InMage Systems, a provider of data protection software for medium and large enterprises, has raised a $10 million second round of funding.

The round was led by existing investors Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, and an unnamed “strategic corporate partner,” Kumar Malavalli, chairman of InMage told Byte and Switch (see full story).

According to the publication:

The company’s list of strategic partners includes some intriguing possibilities: HP, IBM, Pillar Data, Quantum, RedHat, Sungard, Symantec, VMware, and Xiotech, as well as integrators iStreet Solutions and Solidcore. (See InMage Completes Testing.) All investors except the mysterious new corporate entity had contributed to InMage’s previous round. The startup’s total funding is $17.3 million.

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