data management

Zuckerberg money manager Iconiq bets on European data startup

Iconiq Capital, the Silicon Valley venture firm that invests on behalf of Facebook founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg and other tech billionaires, is putting $30 million into Collibra, a software company that helps large institutions manage their data. The investment is part of a $58 million round of capital that included Battery Ventures, »

HCL Technologies buys Datawave, UK-based data management platform

HCL Technologies, the multinational IT services company based in India, has acquired UK-based data management platform, Datawave, for around £7 million, it said. Datawave, formerly known as ETL Factory, enables users to execute large-scale and complex data-integration and data-migration projects by creating a data automation platform. Anand Birje, vice president and head of digital and »

Nationwide prepares for GDPR rules with centralised data management

Nationwide prepares for GDPR rules with centralised data management

In May 2018, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force, mandating that all data used within firms, including data used in testing, is anonymised and secure. The Nationwide Building Society has centralised its data management capabilities to meet the regulatory challenge, said Richard Jordan, testing services practice manager. As long »