LambdaTest, cloud-based browser testing platform, on Wednesday, announced that it has raised $6 million in a Series A round from Sequoia Capital’s Surge programme, with participation from Blume Ventures, Entrée Capital and Leo Capital, along with angel investors Gokul Rajaram and Ramakant Sharma.
LambdaTest last raised $2 million in November 2019, in which Blume Ventures and Leo Capital participated. The company is planning to deploy the fresh funds towards scaling its ecosystem and cloud infrastructure for the developer and testor community.
Founded in 2017 by Asad Khan and Jay Singh, LambdaTest is a testing infrastructure company that allows developers to test their websites and apps on any browser or operating system. It allows users to run both manual and automated tests on their websites and web apps across more than 2000 different browsers and operating system environments.
Speaking of the development, Asad Khan, co-founder & CEO, LambdaTest, in a statement said,
“Our ultimate goal is to bring the whole testing ecosystem to the cloud platform, where all testing processes are done in a seamlessly integrated infrastructure that is easy to scale up and helps for easy application, debugging, and ultimately helping to bring out the best quality products in the shortest amount of time,”
The company claims that since its launch, their platform has performed over 12 million tests by 350K users across 132 countries, including individuals, SMEs and Fortune 500 companies including Xerox, Cisco, Media.net, Coca Cola, Trepp, SurveyMonkey, Capgemini, HBR, Dashlane, and Zoho among others. LambdaTest says that it witnessed a huge demand and 8-10 percent month-on-month growth amid the COVID-19 pandemic scenario.