TrendMiner is part of D square N.V., founded in 2008 as a University spin-off research company for data mining in the process industry.
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D square N.V. is founded as a spin-off from the University of Leuven with €135k founders' capital. D square is a technology research company, exploring the possibilities for data mining in the process industry.
A €1.2mln seeding round with Governmental support [IWT fund] for R&D helps getting the first research in motion.
The concept for a product called M2IS is drafted. M2IS has to become a self-learning content & metadata expert platform for the plant operator. It has to guide the operator to suggest the best actions to take, based on the actions of previous shifts throughout the history of the plant.
an A-round of €2.5 million is raised in 2 phases with investors LRM, PMV & Gemma-Frisius. This round enables the start of M2IS development.
Founder Bert Baeck is appointed as CEO.
M2IS as a product is successfully implemented at a first series of customers but proves to require too much customizations per installation.
A product pivot is taken and the TrendMiner concept is born. TrendMiner has to bring the advanced search capabilities the process specialists do not have today in order to give the operators that advise in the future. 'Discovery Analytics' is the new path forward.
The first TrendMiner BETA customers have signed for the Early Bird program.
TrendMiner doubles the team of developers & senior management in preparation of the launch of TrendMiner v1.0
a B-round of €5million is raised with the existing investors LRM, PMV & Gemma -Frisius, joined by Fortino Capital and private investor Jurgen Ingels.
TrendMiner v1.0 is released for production!