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BrightBytes is a company that develops a SaaS-based data analytics platform. It primarily serves schools and provides them with tools for measurement of the technology impact on the learning process. The company offers Clarity platform, a SaaS data analytics platform for K-12 schools.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)60
Job Openings3
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Key People/Management at BrightBytes

Traci Burgess

Traci Burgess

Aaron Cohen

Aaron Cohen

Chief Architect
Hisham Anwar

Hisham Anwar

Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Candace Lopes

Candace Lopes

Chief of Staff
Chris Swango

Chris Swango

EVP, Finance
Ken Goldstein

Ken Goldstein

VP, Partnerships
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BrightBytes Office Locations

BrightBytes has offices in San Francisco and Salt Lake City
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
795 Folsom St #100, San Francisco
Salt Lake City, UT, US
370 300 E
San Francisco, CA, US
717 Market St #300, San Francisco
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BrightBytes Financials and Metrics

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BrightBytes total Funding

$51.5 m

BrightBytes latest funding size

$33 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

BrightBytes investors

BrightBytes's latest funding round in July 2015 was reported to be $33 m. In total, BrightBytes has raised $51.5 m
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BrightBytes News and Updates

Microsoft acquires education analytics provider BrightBytes

Microsoft has acquired San Francisco company BrightBytes, which provides education-focused analytics and big data software to schools.

BrightBytes Blogs

BrightBytes® Announces New Product to Widen Focus of Student Support

BrightBytes expands their product offering suite to provide insight into social-emotional health and school climate with Research Partner the American Institutes for Research® San Francisco, Calif., June 18 2019 - BrightBytes, the leading data analytics solution for education organizations, today, a…

Central Access and BrightBytes Partner to Improve Learning in Mississippi Schools

Central Access empowers Mississippi schools to make informed data-driven decisions by adding deeper analytics to positively impact learning and student well-being across the state. Ridgeland, MS, May 31, 2019 — Central Access Corporation: Mississippi K12 Education Software Provider announced an expa…

BrightBytes' Early Insights Suite Honored as Finalist for the EdTech Cool Tool Awards

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE EDTECH AWARDS 2019Congratulations to the innovators, leaders, and trendsetters lighting the way!Finalists for The EdTech Awards 2019 have been announced to a worldwide audience of educators, technologists, students, parents, and policymakers interested in building a bette…

New Ways to Identify Struggling Students

A South Carolina district looks at more data to keep kids on trackBy: Tara García MathewsonOriginal Post from The Hechinger ReporAdults in a school generally know the names of the most at-risk students. Those having the hardest time academically or emotionally stand out.In Richland School District 2…

BrightBytes® DataSense™ Platform to Expand Data Integration for Educators as Part of Microsoft Education

Acquisition ensures wider reach and greater support for educators’ data integration needs San Francisco, CA - February 4, 2019 - Leading education data analyt…

Infinite Campus Selects DataSense™ as Digital Learning Partner

December 18, 2018 – Blaine, Minn. – Infinite Campus, the most trusted name in student information, is excited to announce that the BrightBytes® DataSense platform, a data integration and management solution, is now a Digital Learning Partner. A connection through DataSense integrates Infinite Campus…
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BrightBytes Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BrightBytes founded?

    BrightBytes was founded in 2012.

  • Who are BrightBytes key executives?

    BrightBytes's key executives are Traci Burgess, Aaron Cohen and Hisham Anwar.

  • How many employees does BrightBytes have?

    BrightBytes has 60 employees.

  • Who are BrightBytes competitors?

    Competitors of BrightBytes include SAP Litmos, EduMe and Ethena.

  • Where is BrightBytes headquarters?

    BrightBytes headquarters is located at 795 Folsom St #100, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are BrightBytes offices?

    BrightBytes has offices in San Francisco and Salt Lake City.

  • How many offices does BrightBytes have?

    BrightBytes has 3 offices.