Wink Wink, Hint Hint: User-Centric search

written by admin on December 22, 2005 in Big Data and Startups with no comments

Wink Sector: user-enhanced search Headquarters: Mountain View, CA Founded:2004 Stage:Going into public beta today, so go try it out yourself. FundingRound: A Investors:Greylock, who’ve also invested in digg, LinkedIn, Oodle, Clariaand Evite Management: Founder and CEO Michael Tanne was one Read the Rest…


Google + StoredIQ = Love

written by admin on October 14, 2005 in Big Data and Startups with no comments

StoredIQ Sector: Unstructured Data Headquarters: Austin, TX; founded 2001 Funding Round: Series B Partners: Google!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Customers: Atlantic Healthcare, Berkshire Hospitals,Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona,Medline. Do Google’s enterprise customers count as new StoredIQ customers? They include impressive names likeDiscovery Communications Read the Rest…


Njini: Tag, you're it.

written by admin on October 11, 2005 in Big Data and Startups with no comments

Njini Sector: Unstructured Data Headquarters: London, UK Founded: 2003 Funding Round: Series B Investors: Accel, Add Partners Management: Phil Tee, co-founder and CTO; Mike Swoboda, co-founder and Managing Director. Secret Sauce: Tagging. Need I say more? Even dating these days Read the Rest…


Get Yourself Together! All that floating data needs some structure.

written by admin on October 11, 2005 in Big Data and Under The Radar with no comments

Sure, a topic like “unstructured data” is about as sexy as apair of khaki pants. But guess what? How many of those khakis do you own? Ifyou were a guy who invented khakis, how rich would you be? And if Read the Rest…