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MongoDB Maker 10Gen Closes Undisclosed Round From U.S. Intelligence Investors

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http://techcrunch.com – 10gen, the sponsor company of the open source NoSQL database MongoDB, today announced undisclosed investment from In-Q-Tel, a non-profit private equity and venture capital firm that invests in technologies deemed beneficial to the U.S. intelligence community. The typical investment from In-Q-Tel is rumored to be between $1 million and $3 million. The firm was originally chartered by the CIA in 1999, but is an independent organization that cooperates with multiple intelligence agencies, including National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) and Department of (IT news)