Siren Platform User Guide

Getting started with demo data

Download the Siren Platform demonstration bundle from

The demonstration bundle includes a ready-to-use Elasticsearch cluster in the elasticsearch folder. The cluster contains the following 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 were populated with Logstash from the SQLite database in siren-investigate/crunchbase.db, as described in Legacy REST datasources.


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