Top 12 funded Big Data Startup companies
Big data companies are attracting big investments from venture capitalists. But which startups are garnering the most funding? Venture capitalists made more big data investments than ever before in 2012, and a few more deals have already closed in 2013. Entrepreneurs from several venture-backed data startups like ramotion-startup webflow will be getting huge funding from investors.
Despite the bump in number of deals, the total amount of money VCs threw at big data startups in 2012 $1.39 billion was down by nearly 7% year over year. The median deal size decreased slightly, from $6 million to $5.7 million. The percentage of deals for big data infrastructure in relation to all big data funding continued to fall, while big data analytics has risen to a high of 48 percent of all deals
Here is the list of companies that focus on big data products and services, specifically in the following markets: Hadoop, NoSQL, Next Generation Data Warehousing, predictive analytics, and advanced data visualization. Several startups are claiming big data as their business, who has received the most funding so far? Here is the list of top 25 most funded Big Data startups showing us where VCs are placing their biggest bets, according to Forbes, CrunchAnalytics.
|Company||Funding (in $US mil.)||Services|
|Palantir||$650 million||Analytics applications|
|Cloudera||$141||Hadoop-based software, services, training|
|Domo||$123||Software-as-a-Service business intelligence platform|
|Opera Solutions||$ 114||Data-Science-as-a-Service|
|Talend||$102||Application and business process integration platform|
|Hortonworks||$98||Hadoop-based software, services, training|
|Guavus||87||Big data analytics solution|
|DataStax||83.7||Cassandra-based big data platform|
|10gen||$73.4||MongoDB (open-source, document database)|