Big Data Report – $4.9 Billion Invested Across 523 Deals Since 2008

$4.9 Billion Invested Across 523 Deals Since 2008 from The Startup Garage
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Big Data investment has been gaining momentum seeing nearly $5 billion of funding over the last five years. 2012 was the biggest year of deals and saw YoY growth of 19.5% over 2011. The graph below highlights the five-year financing trend to Big Data companies.

In addition to the acceleration in financing activity, big data exits have also increased with 2012 seeing 20 exits including several IPOs. IBM and Oracle lead the pack with the most acquisitions of Big Data companies.

Below is the five-year financing trend to Big Data.

The Startup Garage. TSG Enterprise.  $4.9 Billion Invested Across 523 Deals Since 2008

The Big Data exit activity level has also seen a sizable uptick with 2012 seeing many exits via M&A and 3 IPOs including ed up as well.

The Startup Garage. TSG Enterprise.  $4.9 Billion Invested Across 523 Deals Since 2008

 More information including a link to the full Big Data Report can be found here.

 

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I work with entrepreneurs who are looking to attract investment and get out of the "Garage". I am passionate about helping entrepreneurs start companies that matter. I helped launch over 100 Companies, Non-Profits and Social Enterprises. I consider myself a serial entrepreneur, startup coach & trusted advisor. * Launching New Companies (For Profit, Non-Profit and Social Enterprise) * Expert Business Plan Writer * Extensive Network of Business Relationships focused on Launch & Rapid Growth of New Companies * Startup, Growth, Marketing, Technology, Web, Business Systems * Trusted Advisor to CEO’s & Entrepreneurs * Capital Raising Strategy Development * Startup Team Development The first company I started and sold is VAVi Sport & Social Club which grew to over 25,000 members in six years, was recognized as San Diego’s 30th fastest growing private company in 2006 by the San Diego Business Journal and 32nd fastest in 2007, and sold for over 25X the capital investment.