A data analytics startup founded by former Facebook engineers just raised $40 million after overcoming a 'lull' at the beginning of the pandemic


  • On Tuesday, the search and analytics startup Rockset announced a $40 million Series B. 

  • Rockset cofounder and CEO, Venkat Venkataramani, says the company saw a "lull" at the beginning of the pandemic just as it was building out its sales functions, but was able to adjust its marketing strategy. 

  • The former Facebook engineers who founded the company are leaning on their past experience scaling the social media giant's data...