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The 20 Highest Paying Startup Unicorns

It makes sense for unicorns, or startups valued at more than $1 billion, to use those means to attract top talent with more generous pay, but which of this magical herd pays employees the most?

The Best Things Come In Threes

The '80s were fun, fabulous and economically stimulating. What brought us Michael Jackson, the Sony Walkman, Star Wars and Pac-Man also ushered in the era of Analytics. Toyota pioneered just-in-time m

Concurrent Raises $4M To Bolster Its Big Data App Framework

<a target="_blank" href="http://concurrent.com">Concurrent</a> has raised $4 million in a Series A funding for its big data application development platform and hired a new CEO. The investment was led

Intel Launches Hadoop Distribution And Project Rhino, An Effort To Bring Better Security To Big Data

Intel has launched its own Hadoop distribution, entering an already crowded market of major players all looking to get a piece of the big data pie. The company also announced an open-source effort to

Big Data Company RainStor Raises $12 Million Series C From Credit Suisse And Rogers Venture Partners

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.rainstor.com/">RainStor</a>, makers of a "NewSQL" database, announced that has received a $12 million series C round led by Credit Suisse And Rogers Venture Partner

Quantcast Open Sources Hadoop Distributed File System Alternative

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.quantcast.com/">Quantcast</a>, an internet audience measurement and ad targeting service, processes over 20 petabytes of data per day using <a target="_blank" href=

Y Combinator Alum BigCalc Makes Hadoop Easier for High Frequency Trading Firms

Wall Street has been dealing with big data since before it was a thing. But the rise of algorithmic and high frequency trading is making big data even bigger and has led many firms to adopt the same f