Instana

Instana

Instana is a SaaS-based application performance management (APM) platform based in Chicago, Illinois and in the Ohligs borough of Solingen, Germany.

Instana brings together data from servers, databases, applications, tools and services, from legacy monoliths or modern containerized microservice stacks, to present a unified view of the applications and provides a holistic view in the cloud or on-premises.Instana's distributed tracing works with most programming languages and supports the OpenTracing, OpenCensus and W3C Trace Context standards.

History

Instana was co-founded by Pete Abrams, Pavlo Baron, Fabian Lange and Mirko Novakovic in April 2015. Abrams has been an early employee of AppDynamics, while Baron, Lange and Novakovic worked for codecentric, a German software and APM consultancy.

Funding

Instana received $6 million in a Series A investment from Target Partners. In 2017 Instana received $20 million in Series B investment led by Accel Partners with participation from Target Partners. In 2018 Instana received $30 million in Series C investment led by Meritech Capital Partners with participation from Accel and Target Partners.

Instana serves customers including Edmunds.com, Audi, Takeaway.com, Sixt and DB Schenker

Timeline

Funding rounds

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Investment
Instana funding round, September 2018
Series C round
30,000,000
September 2018
Meritech Capital Partners
Instana funding round, December 2017
Series B round
December 2017
Accel
2 Results
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Bastian Spanneberg

Employee

Berthold von Freyberg

Investor

Chris Farrell

Employee

Enrico Bruschini

Employee

Fabian Lange

Founder

Jeroen Soeters

Employee

Leigh Smith

Employee

Michael C. Münnix

Investor

Mirko Novakovic

Founder

Pavlo Baron

Founder

Raphael Weiner

Employee

Tonou Nagao

Employee

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Annie Musgrove
December 17, 2019
Tech.eu
Instana, the German-American startup providing developer tools for app performance, is expanding its services through three acquisitions: BeeInstant of Ireland, StackImpact of Germany, and Signify, a technology from JINSPIRED. In the sector known as Application Performance Management (APM), Instana helps developers monitor apps, providing automatic and real-time insights into app performance. The solution automatically deploys ...
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