MongoDB enters public capital markets

With MongoDB, the third Big Data company has gone public on Thursday, October 19th 2017. In 2014 and 2017 the two Hadoop distributors Hortonworks and Cloudera had carried out...

Read More

Newsletter on 10-25-2017

Read More

MapR receives another $56 Mio. in venture capital

With Cloudera and Hortonworks, two Hadoop distributors have already gone public. MapR seems to try and follow their competitors with this move. But prior to this, the next funding...

Read More

The 2017 Big Data Landscape

Matt Turck, Jim Hao and FirstMark just published their Big Data Landscape chart for the year 2017. The table gives a broad – but of course not exhaustive –...

Read More

BOARD and KPMG enter strategic partnership

  Provider of decision-making software BOARD and audit and consulting firm KPMG have agreed in entering a strategic partnership. The goal of the cooperation is to help clients improve...

Read More

Cloudera acquires Fast Forward Labs

  Big Data on open source provider Cloudera acquires Fast Forward Labs. The company, delivering Hadoop developments and distributions, announced the acquisition in the course of its second-quarter earnings...

Read More

Databricks receives $140 Mio. in venture capital

Just a few days after we wrote a post about ThoughtSpot hitting the venture capital jackpot with an $60 Mio. investment, Databricks has received an even bigger investment of...

Read More

ThoughtSpot hits next venture capital jackpot

AI-driven Analytics company ThoughtSpot enters funding round C with Lightspeed Venture Partners. The firm was able to collect another $60 Mio. on August 16, 2017. Thoughtspot did already gather...

Read More

Tableau acquires ClearGraph

 Tableau on last Wednesday announced its acquisition of natural language analytics company ClearGraph. The purchase price has not been disclosed. The BI and Analytics company Tableau expects to bring its solutions...

Read More

EY to buy digitalization consultancy Etventure

It is no new finding that the big 4 need to realign their business models. Due to the restriction of the audit mandate’s maximum duration, the profitability of the...

Read More