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Big data is hard. We make it easy

Big data is hard. We make it easy

Ascend provides the world’s first autonomous dataflow service, enabling data engineers to build, scale, and operate continuously optimized, apache spark-based pipelines with 85% less code. running natively in microsoft azure, amazon web services, and google cloud platform, ascend combines declarative configurations and automation to manage the underlying cloud infrastructure, optimize pipelines, and eliminate maintenance across the entire data lifecycle. ascend is backed by the world’s leading vc firms, including accel, sequoia capital, lightspeed venture partners, and 8vc.

Solution Architect

Product Manager

Backend Engineer

Sean Knapp

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Founder @Ascend.io, @Ooyala • Worked at @Google • Investor @Betable, @Parse • Advisor @Liftoff Mobile • Studied at @Stanford University
Total raised


Funded over

2 rounds

Latest round

Series A (May 2017)

Health insurance

Competitive vacation policy

Free food

Flexible hours

Beautiful office

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