DevContentOps Weekly News Roundup June 21 2022


Welcome to the latest edition of the DevContentOps Weekly News Roundup. We update you on the latest news and hot stories related to DevOps, Content Management, Content Marketing, and Web Development.

DevOps News

LaunchDarkly Recognized as CODiE Award Winner for “Best DevOps Tool”

Feature management platform LaunchDarkly has been awarded the “Best DevOps Tool” by the 2022 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards. This follows from the company securing $200 million in Series D funding and a valuation of $3 billion. 

Finout Lands $18.5M for Cloud Cost Observability Platform, Enabling Companies to Design for Profitability

FinOps certified platform Finout has closed a $14 million Series A led by Team8 Capital. The funds will be used to support further disruption of the FinOps market, expand Finout’s global team and unveil new features to help companies monitor, manage, and reduce their spending, empowering them to adapt to the current market landscape.

Copado Expands Robotic Testing Solution for SAP and ServiceNow

Leader in low-code DevOps, Copado has announced the expansion of Copado Robotic Testing to fully support continuous testing across SAP and ServiceNow platforms. It will provide end-to-end testing across multiple cloud platforms to ensure quality digital experiences.

Content Management News

Umbraco Teams with Microsoft to Extend Composable DXP-based Content Management Systems Through Azure Marketplace

Composable DXP platform Umbraco has announced a strategic agreement with Microsoft to extend the reach of its headless CMS. The partnership will strengthen Umbraco’s position in the Azure Marketplace.

Cloudinary to Sponsor Inaugural MACH Alliance Conference, MACH ONE, June 28-29

Media experience platform Cloudinary has announced it will be sponsoring the first MACH ONE Conference hosted by the MACH Alliance on June 28-29 at The Londoner in London. 

Content Marketing News

Semrush Appoints New Leaders to Support Rapid Growth

Online visibility management SaaS platform, Semrush has named Eugene Levin to President and Vitalii Obishchenko to Chief Operating Officer. “In Levin’s expanded role as President, he will further define Semrush’s strategic direction and oversee its global product offerings in collaboration with leaders from across the organization. Meanwhile, Obishchenko will oversee Semrush’s day-to-day operational functions and design innovative operating models to execute its growth strategy.”

MediaVillage Introduces AvrioB2B Self-Publishing and Search Platform for Advertising-Supported Companies

B2B marketplace MediaVillage has unveiled AviroB2B, a tech-enabled managed services platform for self-publishing and content discovery of thought leadership, business offerings, and strategic insights. 

Web Development News

Dynaboard Raises $6.6 Million Seed to Scale Web App Development Platform

Dynaboard, the fastest way to build production-ready web applications, has announced a $6.6 million seed funding round to expand its private beta and begin to scale towards general availability. The round was led by XYZ Venture Capital, with participation from a number of angels, operators, and seed-stage funds all aligned around developer tools. 

Tabnine Raises $15.5M for AI that Autocompletes Code

AI-powered assistant for software developers, Tabnine closed a $15.5 million funding round co-led by Qualcomm Ventures, OurCrowd, and Samsung NEXT Ventures with participation from existing backers Khosla Ventures and Headline Ventures. The funds will be used to improve the developer experience and the company’s enterprise offering. 

Topics: News

Tags: Management