Amazon Re-ups with Engine Yard

10/9/09

Seattle-based Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) has participated in a $19 million Series C financing for Engine Yard, a cloud computing and software automation company in San Francisco. Amazon was a previous investor, along with Benchmark Capital and New Enterprise Associates, both of whom participated in the latest round, which also included new investors DAG Ventures, Bay Partners, and Presidio Ventures. Engine Yard, which has raised more than $37 million to date, makes automation and management technologies for Ruby on Rails developers.

Gregory T. Huang is Xconomy's Deputy Editor, National IT Editor, and the Editor of Xconomy Boston. You can e-mail him at gthuang@xconomy.com. Follow @

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