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Ayasdi Raises $30.6M for Big Data & Machine Learning

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by Angela Guess Andrew Nusca of ZDNet reports, “Palo Alto, Calif.-based Ayasdi announced this morning that it raised $30.6 million for its ‘Insight Discovery’ technology, which promises to discover — automatically and quickly — relevant queries for extremely complex datasets. That’s a bit different from many self-proclaimed “big data” companies today that are focused on speeding up…

Finding a Cure for Cancer with Big Data

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by Angela Guess Christina Farr of VentureBeat reports, “Big data is one of the most over-used buzzwords in the startup vernacular, and founders rarely have the goods to back it up. So you’ll understand that I was intrigued — but highly skeptical — when an email with the subject line ‘using data to cure cancer’…

Big Data Startup Ayasdi Launches; Machine Learning Platform Combines Computer Science And Topological Data Analysis

This week a new Big Data startup company launched, Ayasdi, co-founded by Stanford mathematics professor Gunner Carlsson and based on his DARPA-funded research in the area of applied topology, with $10+million in Series A funding led by Khosla Ventures and Floodgate. The technology, dubbed the Insight Discovery platform, is explained to be the “first machine…