Thoma Bravo, a software investment firm, has invested in Grayshift, a provider of digital forensics solutions.

The investment accelerates innovation and strengthens Grayshift’s market position in public sector software.

“Digital forensics is vital to ensuring public safety, and Grayshift’s technology solutions are more critical than ever before,” said David Miles, CEO of Grayshift. “Since our inception, we have been laser-focused on building solutions that meet the modern-day investigative needs of public safety agencies. Thoma Bravo’s strategic investment and partnership will fuel future growth as we continue to disrupt the legacy digital forensics marketplace and expand our public sector solutions.”

Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC is serving as financial advisor to Grayshift, and DLA Piper LLP is acting as legal counsel. Kirkland & Ellis, LLP is serving as legal counsel to Thoma Bravo.