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B IGDATA-STARTUP THE ONLINE BIG DATA KNOWLEDGE PLATFORM Big Data Startups Investments Infographic Big Data means Big Bucks Big Data Startups are hot and that means money! 2013 was the year of Big Data and investors knew that. They have found the Big Data Startups from around the world and they are betting heavily on many promising big data startups. The Big Data ecosystem is changing rapidly and apart from the Venture Capital firms investing in the big data startups, there have been many acquisitions. Best thing of all? We are just getting started. This is just the beginning: Gartner predicts that Big Data will drive $232 billion in IT spending through 2016 $ 3.6 billion $ 4.9 billion average of over $210M in funding 2013 2008-2012 20 financing deals per month What are the top 10 startups with most funding Many Big Data Startups have received funding, but who are the companies that received the most funding so far? O Palantir big data analytics 556 solution Million dollars Document- OmongoDB oriented database 231 Million dollars uO Mu Sigma Data-Science- as-a-Service 208 Million dollars cloudera Hadoop-based software, services and training 141 Million dollars OPERA Data-Science- SOLUTIONS as-a-Service 114 Million dollars Hadoop-based software, services and training Hortonworks 98 Million dollars DATASTA'X: Cassandra- based big data 83.7 Million dollars guavus Big data analytics solution 87 Million dollars GoodData Cloud-based platform and big data apps 75.5 Million dollars MarkLogic Enterprise NOSQL Database 71.2 Million dollars Top Big Data venture capital firms Who are the venture capital firms most active in big data and how many companies have they currently invested in? LIGHTSPEED VENTURE 19 PARTNERS KHOSLA VENTURES Big Data Venture Capital Firms 12 SEQUOIA CAPITAL 13 12 NEW ENTERPRISE ASSOCIATES (13 GREYLOCK PARTNERS (10 IA VENTURES ACCEL PARTNERS BATTERY VENTURES ANDREESSEN HOROWITZ 2013 Big Data IPO's Top 2013 big data venture capital funds: In 2012 Splunk raised $ 331 million. 2013 saw two more large Big Data IPO's and there are more to come in the coming years: Three new big data venture capital funds were created in 2013: $331 350 300 100 $254 250 80 $100 200 million Size undisclosed Big Data 60 150 $116 $100 Analytics 100 million 40 Investment Arm 50 2012 2013 2013 20 Splunk Tableau Rocket Fuel Data Elite KPMG AccelBig Data Fund 2 Capital Big data acquisitions: per month and who acquired whom Many acquisitions took place in 2013, here is an overview of 50 of those acquisitions: Feb February 2013 Nov Acquirer Mar Big Data Startup Practice Fusion • 100Plus Twitter • Bluefin Labs • Humedica • Qantivo • Star Analytics • Star Analytics • Swaylo UnitedHealth Group March 2013 Oct Apr Aggregate Knowledge Big Data Startup Acquirer IBM IBM • Atlas • DNNResearch Facebook Peoplebrowser Google 4 April 2013 Big Data Startup Sep • ENQIO May NGDATA • Visual Revenue Outbrain Acquirer • ParAccel • UrbanCode INC Actian Aug May 2013 Jun • Wavii IBM • Webdetails • Lucky Sort Google Big Data Startup Acquirer Jul Pentaho Twitter Walmart Labs • OneOps • RapidBlue Solutions • Semantelli • Solera Networks June 2013 ShopperTrak Acquirer July 2013 Big Data Startup IMS Health Blue Coat Systems Big Data Startup FoundationDB Acquirer Software AG • Locationary • Aveksa • Akiban • Apama • Bitdeli Adroll Apple August 2013 Acquirer Salesforce EMC • Composite Software • Garantia Data • Infochimps • Myrrix • Saclelo Cisco • Edge Spring • Hybris • Inkiru • Panopticon • Streambase • Xtremeinsights • Ztelic SAP Walmart Labs MyRedis Big Data Startup NICE Systems Datawatch CSC ERN • Causata • Elucidata • Precog • Singly Tibco Cloudera RichRelevance Intel EMC • Spindle • Visual Analytics Appcelerator Yahoo Twitter Raytheon October 2013 September 2013 Big Data Startup Acquirer November 2013 Big Data Startup • Climate Corporation • Level Up Analytics • Sourcefire Acquirer Acquirer Splunk Big Data Startup Monsanto • BugSenses SAP Intuit CrowdSource • KXEN Servio Cisco Dropbox • Sold Many prices are undisclosed, but some are not: $ 2.7 billion $31 $ 80 $ 1.1 billion million million Panopticon June 2013 Climate Bluefin Labs Sourcefire Corporation October 2013 October 2013 Datawatch Twitter Mosanto Cisco We clearly can say that 2013 was the year of Big Data, but that does not mean that 2014 will be less thrilling. The Big Data shift only just started and the coming years we will see many more new Big Data Startups as well as more investments and acquisitions. For organisations looking to develop a Big Data Strategy it will mean more options available in the market to gain truly valuable insights from their data. For more information visit: Sources used:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, %24 %24 2016 - Apr - May - Jun - Jul - Aug -Sep - Oct- - Apr - May - Jun - Jul - Aug -Sep- %24 %24 van- Feb - Mo

Big Data means Big Bucks

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The Big Data ecosystem is growing rapidly and there is a lot happening. Massive investments, large IPO's, many acquisitions and new venture capital funds popping-up constantly. Therefore we've decided...


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