Started in 2010 by Bruno Walther and Gilles Babinet, Captain Dash is a Data Analytics Start-up based in Paris, France. In November 2012, their free app was released on W8, and on iOS in April 2013. The app allows users to gather data from Twitter, Foursquare, Facebook, Microsoft Atlas, and Google Analytics and see it all in one screen as widgets. Custom dashboards are also available if the user wishes to use them. With the use of cloud architecture and Hadoop, and shows you a comprehensive look at your social activity, through 20 free data sources, that are plenty for any busy Marketer.
The app tracks specific metrics such as sales, web traffic, social platforms, marketing spending, sales and KPI. It is very easy to use and is mainly aimed at companies that engage in Internet Marketing.