February 14, 2014

Hadoop startup Talend is shooting for an IPO ‘in the next couple of years,’ says CEO

"Los Altos, Calif.-based Talend has already racked up 4,000 customers over its seven years of existence, and it recently raised a fresh $40 million in funding. Now, focusing on Hadoop is helping the company pick up speed as it heads toward a public offering." In this interview with VentureBeat, Mike Tuchen, Talend’s CEO, explains the importance of Hadoop today and the way Talend is leveraging that technology.