Openx Press Releases
OpenX Launches Hosted Ad Server for Web Publishers
OpenX today announced the official launch of OpenX Hosted, the hosted version of the company’s popular open source ad server. Beginning today, publishers can sign up for OpenX Hosted without an invitation and take full advantage of the benefits OpenX provides without having to download and install software.
OpenX Launches Professional Services and Support for Web Publishers
OpenX today announced the official launch of its new professional services and support packages for web publishers. The three new premium support packages offer a variety of installation, upgrade and training services and are primarily targeted at large and medium publishers who use the company’s popular ad server. The new professional services will also provide OpenX with a meaningful new revenue stream.
OpenX Announces Major Ad Server Update
OpenX today announced the launch of version 2.6, a major update to its free, open source software. The release contains dozens of new features, including a new application programming interface (API), a dashboard and a faster ad tag.
Former Yahoo! Advertising Executive Tim Cadogan Joins OpenX as CEO
OpenX (www.openx.org), the developer of the free, open source ad server used by more than 30,000 publishers in over 100 countries around the world, announced today both the appointment of former Yahoo! SVP Tim Cadogan as CEO and the move of its head office from London, England to Los Angeles, California. The news closely follows the recent appointment of Jon Miller, ex CEO and Chairman of AOL, to the board of OpenX and the completion of its $15.5 million Series B fundraising led by Accel Partners.
Jonathan Miller & Re-branding
OpenX (www.openx.org), the developer of the free, open source adserver now used by more than 30,000 publishers in over 100 countries around the world, announced today the appointment of former AOL Chairman CEO Jonathan Miller to the position of Chairman of the Board. Miller was primarily responsible for successfully shifting AOL’s internet business from a walled garden to an advertising-supported model with free, open access to great features and content.
Openads Closes $15.5 Million Series B Funding Led By Accel Partners
Openads, the developer of the free, open source ad server now used by more than 30,000 publishers worldwide, today announced the completion of its Series B financing. The $15.5 million investment was led by Accel Partners, with participation from existing investors Index Ventures, First Round Capital, Mangrove Capital Partners and O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures. The company will use the funds to accelerate product development and expand its team to support its large publisher community, which is now using Openads to deliver billions of ads daily in over 100 countries around the world.