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  • Is big data in big trouble? Crunch Network

    Is big data in big trouble?

    We recently saw two critical developments in the big data and analytics space. Tableau released earnings and missed their forecast by $0.05; their stock dropped 5 percent. Then Hortonworks announced a revenue miss that sent the stock into a downward spiral. What’s going on with the business intelligence and Hadoop space? Read More

  • Platfora Big Data Analytics Platform Scores $30 Million Round

    Platfora Big Data Analytics Platform Scores $30 Million Round

    Platfora, a company that helps customers process and make sense of big data, announced a $30 million investment today. The round includes money from new participants HSBC and Harmony Partners with contributions from earlier funders Allegis Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Battery Ventures, Citi Ventures, Cisco, Sutter Hill Ventures and Tenaya Capital. The most recent investment before… Read More

  • Andreessen Horowitz Leads $5.7M Round In Analytics Platform For Hadoop Data Platfora

    Andreessen Horowitz Leads $5.7M Round In Analytics Platform For Hadoop Data Platfora

    Platfora, a startup focused on bringing businesses intelligence from big data, raised $5.7 million in Series A funding 

led by Andreessen Horowitz with intelligence technology company In-Q-Tel participating. Andreessen Horowitz General Partner Scott Weiss is joining the board as part of the investment. Ben Werther, founder and CEO of Platfora, explains that 

Hadoop one of the… Read More