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Mitsui & Co has made an undisclosed investment in big data company Crayon Data, which will help the latter strengthen its products and foray into the Japanese market. The investment includes a business service agreement, under which Mitsui will support the launch of Crayon Data’s products in Japan, and the expansion of its customer assets, […]
26 Feb 2016
Singapore-based big data startup Crayon Data is setting up India operations in alliance with WPP-owned media investment management firm GroupM and its subsidiary Mindshare. Ratan Tata had recently invested an undisclosed amount in Crayon Data. “Together, GroupM, Mindshare and Crayon Data aim to map the taste of millions of Indian consumers, which will allow enterprises […]
10 Dec 2015
Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, has made a personal investment of an undisclosed amount in Crayon Data, one of Asia’s leading big data companies. Founded by Srikant Sastri and Suresh Shankar in 2012, Crayon Data is a big data startup with a global vision to ‘simplify the world’s choices’. Crayon Data currently has a team of […]
24 Nov 2015
Big data is the big buzzword these days. Big data refers to a collection of data sets or information too large and complex to be processed by standard tools. It is the art and science of combining enterprise data, social data and machine data to derive new insights, which it otherwise would not be possible […]
13 Jun 2015
When Big Data emerged as an important analysis tool a few years back, it was mostly for large enterprises. The complexity of Big Data coupled with its high cost made it out of reach for small businesses then. Today, the picture is a lot different because Big Data has evolved to suit the needs of […]
12 Feb 2015
The Bangalore chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) recently hosted a panel on Big Data. Cutting through the hype, the panel showed that Big Data is only getting bigger and bigger, both in terms of its application and the sheer amount of data processed. The five panellists included Anirban Dey (Andy), Managing Director, Sap Labs […]
02 Jun 2014
With ever increasing volumes of data, companies have started stressing a lot on how to make sense accurately from this and hence the filed of Big Data has emerged. From retail to telco and pharma to digital marketing, data and analytics are becoming core to the business. While the world has now woken up to (and how!) and is engulfed in this boom, Crayon Data founder and CEO, Suresh Shankar has been part of this space since early 2000, with his first startup RedPill Solutions Pte Ltd., when there was no real market to speak of.
11 Jul 2013