Illumio is an enterprise data center and cloud computing security company. Illumio was founded in 2013 by Andrew Rubin and PJ Kirner and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, United States. Illumio is backed by venture capital firms that have invested $142.5 million over three rounds of funding. The initial $8 million A round was led by Andreessen Horowitz. Steve Herrod, former CTO of VMware and Managing Director of General Catalyst Partners led the company’s $34.5 million B round with participation by Formation 8, Data Collective, Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Yahoo! Founder Jerry Yang. BlackRock and Accel led the $100 million C round with participation from a number of investors including private investors John W. Thompson, Jerry Yang and Marc Beniof as well as venture capital firms Andreesesen Horowitz, Formation 8 and General Catalyst Partners. Illumio uses a security model that adapts to infrastructure or application changes. Illumio’s technology decouples security from the underlying infrastructure, including the network and hypervisor. This allows for a security approach that works across a variety of computing environments, including private data centers, private clouds, and public clouds.
Highest paying job titles at Illumio include Regional Sales Manager, Software Engineer, and Engineering Manager