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Civis Analytics Achieves SOC 2 Type II Certification

Civis Platform Successfully Completes Rigorous Third-Party Examination of its Cloud-Based Data Science Platform Chicago, IL — August 17, 2017 — Civis Analytics, the leader in data science software and services, today announced that it has successfully completed its SOC 2 Type II (Service Organization Control) examination for its cloud-based data science software, Civis Platform. The SOC 2 Type II report…

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Civis Analytics Raises $22 Million in Series A Funding Led by Drive Capital

Round Fuels Growth and Product Development to Transform Data Science for All Organizations Chicago, IL – November 30, 2016 – Civis Analytics, the leader in data science software and services, announced today that it has raised a $22 million Series A round of funding led by Drive Capital with participation from Verizon Ventures, WPP, and Eric Schmidt, the Executive Chairman…

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Return Path and Civis Analytics Partner to Bring Unprecedented Insights Into Consumer Behavior

New partnership joins Return Path’s robust consumer purchase data with the Civis data science platform Return Path and Civis Analytics today announced a partnership leveraging the Civis data science platform to deliver insights from Return Path’s massive set of consumer purchase data. The collaboration enables organizations to harness the power of data science to understand and visualize purchase data and…

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Civis Analytics Launches the Civis Media Optimizer to Bring the Precision of Digital to TV Advertising

Civis Analytics, the data science technology company launched from the 2012 Obama Campaign, today announced Civis Media Optimizer, the first-of-its-kind ad planning software using data science to reinvent TV ad planning by bringing together the targeting precision seen in digital to the massive reach and scale of television. Even with the rise of digital, brands know TV is still the…

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Civis Analytics Welcomes Tim O’Reilly to the Board of Directors

CHICAGO Joining Eric Schmidt as the Company Launches the Civis Data Science Platform Civis Analytics, the leading data analytics team democratizing data science for businesses and non-profits, today announced Tim O’Reilly, founder of O’Reilly Media, joined its Board of Directors. Along with Google Chairman Eric Schmidt – who backed Civis Analytics when it launched in 2013 – Tim will mentor…

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Introducing Civis: The Data Science Platform

CHICAGO From the Team That Changed the Way Data is Used to Win Elections Today’s announcement has been two years in the making. The Civis Analytics team was born out of the Obama 2012 campaign headquarters in a monitor-filled back room known affectionately as “The Cave” – a group of scientists and engineers that used data to change the way…

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Civis Analytics Receives Big Data Competency Status from Amazon Web Services

Civis Analytics, a data science product and services firm, today announced that it has received Big Data Competency status from Amazon Web Services (AWS) as part of the AWS Partner Network (APN) Competency Program. Civis is one of a select number of AWS “Big Data – Advanced Analytics” Partner Solutions to receive this competency worldwide. Powerful data science solutions from…

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