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BetaKit

Vidyard expands offering to bring personalized video to salespeople

The new expansion of the Kitchener-Waterloo company’s offering aims to make it easy for sales professionals to create personalized video.

TechCrunch

Distru, a maker of supply chain software for the cannabis industry, has raised $3 million led by Felicis

Distru, a nearly three-year-old, Oakland-based startup whose platform aims to help track cannabis through its seed-to-sale process, has raised $3 million in seed funding.

Forbes

How can SaaS companies weather the impending tech downturn?

Trying to grow faster and faster, outpacing your valuation and filling shoes that are too big feels precarious.

BetaKit

Intelex to be acquired by Industrial Scientific in massive $570 million USD deal

Toronto-based Intelex Technologies, an Environmental, Health, Safety and Quality (EHSQ) SaaS company, has been acquired for $570 million USD by Industrial Scientific.

TechCrunch

Google to acquire analytics startup Looker for $2.6 billion

Google made a big splash when it announced it’s going to acquire Looker, a hot analytics startup that’s raised more than $280 million.

inc42

SaaS startup Dockabl raises $1.26M in pre-Series A funding round

Its SaaS-based platform offers a value proposition to various stakeholders such as employees, managers, project leaders, HR process owners and CEOs.

BetaKit

Lightspeed CEO Dax Dasilva talks impactful leadership at C2 Montreal

“Lightspeed wouldn’t have happened if it had not been for me investing in myself and as an instrument.”

Barcelona-based Onna Technologies raises €9.8 million for its internal enterprise search engine

Barcelona-based Onna, a startup that centralizes proprietary information, has raised a €9.8 million Series A funding round to grow its central information access product.

BetaKit

June #FutureMakers will explain the risks and rewards of digital transformation

The event will features speakers from Slack, IBM, and RBC. Get in free using the code “BetaKitPROMO”.

Forbes

A new Oracle and Microsoft agreement simplifies cross-cloud computing

A new Oracle and Microsoft agreement simplifies the elements needed to run cross-cloud workloads, such as integrated authentication, high-speed data interconnects, and a unified security model.

BetaKit

Performance platform Side Door wins Propel’s Gerry Pond Sales Award

Laura Simpson, CEO of Halifax-based Side Door, is the first winner of the Gerry Pond Sales Award, presented by Atlantic Canada accelerator Propel, last week.

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