Web server publisher Nginx raises $20 million from US fund NEA

Nginx (pronounced “engine-x”), a US-based open source web server publisher with Russian origins, has secured $20 million in a Series B1 round of financing from New Enterprise Associates (NEA). German-American fund e.ventures, Moscow-basedRuna Capital, Index Ventures and Nginx CEO Gus Robertson also took part in the round, the company announced.

Funding will be used for product development, driving a stronger community, marketing, and geographic expansion outside the US market.

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