Search company, investor...
Panzura company logo


Founded Year



Series B - II | Alive

Total Raised


Last Raised

$80M | 1 yr ago

About Panzura

Panzura optimizes enterprise data storage management and distribution in the cloud, making cloud storage simple and secure. Panzura's global cloud storage solution combines the flexibility, performance, and productivity benefits of distributed storage with the manageability, security and cost benefits of centralized storage, overcoming fundamental "administrator vs. user" and "budget vs. performance" conflicts. With Panzura, data location no longer affects usage. Panzura: Cloud Storage Made Seamless.

Headquarters Location

695 Campbell Technology Parkway #225

Campbell, California, 95008,

United States


Panzura's Product Videos

ESPs containing Panzura

The ESP matrix leverages data and analyst insight to identify and rank leading companies in a given technology landscape.

Enterprise Tech / Cloud Computing

The cloud storage market is a solution for businesses looking to store and manage their digital data more efficiently and cost-effectively. It involves using cloud-based infrastructure to store data securely, with access available anytime, anywhere. Cloud storage providers typically offer a range of services, including file syncing and sharing and data archiving. One of the key benefits of the clo…

Panzura named as Challenger among 8 other companies, including Dropbox, Egnyte, and Cloudian.

Compete with Panzura?

Ensure that your company and products are accurately represented on our platform.

Panzura's Products & Differentiators


    This award-winning global file system lets you consolidate, organize, and distribute data across your entire organization, keeping it compliant, making it securely available wherever it's needed, and making it immune to ransomware. CloudFS allows you to: – Protect data with immutability, reinforced with read-only snapshots for precise, point-in-time recovery – Restore damaged or deleted files and folders within moments, without data loss or extended downtime – Enable immediate, efficient performance and global data consistency, at scale. – Unlock secure, data access from edge to core to cloud without any performance penalty. – Empower a truly collaborative working experience, anywhere. – Gain true multi-cloud redundancy and data protection with cloud mirroring.

Panzura Patents

Panzura has filed 39 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Cloud storage
  • Data management
  • Network protocols
patents chart

Application Date

Grant Date


Related Topics




Cloud storage, Cloud computing, Data management, Network file systems, Computer storage devices


Application Date


Grant Date



Related Topics

Cloud storage, Cloud computing, Data management, Network file systems, Computer storage devices



Latest Panzura News

16 North Texas Companies Make Inc.’s 2023 Best Workplaces List

May 9, 2023

[Image: kentoh/istockphoto] Inc. Magazine is out with its 2023 Best Workplaces list, and 16 companies in North Texas made the cut—ranging from an immigration law firm to a fundraising consultant for nonprofits to a strategic IT consulting firm and more. “The twin turbos of workplace productivity and lifestyle accommodation are what connect the 591 companies that made this edition of Inc.’s Best Workplaces list,” Inc. writes. “The companies here demonstrate that a great workplace is less about Friday beer blasts and more about whether employees are equipped to experience work and life more fully, given that the two are more blended than ever. “ For the seventh year, Inc.’s data partner, Quantum Workplace, conducted a benefits audit of all applicants, creating an employee-engagement index to rank companies using the responses of 147,265 employees who volunteered to take a confidential questionnaire. To qualify for Best Workplaces, a company had to hit minimum cutoffs, adjusted by company size in seven categories from as small as five-to-nine employees (a new category this year) up to a workforce as large as 500-plus. ‘Innovation and collaboration’ Shane McFeely, an employee satisfaction specialist at Quantum, says that rethinking what we do in the workplace will end up shifting some of the perks companies used to offer at work. “What is the office for?” McFeely told Inc. “It’s probably not for your free lunch. It’s all about innovation and collaboration.” Here, then, are the 16 North Texas companies that are bringing that kind of innovation and collaboration to life for their teams: North Texas’ Inc. Best Workplaces for 2023 AM Specialty Insurance Group, Dallas Excess and surplus insurance company and accredited reinsurer What AM Specialty told Inc.: “Our highly collaborative team environment fosters personal development and professional growth. We value work-life balance by setting a 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. workday. Talent also is recognized and rewarded. We compensate our employees above the industry average and pay generous bonuses for their hard work. We understand our team members have lives outside of their careers. We accommodate employees in taking care of such things as personal appointments and family matters. At the same time, we have fun with team social events regularly scheduled.” Berry Appleman & Leiden (B A L), Richardson Leading corporate immigration law firm What B A L told Inc.: “Our focus on people starts with our culture, which we call oneBAL. Rather than competing for clients like many law firms, our attorneys cooperate with one another and share resources across all our offices nationwide. This culture of collaboration is baked into everything we do, for our clients and for one another. Our clients benefit from uniform processes and access to expert knowledge across the entire firm.” Camelot Strategic Marketing & Media, Dallas Marketing and media partner with a focus on data and innovative solutions What Camelot told Inc.: “We were built on a culture of transparency and connection—connecting brands to the right people and connecting people we work with and call family. We believe in an open, “people first” approach to life and work. We like to think it’s why we were just named one of Dallas’s 100 Best Places to Work for the third consecutive year, and why we’ve had some clients for more than 20 years.” deskside, McKinney Strategic IT consulting firm What deskside told Inc: “When we started, we wanted it to be as much about the employees as it was about the clients. We started with culture in mind, and we provide the best possible environment to attract, cultivate, and maintain talent within our ranks. We understand and value our employees and make a huge effort into keeping culture in the foreground of our company. We have benefits to rival companies many times our size and extremely competitive compensation, and are always looking for ways to improve.” Embark, Dallas Business advisory firm What Embark told Inc.: “With the recent tidal wave of private equity money flooding into the advisory space, we’ve fielded more than a few generous offers. Although a significant influx of cash would help us expand operations, the potential damage to our culture isn’t worth the trade-off. Our culture is the engine that propels the entire organization forward. It is the focal point of nearly every decision we make. We would rather retain full control over our unique culture than expose it to outside influence and input.” Fears Law, Dallas Legal firm specializing in contracts, catastrophic injury, business law, and beyond What Fears told Inc.: “Not all law firms are created equal, and we believe we set a new standard for a contemporary and exclusive environment. We do not function like a hierarchy, as we are a small community that values every team member. Our community is made up of an energetic and outgoing group of attorneys and support staff. We pride ourselves on being good people and protect our culture by hiring ego-free, top talent. We strive for transparent and inclusive communication with one another and our clients.” FourthSquare, Irving Boutique consulting firm providing advisory, implementation, and managed services What FourthSquare told Inc.: “Our organization’s culture reverberates across all aspects of the business because it represents a microcosm of our values. It’s simultaneously our identity and image, which means it determines how our people and customers perceive us. A core concept of our approach is called ‘360 Degree View of You’ which allows us to understand the customer’s and employee’s viewpoint from all angles without restrictions. Clarity of vision helps everyone to move forward with confidence.” LineLeader by ChildcareCRM, Irving Unified marketing and management platform for childcare centers What LineLeader told Inc.: “We send quarterly ENPS surveys to collect employee feedback and gauge satisfaction so we are taken seriously. The feedback employees provide is analyzed and often implemented by the next quarter if the suggestion is viable for the company at large. We also have an internal CARES Team to celebrate diverse holidays and backgrounds, promote uniqueness, and support health-compromised employees. Standard holidays and additional events happen year-round to encourage social connectivity within the company.” NextAfter, Plano Fundraising consultant for nonprofits What NextAfter told Inc.: “We employ generosity as the central driver of our entire business. It encompasses the way we treat employees, how we handle relationships with clients and customers, and how we present ourselves in the marketplace. Employees will experience a generous workplace from day one, including a generous benefits package, a potential growth path, managers who move people forward, and funding to back our perpetual learning mindset. We seek to embody generosity in all we do.” Panzura, Plano Data management platform What Panzura told Inc.: “We have created a set of unique company values. Our No. 1 value is ‘Bring your weird,; an invitation for self-acceptance at work. We’ve found that when people are encouraged to be their authentic selves, it allows them to feel well and to have more focus, more creativity and more productivity, which unleashes innovation. This has empowered our team to be more creative, happier, and healthier both at work and at home.” Profit Matters, Grapevine Accounting service for businesses What Profit Matters told Inc.: “We hire, fire, and reward based on values. As a team, we review our defined values annually at our retreat to make sure they do not need to be updated. We put culture first by investing in our people via training and compensation, hosting an annual retreat, providing benefits, having daily “roll call” meetings to chat, creating goals and revising the vision together, and sharing financial statements. We are all about our people and ensuring that they feel connected, included, and heard.” Project Mockingbird, Dallas Public relations and communications agency for social impact organizations What Project Mockingbird told Inc.: “We prioritize creating an environment that is inclusive, equitable, and supportive. We offer competitive salaries, ongoing referral bonuses, profit-sharing, and performance bonuses, so our employees can be financially empowered. In addition, we provide 12 paid holidays, unlimited PTO, paid volunteer time off, and 12 weeks of paid parental leave to ensure employees can take care of themselves and their families. Our commitment to well-being extends to offering 100% health insurance coverage and more.” Skvare, Dallas Drupal and CiviCRM firm that builds online tools for nonprofits, professional societies, and membership-driven organizations What Skvare told Inc.: “Our team members are respected as professionals. They are given autonomy to make decisions, and trust to work independently. Our core value of ‘inspired self-accountability’ shines through as team members take ownership of responsibilities. Team members are provided a financial allowance to continuously improve their workspace and knowledge, as well as the freedom to grow personally and professionally. Local culture is deeply respected, and we use our diversity as an opportunity to educate.” Sphero, Greenville Firm offering PK–12 education tools focused on STEAM, robotics, and computer science What Sphero told Inc.: “We strive to create an exemplary workplace for our team. To ensure we put culture first, our leadership adopted a progressive management perspective to celebrate the culture of all employees, rather than instilling a ‘Sphero way’ or corporate culture. The Sphero DEI Committee recently introduced Employee Resource Groups, including one to support various ethnicities and cultures in the workplace. Additionally, our new holiday policy includes two full-week company shutdowns and more.” The Vested Group, Plano NetSuite solution provider specializing in consulting, implementation, support, and development What Vested told Inc.: “We intentionally devised a culture to allow our employees to grow professionally and personally as well. We created what we call a ‘Coaching Culture,’ offering our employees a multitude of training options. From professional and business training to StrengthsFinder coaching and magic classes, we cover it all. We also believe in mindfulness and meditation and encourage our employees to take the time they need to be in the right headspace.” Tijoh, Frisco Manages six digital brands that help businesses develop, grow, and innovate What Tijoh told Inc.: “We know culture changes based on the needs of the community it represents. Therefore, we strive to maintain a people-first culture that provides our teams with professional and personal support. We recently expanded our health care coverage, provided additional paid holidays, included a mental health initiative, and added a week to our paternal leave policy. We prioritize company engagement and bonding practices, such as our weekly ‘101 forums,’ monthly team-building events, and our annual company retreat.” Get on the list. Dallas Innovates, every day. Sign up to keep your eye on what’s new and next in Dallas-Fort Worth, every day. One quick signup, and you’re done. R E A D   N E X T CEOs of the 100 fastest-growing privately held companies in the Dallas region joined the SMU Cox Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship for the kickoff of its annual celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit on Thursday. Now the countdown begins for the institute's Nov. 2 reveal of which one is THE fastest-growing privately held company in Dallas-Fort Worth. Here are the contenders. South by Southwest has opened its 2023 "PanelPicker" for crowd-sourced community voting through August 21. You could be among the people who vote to decide which panelists will take the stage next March at SXSW. Out of the thousands of session proposals up for voting, many have Dallas-area ties. We share just 10 of them—including ideas from Mark Cuban, the Dallas Cowboys, Venture Dallas, Dallas Innovation Alliance, CollateralEdge, Kanarys, Zirtue, Masterplan, and more. “It’s thrilling to see the Proto M step out into the real world.” David Nussbaum Inventor and Founder Proto Inc. .…on bringing the first public activation of Proto's new hologram device to Dallas Proto Inc. is the creator of technology that makes hologram-based communication a reality. With awards from CES, SXSW, and Fast Company, the Tim Draper-backed startup is the innovator of a plug-and-play, self-contained holoportation device. Nussbaum's original holoportation device, a human-sized Epic (above) has grabbed headlines for beaming people around the world in 3D, lifesize form. Now it's launched a mini-me version of the Epic called the Proto… TAGS:

Panzura Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Panzura founded?

    Panzura was founded in 2008.

  • Where is Panzura's headquarters?

    Panzura's headquarters is located at 695 Campbell Technology Parkway, Campbell.

  • What is Panzura's latest funding round?

    Panzura's latest funding round is Series B - II.

  • How much did Panzura raise?

    Panzura raised a total of $170M.

  • Who are the investors of Panzura?

    Investors of Panzura include Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, CIBC Innovation Banking, Profile Capital Management, Matrix Partners, Chevron Technology Ventures and 7 more.

  • Who are Panzura's competitors?

    Competitors of Panzura include Nasuni, Rubrik, Druva, Cohesity, CTERA and 10 more.

  • What products does Panzura offer?

    Panzura's products include CloudFS and 1 more.

  • Who are Panzura's customers?

    Customers of Panzura include American College of Radiology.

Compare Panzura to Competitors


CTERA provides multi-cloud data services for enterprises. It offers solutions such as ransomware protection, secure file sharing, hyper-converged file services, and more. It serves industries such as financial services, healthcare, government, media and advertising, and more. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Petach Tikva, Israel.

Nasuni Logo

Nasuni is an enterprise storage company that provides globally-distributed organizations with a consolidated storage solution that includes mobile access for remote and branch offices. By combining on-premise hardware with cloud storage, Nasuni delivers a secure, all-in-one data storage solution that provides local performance for users, simplified and centralized management for IT, and a scalable, complete remote office storage solution for the enterprise.

Druva Logo

Druva delivers data protection and management for the cloud. Druva Cloud Platform is built on AWS and offered as-a-Service, delivering globally accessible, infinitely scalable, and completely autonomous enterprise data resiliency. Customers drive down costs by up to 50 percent by freeing themselves from the burden of unnecessary hardware, capacity planning, and software management. Druva’s patented cloud architecture transforms backup data into an asset, making it more open and accessible so customers can streamline governance, improve cyber resiliency, and gain critical insights to uncover opportunities and expedite decision making.

ClearSky Data Logo
ClearSky Data

ClearSky Data's global storage network simplifies the entire data lifecycle and delivers enterprise storage as a fully managed service. The company's patent-pending Smart Tiered Caching continually categorizes data and places it in the right cache layer (hot, warm, cold) based on evolving usage requirements and customer policies.

Data Dynamics Logo
Data Dynamics

Data Dynamics provides integrated storage management solutions designed to help enterprise and cloud IT service providers cost-effectively manage heterogeneous storage infrastructures, address the explosion of unstructured file data in enterprise environments, and cost-effectively move and manage file data between local and private cloud environments. The Data Dynamics StorageX platform is the engine behind Data Dynamics storage management solutions. StorageX is an integrated suite of applications designed to provide scalable, enterprise-class file storage virtualization and management, along with policies to automate data management.

Rubrik Logo

Rubrik delivers data security and operational resilience for enterprises. It offers enterprise data protection, cloud data protection, ransomware monitoring and investigation, sensitive data monitoring and management, threat monitoring and hunting, and more. It serves healthcare, federal government, state and local government, financial services, education, and other sectors. It was founded in 2014 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

Discover the right solution for your team

The CB Insights tech market intelligence platform analyzes millions of data points on vendors, products, partnerships, and patents to help your team find their next technology solution.

Request a demo

CBI websites generally use certain cookies to enable better interactions with our sites and services. Use of these cookies, which may be stored on your device, permits us to improve and customize your experience. You can read more about your cookie choices at our privacy policy here. By continuing to use this site you are consenting to these choices.