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Comcast Ventures Invests in AtScale, a Business Intelligence-Focused Platform

Comcast Ventures, Funding Announcement, Infrastructure  |  May 16, 2016  |  By


Imagine thousands of analysts at a Fortune 500 company running numbers, then trying to synthesize the findings into one place to make key critical decisions.  Sounds tough right?  Now imagine those numbers, viewed in places like Tableau to Excel all from one source, analyzed cohesively to provide real-time analytics critical for key business decisions.  This can be done by Comcast…

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Introducing Zoomdata, A Visual Analytics Company for Big Data

Enterprise, Funding Announcement  |  February 16, 2016  |  By

Big data means big business. The worldwide business intelligence and analytics software market, which enables business analysts and data scientists to draw insights from big data, is over $50B. This market focuses on streamlining both a company’s internal operational data as well as its customer-facing data, helping companies understand consumer behavior and provide a roadmap to better monetization. Increasingly, companies…

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Our Big Data at Comcast and NBCUniversal Event in Palo Alto

Enterprise  |  December 17, 2015  |  By

Last Thursday, Comcast Ventures partnered with executives from across Comcast and NBCUniversal to bring entrepreneurs in the big data space a deeper view into the uses of big data within the organization – and industry. Hosted by Comcast Ventures Managing Director, Louis Toth, and Principal, Matt Carbonara, the discussion was kicked off by Executive Vice President and Chief Network Officer,…

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Is it ‘Game Over’ for the Current Set of Disruptions in the Storage Market?

Comcast Ventures  |  June 2, 2014  |  By

Driven by a number of technology disruptions, 2013 was a banner year for venture backed storage company exits.  This is no surprise given that enterprise storage systems comprise a $28 billion market.  The trend towards converged infrastructure, particularly convergingcompute & storage into virtual storage area networks (vSAN), was evidenced by the VMware and EMC acquisitions of Virsto Software and ScaleIO respectively. All the…

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