Dataiku Inc., a NYC-based maker of Dataiku Data Science Studio (DSS), an advanced analytics and collaborative data science tool, raised $28M in series B funding.
The round was led by Battery Ventures with participation from FirstMark, Serena Capital and Alven.
The company will use the funds to hire 100 people and accelerate marketing efforts globally while further strengthening their platform with new integrations and technologies.
Founded in Europe in 2014 and led by Florian Douetteau, CEO, Dataiku provides a platform that combines data science and machine learning technologies with collaborative features that allow anyone in an organization to contribute to the data science production process and enable each team member, from coders to analysts, to contribute to the data production and analysis process using the tools they know best.
Thanks to a collaborative and team-based user interface for data scientists and beginner analysts, to a unified framework for both development and deployment of data projects, and to immediate access to all the features and tools required to design data products from scratch, users can easily apply machine learning and data science techniques to all types, sizes, and formats of raw data to build and deploy predictive data flows.
Today, hundreds of companies around the world, from Fortune 500s to SMBs, including L’Oreal, NPR, AXA, Kuka, and many others, use Dataiku on a daily basis to create, build, and deliver data products.
Dataiku also has offices in Paris and London.