Siren Platform User Guide

Getting started with the demonstration distribution

The Siren Platform demonstration distribution includes a ready to use Elasticsearch cluster in the elasticsearch folder; the cluster contains five indices:


a collection of companies


a collection of articles about companies


a collection of investments in companies


a collection of investors


Siren Investigate configuration

The indices have been populated through Logstash from the SQLite database in siren-investigate/crunchbase.db, as described in 3.12. Legacy REST datasources.3.12. Legacy REST datasources


The demonstration data set has been built from a sample of articles gathered from tech blogs in 2013 and from data about companies, investments and investors in the CrunchBase 2013 Snapshot, which is copyright © 2013 CrunchBase Inc.