Jason Beck in Press Release on December 6, 2011
Digital Reasoning Raises Venture Financing for Automated Understanding of Big Data Top Tier Investor to Join Board
Nashville, TN – December 6, 2011 – Digital Reasoning, a leader in understanding unstructured data at scale, today announced it has raised a Series B round with participation from In-Q-Tel, individual partners of Silver Lake, and other private investors. With this round, Digital Reasoning will add John Brennan to its board of directors. Brennan is a partner at Silver Lake Sumeru.
The investment [...]
Tim Estes in Blog on December 21, 2011
There’s a great deal of talk about “big data” today. If you walk into an AT&T store near you, you may see the statistics of users sending over 3 Billion text messages a day or over 250 million tweets. Compare that to closer to 100 million or less tweets a day a year or two ago, and it’s daunting how rapidly the volume of digital information is increasing. A mobile phone without expandable storage frustrates users who want to keep [...]
Jason Beck in Blog on December 6, 2011
I recently sat down with James Gardner to discuss Big Data and the promise of Automated Understanding. James is a senior research scientist, and a doctoral candidate at Emory University, who works principally in the area of natural language processing – from tokenization to named entity extraction, entity resolution, fact extraction and relationship extraction.
Since his undergraduate studies, James has been interested in Artificial Intelligence. That interest extended to natural language processing and machine learning, which he saw could [...]