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Industry Big Data Analytics
Founder Stefan Groschupf (CEO)
Headquarters San Francisco, California,
Number of employees

Datameer, Inc. is a big data Analytics and Visualization company based in San Francisco, California. Datameer offers self-service and schema-free Big Data analytics application for Hadoop. Founded by Hadoop veterans in 2009, Datameer scales up to thousands of nodes and is available for all major Hadoop distributions.

Datameer specializes in analysis of large volumes of data[1] for business users of Apache Hadoop.[2] The company's product, Datameer Analytics Solution (DAS), is a business integration platform for Hadoop and includes data source integration, an analytics engine with a spreadsheet interface designed for business users with over 200 analytic functions and visualization including reports, charts and dashboards. DAS is available for major Hadoop distributions including Apache, Cloudera, EMC Greenplum HD, IBM BigInsights, MapR, Yahoo! and Amazon.

Company History and Operations[edit]

The company was founded in 2009.[3][4] Datameer announced the general availability of DAS in October 2010 and is currently on its Version 2.1 release.[5]

Datameer was voted the second most promising cloud computing company at GigaOM's Structure 2010 LaunchPad[6] and KMWorld named DAS a Trend-Setting Product of 2010.[7] Datameer has also been recognized as a Dow Jones VentureWire Start-Up to Watch.[8] Datameer was named a 2014 Data Discovery Leader by GigaOm[9]

On May 16, 2011, Datameer announced a $9.25M B-financing round led by venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, Caufield and Byers.[10][11]

On December 18, 2013, Datameer announced a $19M D-financing round by Software AG, Redpoint Ventures, Workday, Citi Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), and Next World Capital[12][13][14]

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  1. ^ "''O'Reilly Radar, April 19, 2010". 2010-04-19. Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  2. ^ "Apache Hadoop". Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  3. ^ Rao, Leena (2010-04-13). "''TechCrunchIT'', April 14, 2010". Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  4. ^ Vance, Ashlee (2010-04-22). "''The New York Times'', April 22, 2010". Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  5. ^ Datameer Press Release, November 16, 2012
  6. ^ "''GigaOM'', June 23, 2010". 2010-06-23. Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  7. ^ "''KMWorld'', August 31, 2010". Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  8. ^ Capital, Venture (2010-10-12). "''The Wall Street Journal'', October 12, 2010". Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  9. ^ Brust, Andrew J (19 February 2014). "Sector RoadMap: data discovery in 2014". 
  10. ^ "Kleiner Perkins Leads 9M round In Apache Hadoop-Based Analytics Platform". 2011-05-16. Retrieved 2011-06-04. 
  11. ^ "Datameer Snags $9.25M More to Analyze Massive Amounts of Data". 2011-05-16. Retrieved 2011-06-04. 
  12. ^ "Datameer Raises $19M As Market For Hadoop And Big Data Analytics Hits An Inflection Point". 
  13. ^ "Hadoop analytics startup Datameer raises $19M". 
  14. ^ "Datameer picks up $19M to help companies do analytics along with Hadoop". 

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