DataSift Lands $42M

San Francisco-based DataSift said today that it has raised $42M in a Series C funding, for the company's social data platform. The company said the funding was led by Insight Venture Partners, and also included Scale Venture Partners, Upfront Ventures, IA Ventures, Northgate Capital, Daher Capital and Cendana Capital. The company is led by Rob Bailey, and helps provide social data to companies for analysis. More information »