Continuum Analytics Gets $24M

Austin-based Continuum Analytics, the developer of the Anaconda open source analytics software, said Thursday that it has raised $24M in a Series A funding. The funding was led by General Catalyst Partners and BuildGroup. Continuum's Anaconda software, which is based on Python, is used for big data visualization and analysis. Continuum was founded by Travis Oliphant and Peter Wang. The company says it has now raised a total of $34M in funding.