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DataSift

DataSift

DataSift is a technology company that builds cloud-based software for analyzing data collected from social media outlets (Twitter, Facebook etc. ) as well as other sources. Specifically, the DataSift platform lets users standardize, filter, curate and deliver the social data most critical to their businesses.

Background
Founder : Nick Halstead
CEO: Rob Bailey
Timeline:
2010: DataSift founded; DataSift receives $1.5 million in seed funding from David Richmond
2011: Nick Halstead steps down as CEO to become CTO; Rob Bailey appointed CEO
2013: DataSift VEDO processing engine released

DataSift is privately-held company with offices in Reading, UK; San Francisco, California, USA; and New York City, New York, USA.