Edge computing startup Vapor IO has secured $90 million in a Series C funding from Berkshire Partners and Crown Castle. The funding will be utilized for the construction of mini data centers for edge computing around the US. Vapor’s Kinetic Edge platform comprises data center facilities, middle mile networking, and SDN. The company aims to reach a total of 36 cities with multiple edge computing locations in each market by the end of 2021.
Vapor has also reached an agreement for Cloudflare to deploy its cloud services on the company’s Kinetic Edge platform.