Press & Media

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Recent Coverage

The Innovative Structure That Could Save Facebook

Date - 06/18/2020

Publisher - Techonomy

Tech leaders look at access, diversity demands caused by Covid-19

Date - 05/18/2020

Publisher - Austin Monitor

Coronavirus, SARS and Flu Resources

Date - 05/11/2020

Publisher - Journalist's Toolbox

A State-by-State Look at Coronavirus in Prisons

Date - 05/08/2020

Publisher - The Marshall Project

Life as a startup CEO right now: Big wins, bonuses and a few tears

Date - 05/06/2020

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

Publishing open data in times of crisis

Date - 04/30/2020

Publisher - Open Data Institute

Data Journalism Top 10: Bill Gates Conspiracies, COVID-19 Excess Mortality, Home Deaths Spike, Test Kits

Date - 04/23/2020

Publisher - Global Investigative Journalism Network

Using Data to Crunch COVID-19

Date - 04/17/2020

Publisher - Stratfor Pen and Sword (podcast)

All the trauma we cannot see

Date - 04/15/2020

Publisher - Muck Rack Weekly

Weekly Refresh: Hitch’s New Routes,’s COVID-19 Portal, and More

Date - 04/13/2020

Publisher - built in Austin

How to Find Data Sources and Organize Data to Fit Your Content Needs

Date - 04/09/2020

Publisher - SEMrush

AP Makes Coronavirus Dataset Available to All

Date - 04/08/2020

Publisher - Editor and Publisher

AP makes coronavirus dataset available to all

Date - 04/07/2020

Publisher - AP: The Definitive Source

Knowledge graphs in the fight against COVID-19

Date - 4/06/2020

Publisher - The Graph Lounge

Hunt for real numbers for Bergamo and Brescia

Date - 04/01/2020

Publisher - scienzainrete

As COVID-19 data sets become more accessible, novel coronavirus pandemic may be most visualized ever

Date - 3/26/2020

Publisher - ZDNET hiring as it jumps into COVID-19 fight

Date - 3/26/2020

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

Tableau makes Johns Hopkins coronavirus data available for the rest of us

Date - 3/22/2020

Publisher - ZDNET

Top 10 Workday Podcasts of 2019

Date - 12/30/2019

Publisher - Workday Blog

ProgrammableWeb’s Most Clicked, Shared and Talked About APIs of 2019: Big Data and Analytics

Date - 12/25/2019

Publisher - ProgrammableWeb

12 Ways Texas Science Innovators Made the Most of 2019

Date - 12/23/2019

Publisher - UT Austin College of Natural Sciences

K is for Knowledge: Application and data integration for better business, using metadata and knowledge graphs

Date - 12/17/2019

Publisher - ZDNet

The Data Toolbox: The Expanding Domain of AI & Analytics

Date - 10/30/2019

Publisher - G2 Research Hub

New tools power collaborative data journalism with a local emphasis

Date - 10/30/2019

Publisher - Center for Cooperative Media

Syria, the victims of a war and the maps of the world’s conflicts

Date - 10/10/2019

Publisher - Il Sole 24 Ore

A UT Austin Spin-Out Beats the Odds, Turning Data into Knowledge

Date - 10/01/2019

Publisher - UT Austin College of Natural Sciences News

Why We Need Community-Driven Tech Ethics: Two Years of the Global Data Ethics Project

Date - 09/15/2019

Publisher - Tech at Bloomberg

Setting the Startup World Ablaze: Austin Inno’s 2019 50 on Fire

Date - 09/04/2019

Publisher - Austin Inno

The Uncounted Dead of Duterte’s Drug War

Date - 08/19/2019

Publisher - The Atlantic

Dollars for Data Journalism: How One Project Makes Money by Selling Data on Police

Date - 08/12/2019

Publisher - Global Investigative Journalism Network

SXSW PanelPicker Voting is Open. Here Are 24 Sweet Pitches by Austinites

Date - 08/09/2019

Publisher - Austin Inno

Austin Mosaic Awards Name Finalists for 2019 Diversity and Inclusion Honors

Date - 08/05/2019

Publisher - Austin Inno captures Capsenta

Date - 06/21/2019

Publisher - captures Capsenta Acquires Austin-based Capsenta

Date - 06/21/2019

Publisher - SiliconHills Acquires Capsenta

Date - 06/20/2019

Publisher - Texas TechPulse joins forces with Capsenta to bring knowledge graph-based data management to the enterprise

Date - 06/19/2019

Publisher - ZDNet

Austin’s acquires UT spin out Capsenta

Date - 06/19/2019

Publisher - Austin-American Statesman Makes Its First Acquisition

Date - 06/19/2019

Publisher - Austin Inno

Data wranglers come together in Austin startup merger

Date - 06/19/2019

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

Joining forces: Austin’s just acquired Capsenta

Date - 06/19/2019

Publisher - Built in Austin

Building a data-driven culture for a sustainable tomorrow

Date - 06/18/2019

Publisher - CIO

Don’t let your data curiosities die!

Date - 06/13/2019

Publisher - Tableau Public Blog

A Conversation with Ron Green

Date - 05/30/2019

Publisher - Gigaom: Voices in AI

You Ask, I Answer: Starting Marketing Data?

Date - 05/29/2019

Publisher - Christopher S. Penn Marketing Blog

4 Key Lessons Content Marketers Can Take From Data Journalists

Date - 05/20/2019

Publisher -

Austin’s Best Places to Work in 2019

Date - 05/10/2019

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

What is “reasonable security”? And how to meet the requirement

Date - 04/23/2019

Publisher - IT World

What is “reasonable security”? And how to meet the requirement

Date - 04/23/2019

Publisher - IT World

The Mueller report is coming. Are you technically ready?

Date - 04/17/2019

Publisher - Poynter

How knowledge graphs create data-driven cultures

Date - 04/17/2019

Publisher - CIO

Flush with cash and high-power execs, is finally ready to put the pedal to the metal

Date - 03/27/2019

Publisher - Austin Business Journal joins the Linux Foundation for data teamwork

Date - 03/21/2019

Publisher - SD Times Joins the Linux Foundation to Advance Best Practices and Offers Open Courseware Across Data Ecosystem

Date - 03/21/2019

Publisher -

Open Source Project Fosters Data Teamwork Best Practices

Date - 03/20/2019

Publisher - ADT

Linux Foundation nimmt als neues Projekt auf

Date - 03/20/2019

Publisher - heise online

Linux Foundation Adds a Project for Building Data Best Practices

Date - 03/20/2019

Publisher - SDxCentral

Sunshine Week: Brandon Quester’s take on public records

Date - 03/15/2019

Publisher - inewsource

The Rise of Expert Communities in Data-Driven Organizations

Date - 02/27/2019

Publisher - Forbes

Mirum teams with to unlock potential of data

Date - 02/21/2019

Publisher - Campaign

The future of data journalism in local news

Date - 02/04/2019

Publisher - AP – The Definitive Source

The AP is using data journalism to help strengthen local newsrooms

Date - 02/04/2019

Publisher - Poynter

How We Made the Force Report Database

Date - 01/29/2019

Publisher - Source (

Workday Podcast: Building the World’s Largest Collaborative Data Community

Date - 01/24/2019

Publisher - Workday Blog

Why Chief Data Officers need more power

Date - 01/23/2019

Publisher -

How Can We Improve the Quality of Our Data?

Date - 01/22/2019

Publisher - Becoming Human

Celebrating the OPEN Government Data Act

Date - 01/15/2019

Publisher - AWS Government, Education, & Nonprofits Blog

These Buyers Will Drive Home Sales in 2019 and Beyond

Date - 01/09/2019

Publisher -

Above the Trend Line

Date - 2/17/2020

Publisher - insideBIGDATA

Austin’s Top Tech Hires and Departures in 2018

Date - 12/19/2018

Publisher - Austin Inno

How a group of NJ reporters built a massive database of police use of force

Date - 12/05/2018

Publisher - Center for Cooperative Media

Does Your Company Have a Data-elitism Problem?

Date - 11/01/2018

Publisher - Knowledge@Wharton

New approaches for smarter collaboration

Date - 10/31/2018

Publisher - KMWorld Magazine

Six Startups Join Oracle’s Global Startup Ecosystem Hub in Austin

Date - 10/12/2018

Publisher - SiliconHills News

Tech roundup: Shipwell and The Guild raise funding, YETI (IPO document) sightings, and more

Date - 10/11/2018

Publisher - built in austin

CNBC unveils its annual list of 100 promising start-ups to watch

Date - 10/9/2018

Publisher - CNBC

Workday makes double investment

Date - 10/8/2018

Publisher - Enterprise Times

Southern Startup Report: September 13 — September 26, 2018

Date - 9/27/2018

Publisher - Loofar

Term Sheet

Date - 9/26/2018

Publisher - Fortune

Pro Rata

Date - 9/26/2018

Publisher - Axios

Brett Hurt’s showcases how businesses can be recognized for ethical practices

Date - 1/22/2020

Publisher - Austin Business Journal raises $12M to help Fortune 500 companies close the great data divide

Date - 9/25/2018

Publisher - TechCrunch

Austin’s Finds Success as a B Corp Bringing Together Data Users on its Global Platform

Date - 1/21/2020

Publisher - SiliconHills Finds $12M More In Funding

Date - 9/25/2018

Publisher - Texas Tech Pulse

Press Releases Gives Enterprises a Deeper Understanding of their Data with Automated Technical Lineage Capabilities

Date - 6/25/2020 enhances its SaaS data catalog, delivering transparency and simplicity to enterprise users

Date - 3/24/2020 Joins Snowflake Partner Connect

Date - 2/13/2020 Achieves B Corporation Recertification for Balancing Profit and Purpose

Date - 1/21/2020 acquires Capsenta to boost knowledge graph and data virtualization capabilities

Date - 6/19/2019

Lisa Novak Joins as Head of Talent

Date - 3/28/2019 Becomes a Linux Foundation Project

Date - 3/20/2019 Announces Enteprise-Grade Modern Catalog for Data and Analysis

Date - 3/18/2019

Mirum partners with to deliver data-driven design thinking to client engagements

Date - 2/21/2019 Raises $12M Third Round With Workday Ventures

Date - 9/26/2018

Ryan Cush Joins as Chief Revenue Officer

Date - 8/28/2018 Joins Industry Leaders to Launch the “Manifesto for Data Practices”

Date - 3/6/2018

United States’ First Chief Data Scientist DJ Patil Joins as a Strategic Advisor

Date - 3/6/2018 Launches Productive, Secure Platform for Modern Data Teamwork

Date - 3/6/2018

AP boosts data journalism productivity with

Date - 3/6/2018 Survey Reveals Consumer Attitudes Around Data and Trust in Online News

Date - 8/2/2017 Secures Nearly $19 Million in Venture Capital Funding

Date - 2/21/2017

U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Joins Forces with to Launch

Date - 12/15/2016

About is the modern catalog for data and analysis. Choose to activate the hidden data workforce within your enterprise, multiply your data’s value, and create a data-driven culture—faster. The data catalog unites and classifies your data, metadata, and analysis—no matter where it lives.  The modern, intuitive user experience brings together employees of all roles, backgrounds, and skills to collaborate using the tools they already love. And the knowledge graph keeps data connected to everything people need to find, understand, and use it. As a result, your data, analysis, and expertise become more discoverabletrustworthy, and reusable.


Brett Hurt

Brett Hurt

CEO & Co-Founder

Ryan Cush

Ryan Cush

Chief Revenue Officer

Matt Laessig

Matt Laessig

COO & Co-Founder

Bryon Jacob

Bryon Jacob

CTO & Co-Founder

Jon Loyens

Jon Loyens

CPO & Co-Founder

Ariane Chan

Ariane Chan

General Counsel

Awards & Recognition

Austin’s Best Places to Work

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

Austin’s Best Places to Work

Date - 2019

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

Finalist, Diversity and Inclusion

Date - 2019

Publisher - Austin Mosaic Awards

50 on Fire

Date - 2019

Publisher - Austin Inno

Upstart 100

Date - 2018

Publisher - CNBC

Best for the World

Date - 2018

Publisher - B Lab

Austin’s Coolest Companies

Date - 2018

Publisher - Austin Inno

50 on Fire

Date - 2018

Publisher - Austin Inno

A-List of the Hottest Startups

Date - 2018

Publisher - Austin Chamber

Austin’s Best Places to Work

Date - 2018

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

Austin’s Best Places to Work

Date - 2017

Publisher - Austin Business Journal

Austin’s Best Places to Work

Date - 2016

Publisher - Austin Business Journal


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