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Big Data and analytics go hand-in-hand. New and improved tools allow vast data sets to be finessed, and previously unmanageable data structures to be tamed.

Gooddata'S Bi Platform Rakes In $25.7M In Series E With Intel To Market Product And Expand
BI & AnalyticsNews

GoodData, a Cloud based Business Intelligence startup, has landed $25.7 million in Series E funding on Thursday led by Intel Capital and existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Tenaya Capital, TOTVS, Next World Capital, Windcrest, and Pharus Capital. The total funding received so far has now gone up to $101.2

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Cloudera Acquires Data Visualisation Innovator, Datapad
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Enterprise Hadoop experts Cloudera have acquired business intelligence and data visualization innovator DataPad. It has been speculated that the acquisition is a bid to obtain Datapad’s workforce which specializes in data analysis on Python, rather than just its technology. “We are thrilled to have the DataPad team join Cloudera and

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Big Data Ecommerce Outfit Qubit Scoops Up $26M In Series B - Now Looks To Expand Outreach And Product Development
BI & AnalyticsNewsRetail & Consumer

Ecommerce analytics startup Qubit has secured $26 million in Series B funding on Monday, with Accel Partners leading the round. Original investors Salesforce Ventures and Balderton Capital, also participated. The funding will be used to expand Qubit’s US and European operations and development of the ongoing product innovation pipeline. Qubit

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Facebook’s Atlas Will Mine Its User Data Repository To Aid Marketers, Amidst Privacy Concerns
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Facebook has launched the completely reduxed and rebuilt ad platform, called Atlas, that will deliver people-based marketing, helping marketers reach customers across devices, platforms and publishers immense trove of data of its 1.3 billion users. “Atlas has been rebuilt on an entirely new code base, with a user interface designed

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Big Data Analytics Startup Context Relevant Receives $13.5M From Goldman Sachs And Bank Of America
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Four months ago, Dataconomy reported a funding story on Context Relevant, a predictive analytics company that managed to raise $28 million in funding within just 28 months. The success stories relating to the company, however, continue to pour in as it was revealed yesterday that the predictive analytics firm has

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Artha Solutions Announces Analytic Applications In The Cloud, Powered By Tibco Jaspersoft For Aws
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TIBCO Software Inc today announced that TIBCO Jaspersoft®, the “Intelligence Inside” applications and business processes, and Artha Solutions, a leading provider of business, technology, strategy consulting and implementations, have launched joint analytic applications on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in investment management and retail industries can use

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Numerify Scoops Up $15M To Help Enterprises Gain Insights Into Their Applications
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Cloud based business analytics provider, Numerify, partnered with Sequoia Capital to net $15 million in Series B funding round, bringing the financing to date to more than $23 million. The round saw participation from Lightspeed Venture Partners, which was responsible for the Series A round of $8.25M, and other investors

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Marketing Intelligence Startup Radius Picks Up $54.7M In A Bid To Change Conventional Marketing
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It was announced earlier this week that Radius, a marketing intelligence platform, has secured $54.7 million in series C funding. The funding came from companies and individuals such as Founders Fund, Glynn Capital Management, John Mack formerly of Morgan Stanley, Charles Songhurst formerly of Microsoft, and actor and entrepreneur Jared

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Birst Analytics Now Available Out-Of-The-Box For All Netsuite Customers
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Birst, the global leader in Cloud BI, is officially announcing the availability of Birst Express for NetSuite, a free analytics module that NetSuite administrators can use to achieve greater operational efficiency across their organization. Birst Express for NetSuite is part of the Birst analytics family, which includes Birst Discovery and

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Intelligent Ecommerce Startup Ometria Secures $500K, Plans To Give Small Retailers A Data-Driven Advantage
BI & AnalyticsNewsRetail & Consumer

Ometria, an outfit providing software solutions to drive profitable e-commerce, has bagged $500k in seed funding, after the $1.5 million seed round in March this year. This round saw participation from 17 new investors including James Bromley, COO at Swiftkey, Andreas Andreou, commercial director at Quidco, Alicia Navarro and Joe

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