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LaunchDarkly is a company developing a feature management platform for enterprises. It delivers feature flags, experimentation, analytics, and data export capabilities as well as APIs and integrations. The platform is used by engineering and product teams to launch and control application features in real-time.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQOakland, CA, US
Websitelaunchdarkly.com
Employee Ratings5
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)217
Revenue (FY, 2016)$1.2 M
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at LaunchDarkly

Edith Harbaugh

Edith Harbaugh

CEO & Co-Founder
John Kodumal

John Kodumal

CTO & Co-Founder
Dana Ray

Dana Ray

SVP of People
Tim Keohane

Tim Keohane

VP of Finance
Jonathan Nolen

Jonathan Nolen

SVP of Engineering and Product
Keith Messick

Keith Messick

SVP of Marketing
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LaunchDarkly Office Locations

LaunchDarkly has an office in Oakland
Oakland, CA, US (HQ)
350 Frank H Ogawa Plaza #100
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LaunchDarkly Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2014

LaunchDarkly total Funding

$130.3 m

LaunchDarkly latest funding size

$54 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

LaunchDarkly investors

LaunchDarkly's latest funding round in January 2020 was reported to be $54 m. In total, LaunchDarkly has raised $130.3 m
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LaunchDarkly Revenue

LaunchDarkly's revenue was reported to be $1.20 m in FY, 2016
USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.2m
USDFY, 2016

Revenue

1.2m
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

129.7k
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LaunchDarkly Operating Metrics

LaunchDarkly's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 1 k in Oct, 2019.
Aug, 2016May, 2017Mar, 2018Oct, 2018Mar, 2019Oct, 2019

Enterprise Customers

500 700 1 k

Feature Flag Requests Served Daily

4 b10 b20 b200 b500 b
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Human Capital Metrics

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LaunchDarkly Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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LaunchDarkly Online and Social Media Presence

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LaunchDarkly Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    96/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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LaunchDarkly News and Updates

LaunchDarkly CEO Edith Harbaugh explains why her company raised another $54M

This week, LaunchDarkly announced that it has raised another $54 million. Led by Bessemer Venture Partners and backed by the company’s existing investors, it brings the company’s total funding up to $130 million. For the unfamiliar, LaunchDarkly builds a platform that allows companies to easily roll…

LaunchDarkly raises $44 million to help software developers test new features

LaunchDarkly, a startup that provides a feature flagging framework for software development, has raised $44 million in a series C round.

LaunchDarkly Blogs

Lessons from 2020 for the Shifting Landscape of Software Delivery

DevOps is all about the people, processes, and tools. In 2020, the focus was much more on the people and processes as organizations were challenged to quickly adapt to working during a pandemic. In this post, I’ll talk about some of the lessons learned over the past 12 months, and what they could me…

IBM Enjoys Significant Cost-Savings and “Unceremonious” Releases with LaunchDarkly

IBM has been an enthusiastic LaunchDarkly customer for several years now. Most recently, for example, Michael McKay, a Senior Development Manager at IBM, spoke about his love of feature flags at LaunchDarkly’s annual software industry conference. We are exceedingly grateful for IBM’s business. In th…

An Introduction to Trunk-Based Development

Trunk-based development is a method of version control branch management that seeks to remove complexity and user error by eliminating long-lived software feature branches in favor of developers merging to a single branch called the “trunk.” Choosing an effective Git branching strategy is an under a…

A Simple Introduction to Trunk-Based Development

Trunk-based development is a method of version control branch management that seeks to remove complexity and user error by eliminating long-lived software feature branches in favor of developers merging to a single branch called the “trunk.” Choosing an effective Git branching strategy is an under a…

LaunchDarkly 2021: Galaxy Conference, 20 Trillion Feature Flags, & We’re Hiring!

LaunchDarkly, the leading feature management platform, now serves peak days of 20 trillion (with a “t”) features. When John Kodumal (CTO) and I started LaunchDarkly in 2014, we had a goal to help software teams move faster with less risk. As our mission says – “Software powers the world, LaunchDarkl…

Feature Flags (Toggles) in DevOps: How These Concepts Relate

Feature flags (called feature toggles by some) are a software development and delivery technique that allows software teams to enable and disable parts of a codebase at the flip of a switch. Feature flags enable software teams to adopt DevOps practices, in so much as they help increase deployment sp…
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LaunchDarkly Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LaunchDarkly founded?

    LaunchDarkly was founded in 2014.

  • Who are LaunchDarkly key executives?

    LaunchDarkly's key executives are Edith Harbaugh, John Kodumal and Dana Ray.

  • How many employees does LaunchDarkly have?

    LaunchDarkly has 217 employees.

  • What is LaunchDarkly revenue?

    Latest LaunchDarkly annual revenue is $1.2 m.

  • What is LaunchDarkly revenue per employee?

    Latest LaunchDarkly revenue per employee is $5.5 k.

  • Who are LaunchDarkly competitors?

    Competitors of LaunchDarkly include ConfigCat, CloudBees and CircleCI.

  • Where is LaunchDarkly headquarters?

    LaunchDarkly headquarters is located at 350 Frank H Ogawa Plaza #100, Oakland.

  • Where are LaunchDarkly offices?

    LaunchDarkly has an office in Oakland.

  • How many offices does LaunchDarkly have?

    LaunchDarkly has 1 office.