Tuesday, 23 September 2014
Press Release

DataSift Named to JMP Securities Hot 100 List of Best Privately Held Software Companies

Evaluation based on financials, products and services, quality of leadership, customers and market potential

SAN FRANCISCO – September 23, 2014DataSift, the leading social data platform, announced today that it was named to JMP Securities 2014 "Hot 100: Best Privately Held Software Companies" list. Constructed by the software research team at JMP Securities, a full-service investment bank, the list profiles 100 of the leading private companies in various sectors of the software industry.

DataSift was named in the software category, sharing the space with other companies that meet JMP's evaluation criteria, outlined by financial growth, products and services, quality of leadership, customers and market potential. DataSift was named with other software leaders including Atlassian, Cloudera and GoodData.

"Data volumes are exploding and companies are trying to figure out how to capture and understand just the right information needed to make data-driven decisions. DataSift solves this challenge, helping our customers process data into meaningful information that can improve almost every aspect of their business," said Rob Bailey, CEO at DataSift. "We are honored to have our innovation and accomplishment recognized by JMP Securities, and to be included among such an impressive array of companies that are driving significant market changes."

JMP Securities is a full-service investment bank that provides equity research, institutional brokerage and investment banking services to growth companies and their investors.

About DataSift

DataSift Inc. is the leading social data platform with more than 1,000 customers in 40+ countries. DataSift is driving a revolution in corporate decision-making by making it easy for applications to incorporate the use of real-time and historical social data intelligently and easily into data analysis. The DataSift platform enables companies to easily aggregate, filter and extract useful data from the billions of public social conversations on social networks, blogs, news and other web sources. DataSift has offices in San Francisco, New York, Canada, and Reading, U.K. For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter @datasift.

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