As containers mature, new startups fill out the ecosystem

First, the venture funding came for Docker — seven rounds at last count, with the last in 2015. Now more of that money’s arriving to support the world containers have built.

Today, container security outfit Twistlock announced it has secured $17 million in Series B funding, much of it from Polaris Partners, investors in code-analysis service Veracode. That’s only $1 million less than Docker’s last D round, and Twistlock’s first round of fundraising netted some $10 million last July, which is nearly as much as Docker’s own Series A in 2011.

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from InfoWorld Cloud Computing