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Think Big Analytics Raises $3 Million

Think Big Analytics has raised $3 million from angel investors.  The company combines data science and data engineering for customers that want to build out their infrastructure.  This way the companies can learn more from their data and build models around it.  Dan Scheinman led the round of funding and WI Harper Group participated.

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Quantcast Raises $27.5 Million From Cisco, Polaris, Founders Fund, and Revolution

Quantcast, a website that monitors stats for websites announced earlier this week that they have raised $27.5 million. Cisco Systems is the leader investor in Quantcast. Quantcast competes with Alexa and Compete.com. Quantcast plans to use the funding to expand their advertising platform.

“Quantcast’s approach and technology for delivering high-value, targeted advertising aligns with the needs of Cisco’s customers, from service providers to media companies and ultimately consumers,” stated Cisco SVP and general manager of Media Solutions Group Dan Scheinman. Other investors include Polaris Venture Partners, The Founders Fund, and Revolution Ventures.