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All you want to know about Indian AI startup Tuplejump that caught Apple’s eye

Friday, September 23, 2016 | More »

Tech giant Apple Inc. has acquired Hyderabad-based machine learning startup Tuplejump as part of efforts to boost its artificial intelligence capabilities. The development was first reported by tech news portal TechCrunch. The startup, which had a dozen employees, was launched by three Indian engine...

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WestBridge, others invest $15.6 mn in data analytics startup Innovaccer

Silicon Valley-based big data startup Innovaccer Inc has raised $15.6 million in a Series A round of funding led by Westbridge Capital Partners, with participation by other angel investors. According to a report by The Economic Times, other angel investors who participated in the round included form...

12 August, 2016 | More »

Jose Antony and Kaviraj Murugesan, co-founders,  TAPrint

This Kochi-based startup has a solution for firms to retrieve data from dumb machines

Big Data’s biggest challenge is dumb machines. So even when smart companies make business intelligence a top priority, they often need smart devices to sift through random, unstructured data stored in not-so-smart machines. A Kochi-based startup has come up with a solution to address this problem....

6 June, 2016 | More »


Business analytics firm BRIDGEi2i gets Series A funding from Edelweiss investment arm

Bangalore- and Fremont- (California, US) based data analytics firm BRIDGEi2i Analytics Solutions Pvt. Ltd has secured an undisclosed sum in Series A funding from Edelweiss Private Equity, the private equity and venture capital arm of Edelweiss Financial Services. Edelweiss has picked up a minority s...

1 June, 2016 | More »


Are Indian banks ready for analytics?

When I started my career in banking in the 1980’s, banking was often referred to as the 3-6-3 business in the US, as bankers would borrow funds at 3% from the depositor, lend the money at 6% and were off to the golf course by 3 o’clock. Today, technology has revolutionised banking, enabling cust...

28 April, 2016 | More »


Exclusive: Ideaspring floats early-stage venture fund

Angel investors Naganand Doraswamy and Prashant Deshpande have joined hands with Patni Computers’ scions Arihant and Amit Patni, among others, to launch an early-stage venture capital firm Ideaspring to back technology startups in the country. The firm will essentially come at the seed-stage a...

22 April, 2016 | More »


Big Data intelligence startup Minetta Brook raises $2M from Naya Ventures & TiE Angel Group Seattle

Minetta Brook Inc., a Big Data intelligence startup, has come out of stealth mode and announced it has raised $2 million (Rs 11.8 crore) in seed funding from TiE Angel Group Seattle or TAGS, an angel investment group, and Naya Ventures LP, an early-stage venture fund. TAGS led the seed funding roun...

24 July, 2013 | More »


ScaleArc raises $12.3M Series C funding from Accel, Trinity & Nexus Ventures

Mumbai and Silicon Valley-based database infrastructure software developer ScaleArc Inc. has raised $12.3 million in Series C round of funding led by Accel partners. Existing investors Trinity Ventures and Nexus Ventures also took part in the round. The funds will be used primarily to invest in sale...

11 January, 2013 | More »

Accel Partners Looks To Invest $100M In Big Data Firms

Accel Partners, the venture capital firm which has backed Facebook and Groupon, has announced the launch of its global $100 million Big Data Fund which will invest in “innovative entrepreneurs seeking to build category-defining companies at every layer of the Big Data stack.” Accel Partners will...

9 November, 2011 | More »