|PlIO/s (Ramat Gan, Israel)||2017||Uri Beitler||65||115||NAND storage processor|
|Storadera (Tallinn, Estonia)||2019||Tommi Kannisto||1||1.7||Cloud storage provider|
|Virtana (San Jose, CA)||2008||Kash Shaikh||73||158||Virtual infrastructure optimization solutions; spin-out from Finisar; merged with Load Dynamix in 2016 with new $20 million investment; formerly Virtual Instruments|
|Weka (San Jose, CA)||2014||Liran Zvibel||73||158.9||SDS scales storage to hundreds of petabytes, tens of millions of IO/s, sub milliseconds latency; also engineering in Tel Aviv, Israel|