IVP leads Series C funding of big data company Qubole

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 weeks ago

Mountain View, Calif.-based Qubole, a big data-as-a-service provider, announced it has raised $30 million in Series C financing. IVP led the round, which included existing investors CRV, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Norwest Venture Partners. As part of the funding, IVP General Partner Somesh Dash has joined the board. The company has now raised $50 million in total funding, including a $13 million Series B round in late 2014.

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Marlin acquires ListenLogic, merges it with Anexinet

By Iris Dorbian — 3 weeks ago

Marlin Equity Partners has acquired ListenLogic LLC, a provider of big data and predictive analytics to large businesses. No financial terms were disclosed. As a result of the transaction, Marlin has merged ListenLogic with Anexinet, a systems integration and technology management company.

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SnapLogic racks up $37.5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

San Mateo, California-based big data platform SnapLogic has raised $37.5 million in funding. The investors included Microsoft, Silver Lake Waterman, Andreessen Horowitz, Ignition Partners and Triangle Peak Partners.

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Big data company Platfora reels in $30 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Platfora, a big data discovery platform, has raised $30 million in funding. The investors were HSBC, Harmony Partners, Allegis Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Battery Ventures, Citi Ventures, Cisco, Sutter Hill Ventures and Tenaya Capital.

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Khosla backs big data analytics company Citus Data

By Alastair Goldfisher — 4 months ago

San Francisco-based Citus Data, a provider of data analytics, announced it has raised $9.5 million in Series A funding. Khosla Ventures led the round, which included previous investors Data Collective and Vaizra Investments. Ari Zilka, a partner at Khosla Ventures and previously CTO of Hortonworks, has joined the board. Citus Data, an alum of Y Combinator, previously raised $4.9 million in seed-stage funding.

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Censio nets $10 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Boston-based Censio, which uses big data to make driving safer and more affordable, has raised $10 million in Series A funding. General Catalyst Partners led the round with participation from Bain Capital Ventures and Lakestar.

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StreamSets grabs $12.5 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

San Francisco-based StreamSets Inc, a provider of data ingest technology for the next generation of big data applications, has raised $12.5 million in Series A funding. Battery Ventures and New Enterprise Associates led the round with participation from Accel Partners and Ignition Partners. In conjunction with the funding, Pete Sonsini of NEA and Dharmesh Thakker of Battery Ventures have been appointed to StreamSets’ company’s board of directors.

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BlueData scores $20 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Mountain View, California-based big data company BlueData has raised $20 million in Series C funding. Intel Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Amplify Partners, Atlantic Bridge and Ignition Partners. In addition to the funding, Intel’s Doug Fisher has been added to BlueData’s board of directors.

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Talena snaps up $12 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Silicon Valley-based Talena, a provider of big data availability management solutions, has raised $12 million in funding. The companies backers include Canaan Partners, Intel Capital, ONSET Ventures and Wipro Ventures. In conjunction with the funding, Deepak Kamra, a general partner at Canaan and Shomit Ghose, a partner at ONSET, have been added to Talena’s board of directors.

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CTI and Discovery Capital back PHEMI

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Vancouver, British Columbia-based PHEMI, a big data warehouse company, has secured C$12.2 million in funding. CTI Life Sciences Fund and British Columbia Discovery Fund led the round with participation from other investors that included BDC Capital Healthcare Venture Fund and Yaletown Venture Partners.

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Zhenfund and Ceyuan back Pier

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

San Francisco-based Pier Inc, a big data underwriting engine and mobile credit app company, has raised $2 million in seed funding. The investors were Zhenfund and Ceyuan Ventures.

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Experfy collects $1.5 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Big data consulting marketplace Experfy has secured $1.5 million in seed funding, according to a source at the company. XPRIZE Chairman and CEO Peter Diamandis led the round with participation from other investors that included Harvard Business School Professor Tarun Khanna; Intrado President George Heinrichs; and Thomson Reuters Global Head of Trading Compliance Miftah Khan.

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Big data company Saama grabs $35 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Big data solutions provider Saama Technologies Inc has secured $35 million in funding from Carrick Capital Partners. In addition to the funding, Marc McMorris, co-founder and managing director of Carrick Capital Partners, has been added to Saama’s board of directors.

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Big data startup Maana launches with over $14 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Palo Alto, California and Bellevue, Washington-based big data startup Maana has launched with over $14 million in funding. The company’s backers are Chevron Technology Ventures, ConocoPhillips Technology Ventures, Frost Data Capital, GE Ventures and Intel Capital.

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