Bime announces the conclusion of its second round of financing

October 2011 - Montpellier, France: We Are Cloud, creator of the SaaS Business Intelligence solution ‘Bime’, announces the conclusion of their second round of financing.

With the philosophy ‘Mine Your Own Business!’, Bime continues to offer all types of businesses the possibility for unparalleled analysis of their data, at low cost, online, from any browser, at any time. We Are Cloud have just concluded their second round of financing in 18 months. Apart from the initial investors, this second invitation has been accepted by members of SIRS Business Angels, as well as other investors from France, Sweden, the United States, and Singapore. After this latest increase in capital, the board of directors of We Are Cloud is made up of Didier Taupin, Jim Lysinger, and Jim Huzell.

Thanks to this injection of capital, We Are Cloud can increase its commercial visibility. The company’s commercial strategy relies on an internal team for the European and American markets, notably the USA, and reselling partnerships, notably in Asia-Pacific. In addition, further system innovations will be released at the end of 2011 and start of 2012 to continue to improve the Cloud-BI platform. Bime is already available in French, English, Dutch and Chinese. The mobile version of Bime is in testing, due for release by the end of 2011.

According to Rachel Delacour, co-founder of the business, “our market presence continues to grow. The benefits of the Cloud, our technical choices, and our pure Cloud-DNA, multi-tenant infrastructure, allow us to attract more and more businesses of all sizes. We are securing clients from all over the world, as the cloud has no borders.”

About Bime: Bime is truly global business intelligence service that lets companies shine new light on their data and make better decisions faster. It’s global cloud BI at the speed of thought. Bime gives companies of any size -- from a small shop to a department in a multinational enterprise -- instant access to powerful tools that help them discover the value of their data sources large and small in an intuitive, visually stunning and fun way: across databases, across devices, across countries and across languages.

About We Are Cloud: We Are Cloud is the creator of Bime, a pioneer solution of cloud BI, born in and built for the cloud. Bime delivers simple-to-use yet powerful BI, analytics, data visualization and dashboarding in a software-as-a-service application, making data analysis fast, easy and low-cost. We Are Cloud was founded in 2009 in Montpellier, an academic R&D hotbed in the South of France. The company has received several rounds of angel funding. We Are Cloud has been recognized as a trailblazer in the cloud BI field, most recently as “Best European Start Up of the Year” at ICT Spring 2011 in Luxembourg and “Best Cloud Application” by the Cloud Computing World Series Awards in London. Bime is also part of the last Gartner's who's who publication about Interactive Visualization for Analysis and Dashboarding. To find out more, visit: http://bimeanalytics.com.