Kontena Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2015

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 8


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Kontena General Information


Operator of an open-source container and microservices platform intended to ensure the running of containers at scale. The company's platform provides all necessary tools and technology as well as offers a sophisticated user interface for managing clusters, enabling software developers to run, manage and monitor containerized applications.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Software Development Applications
Other Industries
Application Software
Social/Platform Software
Corporate Office
  • Vilhonkatu 6 A
  • 00100 Helsinki
  • Finland

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Kontena Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Merger/Acquisition 25-Feb-2020 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Bankruptcy: Liquidation 23-Dec-2019 000 Completed Bankruptcy: Liquidation
2. Accelerator/Incubator $2M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 23-Aug-2016 $2M $2M Completed Generating Revenue
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Kontena Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Kontena Competitors (18)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Docker Venture Capital-Backed Palo Alto, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
Ansible Formerly VC-backed Santa Barbara, CA 00 000 000000&0 000
Cloud Foundry Foundation Corporation San Francisco, CA 00
Stratis Platform Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 00 00000 000000000 00000
Kubernetes Corporate Backed or Acquired San Francisco, CA 000000&0
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Kontena Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Kontena Former Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
H-Farm Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
InReach Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Lifeline Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Kontena FAQs

  • When was Kontena founded?

    Kontena was founded in 2015.

  • Who is the founder of Kontena?

    Miska Kaipiainen, Jari Kolehmainen, Lauri Nevala, and Sami Ahvenniemi are the founders of Kontena.

  • Where is Kontena headquartered?

    Kontena is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.

  • What is the size of Kontena?

    Kontena has 8 total employees.

  • What industry is Kontena in?

    Kontena’s primary industry is Software Development Applications.

  • Is Kontena a private or public company?

    Kontena is a Private company.

  • What is Kontena’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Kontena is 00000.

  • How much funding has Kontena raised over time?

    Kontena has raised $2M.

  • Who are Kontena’s investors?

    H-Farm, InReach Ventures, and Lifeline Ventures have invested in Kontena.

  • Who are Kontena’s competitors?

    Docker, Ansible, Cloud Foundry Foundation, Stratis Platform, and Kubernetes are some of the 18 competitors of Kontena.

  • When was Kontena acquired?

    Kontena was acquired on 25-Feb-2020.

  • Who acquired Kontena?

    Kontena was acquired by Mirantis.

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