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Segment is the infrastructure for customer data. Businesses use Segment's API to unlock 200+ tools for every team across their organization.

With Segment, developers can stop building tedious and expensive one-off data integrations while business users can get straight to work, turning on their favorite apps right from the Segment dashboard.

From implementing advertising to marketing automation to data warehousing and beyond— getting customer data into business critical systems isn't an engineering roadblock anymore. Segment is trusted by thousands of companies including Crate&Barrel, Gap, IBM, and New Relic. 

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History

2011
  • Segment.io accepted into Y Combinator (YC S11)

2012
  • Open-sources analytics.js, the hassle-free way to integrate event tracking into any web application

2013

2014
  • Releases Ecommerce spec, a set of standard supported events for Ecommerce customer journeys

  • Raises $15M Series A led by Accel, Kleiner Perkins, and e.ventures

  • Launches Warehouses, starting with Amazon Redshift

2015
  • Introduces Schema, the easiest way to organize and manage all of your customer data

  • Raises $27M Series B led by Thrive with Accel, Kleiner Perkins, and Jon Winkelried

2016
  • Launches Sources, pulling 2nd party cloud data out from the tools that silo it

  • Introduces Native Mobile Spec, a standard blueprint for automatically tracking key mobile user events

2017

Segment is trusted by 15,000+ companies worldwide.

Open Source at Segment

We want to continue supporting the community by publishing our code and other developers' awesome open source projects.

Over 400 Open Source projects

From development tools to libraries for popular languages. Learn more about Open Source at Segment.

Battle-tested tools

Our tools handle billions of API calls per day. Visit our GitHub to give them a try for yourself.

Open Fellowship

Want to get paid for writing Open Source code? Learn more about our Open Fellowship.


Getting Started with Segment

Segment is the infrastructure for your customer data. Use one API to unlock 200+ tools for every team in your company. With Segment, developers can stop building tedious and expensive one-off data integrations while business users can get straight to work, turning on their favorite apps right from the Segment dashboard.