Statsbot is helping companies pull their information into Slack
Statsbot is giving corporations a brand new method to take a look at their information — of their chatrooms on Slack.
Co-founder and CEO Artyom Keydunov mentioned that the product used to be impressed by way of his earlier paintings main a faraway engineering group, when he learned that it will be “a good idea to bring data from Google Analytics or Mixpanel to the place where all collaboration happens — to Slack.” (Statsbot additionally pulls in information from Salesforce.)
The corporate participated in 500 Startups and the Betaworks Botcamp final 12 months, and it says it has already been put in by way of 20,000 companies. It additionally just lately raised a $1.6 million seed spherical led by way of Eniac Ventures, with participation from Betaworks, Innovation Endeavors and Slack Fund.
Keydunov mentioned one of the crucial fashionable makes use of of Statsbot is in conferences, the place it may be “really nice and really essential and really vital to have this data with you.” If, say, you get started discussing tendencies in person signups, you’ll be able to use Statsbot to tug up the information right away as a way to test and toughen your argument.
You too can use Statsbot to obtain notifications. For instance, it’s essential to inform it to observe person signups, then it’ll notify you when there’s a spike or drop off.
Looking forward, Keydunov mentioned his group is operating to make Statsbot notifications smarter and extra actionable — as a substitute of telling you advertising marketing campaign is dropping cash, it will additionally permit you to halt or reschedule that marketing campaign at once from Slack. He additionally mentioned Statsbot will have to grow to be smarter about figuring out corporate information, in order that it could possibly provide an explanation for “why something goes wrong or why a trend line in your sales change — what are the drivers of the trend line?”
“What we want to do here is to create the Statsbot … that works across different sources, merging different sources and giving you much more valuable insights on the intersection,” he mentioned.