SlamData Secures $6.7MM Series A to Support Modern Data in the Enterprise

Boulder, Colo., February 23, 2017 – SlamData Inc., the leading open source analytics company for modern unstructured data today announced that it has raised a $6.7M Series A funding round, led by Shasta Ventures. The investment will drive further development of the firm’s breakthrough analytics solution: a single application for natively exploring, visualizing and embedding analytics against unstructured data sources including NoSQL, Hadoop, and cloud API’s.

Polyglot Persistence: Analytics Purgatory Or the Birth of A New Era of Analytics?

The exceptional thing that we did was to create an evolutionary approach to this problem. Not another silo or another one-off tool. We said, we’re going to create something that can do all the modern data structures that people are encountering like JSON, like XML, and other sorts of semi-structured data, but that also has the ability to be completely compatible with their existing legacy sources, the relational world.