Kamanja & its documentation get an upgrade

March 9, 2017

At LigaData, we are delighted to announce the release of Kamanja v 1.6.2, as well as a new documentation resource. The LigaData engineering team have just released version 1.6.2 of our open source continuous decisioning software, Kamanja. This release includes a range of new features and adapters, including: Velocity metrics, which can be configured into your application … Read More

Reducing false positives. Positively.

February 15, 2017

Anomaly: something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or expected. In an enterprise’s Security Operations Center (SOC), considerable resources are expended on systems and processes that can identify anomalies: whether they’re in entity (machine) or human behavior. Why? Because an anomaly may be an indicator of compromise that needs investigating. To ensure investigations are … Read More

The open source community has recently innovated data infrastructure, business analytics, and machine learning. LigaData now brings that pioneering spirit to industrial grade continuous decisioning systems.

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In 2016, LigaData hosted our first customer council

We were delighted to welcome Eric Schmidt of Alphabet Inc, Amr Awadallah of Cloudera, Usama Fayyad of Barclays, Jan Rabaey of UC Berkeley and Rajesh Parekh formerly of Groupon as our speakers.

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LigaData collaborates with Fortune 1000 clients to tailor open source data technologies addressing modern decisioning challenges.


 With deep experience in data science, LigaData pioneers open-source big data technology for Continuous Decisioning. Founded by Yahoo! execs, LigaData collaborates with some of the world’s largest finance, security, and communications companies to help them to select and deploy custom solutions addressing their specific business challenges.

Bassel Ojjeh
CEO and President

Bassel Ojjeh, co-founder and CEO of LigaData, has dedicated his career to building data technologies and products that drive business performance and revenue. With several patent filings to his name, he has a track record of founding successful data start-ups as well as building large data organizations, at companies including Microsoft, Yahoo! and nPario. His companies have been pioneers in the field of Big Data and behavioral targeting.

Krishna Uppala
Chief Technology Officer

Co-founder Krishna Uppala serves as LigaData Chief Technology Officer. He is responsible for driving the ongoing innovation and development that power LigaData solutions. A recognized expert in data warehousing and database analytics, Uppala is the innovator behind 27 data processing and database technology patents.

Nick Weir
Chief Product Officer

As Chief Product Officer for LigaData, Nick Weir is responsible for the design and delivery of LigaData’s detection and investigation solutions. Nick has decades of experience delivering highly complex, massive scale data processing systems in industries ranging from banking (at Goldman Sachs) to e-commerce (at Blue Kangaroo). A prominent authority in data governance and privacy, Nick has an AB in Computer Science from Harvard and a PhD from Caltech.

Darya Nasr
Chief Revenue Officer

Darya Nasr, Chief Revenue Officer, is a successful international executive with three decades of experience in the high technology industry. She has worked for large corporations such as NASA and IBM, as well as startups. Recognized as a leader in growing overall revenue across various product categories and industries, her experiences include projects with American Express, Intel, Boeing, Symantec and Comcast. She is fluent in English, French, Italian and Persian and studied computer science at the University of Maryland.


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