Press for Yottaa

Our guest on Octane this week is Coach Wei!  Coach is serial entrepreneur, who has been very busy building his latest startup called Yottaa, which is a cloud computing startup focused on website performance.  He recently raised $4M in venture capital funding for Yottaa.  He is also the founder and Chairman of Nexaweb Technologies in Burlington.

Most of the time, when an analytics score is delivered, users are met with an  apparently arbitrary number, like in Klout, HubSpot Graders, etc. I enjoy the perspective, but don’t always know exactly what all of the factors really mean. Back end “special sauce” algorithms make many of the scores determining factors in how well you’re “using them,” but they don’t usually help users understand exactly what to do if they want to change anything about performance.

Yottaa, a Cambridge, Mass.-based Web analytics cloud computing company just closed a $4 million Series A from General Catalyst Partners, Stata Venture Partners and CambridgeWest Ventures. The company also announced that its first product is available for free in beta.

Yottaa, an innovative cloud computing company driven by the pursuit of a better Internet experience, today unveiled its suite of free Web performance analytics tools in public beta and announced the close of a $4 million round of venture funding from General Catalyst Partners, Stata Venture Partners and CambridgeWest Ventures. The company was co-founded by Coach Wei, a pioneer in Web 2.0 and Rich Internet Application technologies and founder and chairman of Nexaweb.