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Karmasphere

Karmasphere

Karmasphere creates software that supports Hadoop users, providing big data analytics for enterprise. The company’s products—Collaborative Analytics Workspace, Hadoop Virtual Appliance Karmasphere Analyst, and others—give business analysts direct access to SQL, data cleansing and ingestion, as well as the ability to conduct queries and share insights with colleagues in social networks.
Background
Founder: Martin Hall
CEO: Gail Ennis
Timeline:
2010: Karmasphere founded; Karmasphere receives initial venture capital funding in Series A round; Karmasphere Analyst released
2011: Hadoop Virtual Appliance for developers released; updated version of Karmasphere Analyst released
2012: Karmasphere 2.0, a collaborative analytics workspace, released

Karmasphere is a privately-held company based out of Cupertino, California.