For over 10 years, Amazon Web Services has been the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. AWS offers over 50 fully featured services for compute, storage, databases, analytics, mobile, Internet of Things (IoT) and enterprise applications from 33 Availability Zones (AZs) across 12 geographic regions in the U.S.,Australia, Brazil,China, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Korea, and Singapore. AWS services are trusted by more than a million active customers around the world - including the fastest growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies - to power their infrastructure, make them more agile, and lower costs. To learn more about AWS, visit http://aws.amazon.com.
IBM Cloud Data Services understands that today’s apps are comprised of many specialized databases and services. Our platform provides a fully managed Cloud infrastructure for the data and analytics software you already know – such as Hadoop, Spark, and MongoDB – within a comprehensive portfolio that evolves at the rapid pace of open source. Our open approach means that everyone connected to the platform can add or remove technology at any time and that you are open to move data freely, in, across, and out of our portfolio. And with 24/7/365 support and security, we are always open for a business world that’s always on. Come learn more about how IBM Cloud Data Services is open for data.
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP helps simplify technology for companies of all sizes so they can consume our software the way they want – and without disruption. With an extensive global network of customers, partners, employees, and thought leaders around the world, SAP helps the world run better and improve people’s lives. For more information, visit www.sap.com.
Adaptive has been in the market for more than a decade providing comprehensive, extensible, scalable metadata repository products and services. These support a range of data management initiatives including data governance and stewardship, business glossary, model management, enterprise architecture and improving the quality of business intelligence solutions. Adaptive leverages industry standards to integrate the broadest set of metadata sources, and its powerful query and viewing capabilities provide quick and visual understanding of technology- and vendor-independent data lineage and impacts of change. Our customers benefit from increased common understanding between business and IT, confidence in business information, along with improved productivity.
Alation is the first data catalog built for collaboration. Alation empowers analysts to find, understand and share data for faster, more accurate insights. Alation’s data catalog automatically captures the rich context of enterprise data and keeps it updated with human-machine learning collaboration. Alation customers include eBay, Safeway, Square and Citrix.
About Erwin, Inc.
ERwin, Inc. is a trusted leader in data management for hybrid data management, data modeling and governance. Its solutions have been valued by leading companies around the world for more than 25 years, supported by trusted partners and a team of expert people. ERwin® Modeling is the market-leading data modeling solution that helps organizations promote strong data governance and derive maximum value from their data-driven initiatives. For both traditional and “big data” sources, ERwin Data Modeling provides a collaborative data modeling environment to define, standardize, integrate and clarify enterprise data assets through an intuitive, graphical interface. With business and technical stakeholders coalesced around a centralized, multi-contextual visualization of key data definitions, organizations achieve a better understanding and alignment of corporate data, managed in a more efficient and cost-effective way. First developed by LogicWorks in the 1990’s, ERwin has built longstanding brand equity as an industry leader, with an active customer base of roughly 75,000 end users in more than 50 countries.
About Cambridge Semantics
Cambridge Semantics is a graph based enterprise analytics and data management software company that brings meaning and value to diverse data at big data scale. Our Anzo Smart Data Platform enables IT departments and their business users to link, contextualize and manage a combination of structured, unstructured, internal and external data, with speed and at the fraction of the costs of using traditional approaches.
About Data Advantage Group
Data Advantage Group, Inc. is a leading provider of enterprise information asset management software. Data Advantage Group's award-winning MetaCenter® Platform is considered the gold standard in meta data management solutions. It enables organizations to easily find, organize, and catalog information assets and to bridge the gap between business and IT communities. The MetaCenter Platform is used by leading companies around the world to deliver easy to use data governance, regulatory compliance, and metadata management solutions.
EnterpriseWeb is a platform for ‘smart’ data-driven services, apps and processes. It enables real-time operational intelligence and predictive analytics for highly-responsive business solutions. The Platform features a schema-less repository where everything (structured and unstructured, data and code, local and federated) can be represented as loosely-coupled, indexed documents. It brings diverse and distributed enterprise systems together in a web of linked application resources. The design provides a Unified Object Model that enables interoperability and sharing across business and IT silos. In this way, EnterpriseWeb facilitates Master Data Management, centralized policy control and widespread code re-use. The Company has Partners and Customers on four continents. The logically multi-tenant platform supports Private on-premise, Public and Hybrid-Cloud deployments.
About Finch Computing
Finch Computing, formerly Synthos Technologies, is a division of Qbase, LLC. Together, we build and support new ways of interacting with information via innovative products that address complex data needs at various points in the software stack.
IDERA understands that IT doesn’t run on the network – it runs on the data and databases that power your business. That’s why we design our products with the database as the nucleus of your IT universe. Our database lifecycle management solutions allow database and IT professionals to design, monitor and manage data systems with complete confidence, whether in the cloud or on-premises. ER/Studio is the collaborative data modeling solution for data professionals to map and manage data and metadata for multiple platforms in a business-driven enterprise data architecture. Whatever your need, IDERA has a solution.
About Innovative Systems, Inc.
Innovative Systems, Inc. has been a premier provider of high accuracy enterprise data management and risk management solutions and consulting to major organizations worldwide for more than 45 years. Our unique cognitive approach delivers 5%-20% higher Master Data Management accuracy in one-third the time and one-half the cost of other approaches. Innovative provides solutions for Master Data Management, Data Quality, Data Profiling, Data Governance, Address Validation/Geocoding, and Anti-Money Laundering Compliance, as well as specific-purpose business support applications that support Marketing, Sales, Service, and Risk Management.
For over a decade, organizations around the world have come to rely on MarkLogic to power their innovative information applications. As the world’s experts at integrating data from silos, MarkLogic’s operational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL database platform empowers our customers to build next generation applications on a unified, 360-degree view of their data. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, MarkLogic has offices throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia, and Australia. For more information, please visit www.marklogic.com.
About Meta Integration
Meta Integration is the leading "Metadata Component Provider" to major database, data integration, business intelligence, repository, and modeling tool vendors. MITI has established itself as the "Switzerland of Metadata" as Lou Agosta, a Giga Information Group analyst expressed in a recent IdeaByte article. In 2005, Meta Integration received the Technology Partner Award Of The Year by Cognos, and DM Review's readers nominated Meta Integration as a company that provides total quality customer satisfaction in its December issue on Readership Merit Awards.
Information important to your business is trapped within a complex maze of applications and technologies. ROKITT Astra is an automatic, self-learning, and easy-to-use interactive data discovery tool that effortlessly integrates with any prominent industry infrastructure to graphically depict how information flows across and within databases. ROKITT Astra enables companies to increase their business value by simplifying their data availability, improving their understanding of their data, and finding the answers needed to unlock hidden business potential.
About Accel BI
For over 15 years Accel BI has worked with government and commercial clients to bring Simplified Integration As A Service (SiaaS ™), to data management, project management, business analytics, application integration, mobile and cloud based solutions. We are highly skilled in managing, analyzing, designing, developing, delivering and full end-to-end information systems.
About AnalytiX DS
AnalytiX DS specializes in developing data mapping and ETL conversion tools for data integration industry. Their award winning products, such as AnalytiX Mapping Manager and LiteSpeed Conversion help automate source-to-target data mapping and ETL conversion/migration processes thus enabling organizations to accelerate project delivery and operate more efficiently while lowering cost. Their products are compatible with the leading ETL tools like Informatica, IBM DataStage, Talend, Microsoft SSIS, Oracle Data Integrator, Ab initio, etc. Please visit www.analytixds.com for more details.
ASG Software Solutions helps customers with complex IT environments solve problems across their entire enterprise. Its solutions empower businesses to achieve unprecedented productivity, gain an accurate and timely understanding of the information that underpins business decisions and address compliance needs with improved visibility of cross-platform data. ASG can proudly say that more than 70 percent of global Fortune 500 companies trust it to optimize their existing IT investments. ASG is a global provider of mission-critical technology solutions with more than 1,000 people supporting a global customer base across 4,000 midmarket and enterprise customers.
Ataccama Corporation combines data quality, master data management, and data governance in a single EIM technology platform, which is ready for operational, analytical, and big data deployments. More than 250 customers from large multinational corporations to mid-sized businesses in a variety of industries trust Ataccama to help them enhance their business by improving their data. Gartner has positioned Ataccama on Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Tools and Gartner Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Customer Data Solutions in 2014. Download our free data profiling tool or request a complimentary Big Data Test Drive.
Basho Technologies makes highly available, fault tolerant solutions for distributed systems that are easy to operate at scale for managing massive amounts of active, unstructured data. Riak from Basho powers businesses’ critical Web, mobile and social applications. Architected for public, private and hybrid clouds, the Basho Data Platform controls and simplifies distributed Big Data and IoT applications – enabling high availability, scalability and operational simplicity. Basho is the organizer of the distributed systems conference RICON – www.ricon.io
About CMMI Institute
CMMI® Institute is the home of Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®, a process improvement framework that guides organizations in high-performance operations. The Institute is working to build upon CMMI’s success, advance the state of the practice, accelerate the adoption of best practices, and provide new and evolved solutions to meet the emerging needs of small and large organizations in a variety of industries. Continuing in this tradition, the Institute has launched the Data Management Maturity (DMM)SM model, to support organizations seeking to strengthen their data management practices. Learn more at CMMIInstitute.com.
About Data Blueprint
Data Blueprint is a Data Management consulting firm that enables organizations to leverage data for operational efficiency and competitive advantage. The company conducts engagements with a wide array of commercial, non-profit and government organizations to improve internal capabilities & processes, design and implement data platforms, and optimize data handling. The company’s unique approach begins with business goals or objectives, identifies the data required to achieve those goals, then designs and applies a comprehensive data solution utilizing its core competencies in both foundational and technical data management practices. Learn more at www.datablueprint.com.
About Datasource Consulting
Datasource Consulting is passionate about data. We are a consulting company that focuses exclusively on enterprise data management, including both strategic and implementation services. We are experts in data architecture, data integration, data quality, data governance, MDM, reporting & analytics, and program management. Datasource Consulting not only remains close to the latest technology and industry trends, but we also help move the needle with thought leadership. We know how to make your project successful.
About Expert System
Expert System Inc. is a leading provider of cognitive computing and text analytics software based on the proprietary, patented, multilingual semantic technology of Cogito. Using Expert System’s products, enterprise companies and government agencies can go beyond traditional keyword approaches for the rapid sense making of their structured and unstructured data. Expert System technology has been deployed to deliver solutions for a vast range of business requirements such as semantic search, open source intelligence, multilingual text analytics, natural language processing and the development and management of taxonomies and ontologies. Expert System serves some of the world’s largest industries including Banking and Insurance, Life Sciences and Pharmaceuticals, Oil and Gas, Media and Publishing, and Government including companies such as Shell, Chevron, Eli Lilly, Networked Insights, Nalco Champion, US Department of Justice, DTRA, BAnQ, Biogen, Bloomberg BNA, Elsevier, Gannett, IMF, RSNA, Sanofi, SOQUIJ, The McGraw-Hill Companies, Thomson Reuters, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Wiley and Wolters Kluwer.
FairCom is a pioneer in the software industry, the first company to offer a commercial package using binary tree algorithms on microcomputers in 1979. Today, FairCom maintains its sole technical focus on database technology, continually enhancing its core database technology while keeping up with the latest industry platforms and APIs. FairCom’s c-treeACE engine is the industry's choice solution for enterprise data providing the most powerful simultaneous multimodel access through NoSQL and SQL, giving developers in companies of any size the control to customize their database, and ultimately enhancing performance gains.
FairCom technology has been used in solutions serving industries including financial, healthcare, telecommunications, manufacturing automation, accounting, legal, dental, education, construction, aerospace, trucking, gaming, space exploration, oil and gas, energy, major league baseball, fraud detection, public safety and infrastructure management. For more details, please visit: www.FairCom.com
Informatica is a leading independent software provider focused on delivering transformative innovation for the future of all things data. Organizations around the world rely on Informatica to realize their information potential and drive top business imperatives. More than 5,800 enterprises depend on Informatica to fully leverage their information assets residing on-premise, in the Cloud and on the internet, including social networks. For more information, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit www.informatica.com.
LeanXcale is an ultra-scalable Full ACID Full SQL database that scales out from 1 to 100s of nodes and able to deliver million transactions per second. It is the only scale-out technology able to substitute mainframes. It provides both OLTP and OLAP capabilities what allows to avoid ETLs and perform Real-Time Big Data Analytics. It brings polyglot integration with MongoDB, HBase and Neo4J enabling ACID transactions and queries across SQL and all of them.
About Manta Tools
Manta Tools is the only solution that allows you to fully control your BI environment. Our core product, Manta Flow, allows enterprises to save resources by optimizing data flows and reducing the amount of manual work. It helps to visualize end-to-end data lineage, improve data governance and analyze custom SQL code. Manta Flow supports Teradata, Informatica, Oracle and Microsoft SQL and it's currently deployed in the US & EU in companies such as PayPal, Comcast and others.
MapR provides the industry's only converged data platform that integrates the power of Hadoop and Spark with global event streaming, real-time database capabilities, and enterprise storage, enabling customers to harness the enormous power of their data. Organizations with the most demanding production needs, including sub-second response for fraud prevention, secure and highly available data-driven insights for better healthcare, petabyte analysis for threat detection, and integrated operational and analytic processing for improved customer experiences, run on MapR. A majority of customers achieves payback in fewer than 12 months and realizes greater than 5X ROI. MapR ensures customer success through world-class professional services and with free on-demand training that 5,000 developers, data analysts and administrators have used to close the big data skills gap. Amazon, Cisco, Google, HPE, Microsoft, SAP, and Teradata are part of the worldwide MapR partner ecosystem. Investors include Google Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA, Qualcomm Ventures and Redpoint Ventures.
About Melissa Data
Melissa Data provides full spectrum data quality solutions to profile, cleanse, verify, enrich, match/dedupe, and monitor global contact data for custom applications, ETL, databases. websites, and enterprise ERP systems. Preview our comprehensive data quality solution, the Global Data Quality Suite– an affordable collection of tools that can be integrated on the front end or the back end of business operations to maintain consistent, accurate, deliverable data. The Global Data Quality suite verifies address/phone/email/name information for 240 countries, and empowers initiatives in data governance, BI, and MDM. Free trials available upon request.
About Noah Consulting
Noah Consulting, a wholly owned subsidiary of Infosys, delivers information management solutions to clients by providing best-in-class data management, business intelligence, analytics, data integration, information quality, master data management, and governance solutions. Steered by veteran consultants, Noah Consulting delivers practical solutions for the most complex information challenges. Using a client-focused, product agnostic approach, Noah Consulting helps businesses extract value from the flood of data they are awash with every day.
Reltio delivers reliable data, relevant insights and recommended actions so companies can be right faster. Reltio Cloud combines data-driven applications with modern data management for better planning, customer engagement and risk management. IT streamlines data management for a complete view across all sources and formats at scale, while sales, marketing and compliance teams use data-driven applications to predict, collaborate and respond to opportunities in real-time. Companies of all sizes, including leading Fortune 500 companies in healthcare and life sciences, distribution and retail rely on Reltio.
Semarchy provides master data value in weeks not months, using an agile, value-driven approach to design and manage master and reference data. Our unique approach creates value for the business quickly and cost effectively, supports all domains within a single environment, adapts to evolving business requirements, and allows deployments in any environment with any style of MDM and RDM. Results can be trusted with complete visibility to all underlying data and lineage. Semarchy Convergence is a multi-domain, rules driven, fast to implement, and scalable enterprise solution. We are the Evolutionary MDM™ company.
About Silwood Technology
Silwood Technology specialise in unlocking the secrets of packaged application metadata. Find out how Safyr®, our unique solution for automated harvesting, exploiting and communicating metadata from your SAP, Salesforce and Oracle Applications (JD Edwards, PeopleSoft, etc.) and other packaged systems as implemented, can help you reduce source data analysis costs whilst at the same time improving productivity and accuracy. Stop wasting time and effort using manual or ineffective methods and let Safyr bring your application metadata alive.
As an Enterprise Information Management (EIM) innovator, TopQuadrant helps organizations succeed in data governance by managing information regardless of its structure, origin or location, so that it can be easily organized, shared and exchanged. Our products use standards-based graph technologies to provide our customers with agile information management capabilities—because connections are important. TopBraid Enterprise Data Governance™ supports the governance and provisioning of enterprise metadata, business glossaries and reference data. TopBraid Enterprise Vocabulary Net™ supports collaborative management of taxonomies and ontologies and offers auto-classification of documents and search enhancement. TopBraid Insight™ is a semantic virtual data warehouse that enables federated querying of data across diverse data sources as if they were in one place. TopQuadrant customers include many government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies in numerous industries including pharmaceutical, financial services, energy and digital media.
About Trillium Software
Trillium Software, A Harte Hanks Company, is a leading, global enterprise data quality solutions provider. Trillium’s solutions include global data profiling, cleansing, enrichment, and matching for Big Data, CRM, and more.
WhereScape is the pioneer of data warehouse automation software for profiling, building, extending and managing BI environments, data warehouses, analytic systems and big data platforms. More than 700 customers including Cornell University, Tesco, Union Bank and Volvo use WhereScape’s integrated development environment to accelerate development and deliver a fully documented solution in IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server and Analytics Platform System, Oracle, Greenplum, and Netezza as well as Hive and Hadoop big data environments.
Aerospike is the high-performance NoSQL database that delivers speed at scale. Aerospike is purpose-built for the real-time transactional workloads that support mission-critical applications. These workloads have the mandate to deliver informed and immediate decisions for industries like financial services, adtech, and e-commerce. Aerospike’s unique combination of speed, scale, and reliability delivers 10x performance at 1/10th the cost compared to other databases. For more information, visit aerospike.com.
About Anchor Computer Software
Anchor Software provides multi-platform, best-of-breed data quality solutions, helping companies make better informed business decisions. Advanced international address validation and geocoding for 240+ countries as well as powerful matching algorithms validate, standardize and consolidate data into a Golden Record, helping businesses better understand customers and prospects. Anchor Software has been providing software solutions for database management, data enhancement, data quality and mailing efficiency since 1998, with over 2000 software applications installed.
About Astera Software
Astera Software develops powerful, intuitive data integration solutions focused on eliminating the complexities in integration processes. Through continuous innovation, Astera provides products and services that are consistently acclaimed for their superior usability, intuitive interface, and high performance, ensuring rapid ROI and scalability to meet the most demanding integration jobs, as well as flexibility for infinite extensibility and deployment possibilities.
Collibra is the industry’s only global data governance provider founded to address data management from the business stakeholder perspective. Delivered through a cloud-based or on-premise solution, Collibra is the trusted data authority that provides data stewardship, data governance and data management for the enterprise business user. Collibra automates data governance and management processes by providing business-focused applications where collaboration and ease-of-use come first. Increase the value of your data through strong and flexible data governance. Find out more at http://www.collibra.com.
At Data Clairvoyance, we specialize in data governance and management for Fortune 500 firms, aligning technical strategy with corporate goals. Our expertise goes further than other firms, providing the statistical, financial, and IT insight to tackle every facet of your data needs. And our extensive experience as corporate leaders and consultants means we understand exactly what it takes to address your challenges efficiently. For data strategy that is proven to move organizations forward, enterprise leaders depend on Data Clairvoyance.
The Data Governance Professionals Organization (DGPO) is the only non-profit, vendor neutral professional organization dedicated to data governance. The objective of the DGPO is to provide a forum for business, IT and data professionals that fosters discussion and networking and to encourage, develop and advance the skills of members working in the data governance discipline. Since the founding of the group in 2011, the DGPO has grown to 4,000 list members and nearly 1,000 members representing 16 countries.
First San Francisco Partners (FSFP) is a unique consulting firm that specializes in the definition and implementation of enterprise information management and big data strategies. FSFP helps organizations better govern, manage, integrate and share their critical information assets to ensure companies can maximize profits, reduce risks, increase operational efficiency and reduce operating expenses.
GraphGrid is the complete Neo4j data platform, architected for the enterprise to unleash the full power of globally distributed Neo4j graph data architecture by enabling rapid data connection and analysis by providing all the integration, ETL and compute frameworks required to get your data sources into your connected graph database. As a trusted Neo4j solution partner we walk with you from information and solution architecture through development and operations to help you succeed with graph.
Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, helps businesses create new products and services and reimagine existing ones, by bringing data relationships to the fore. The connections between data are stored as they naturally occur, and analysis takes place in real time; data is stored in the exact same shape in the data store as in your application.Graph databases are the best way to model, store, and query both data and its relationships, which is crucial for next-generation applications. From companies offering personalized recommendations; to telcos diagnosing network issues; to enterprises reimagining master data, identity, and access models; organizations adopt graph databases to model, store and query both data and its relationships.
About Orchestra Networks
Orchestra Networks helps organizations manage their most important data. Our EBX5 software lets users manage, govern, and share any and all data assets—including master data, reference data, and metadata—in a single, multidomain solution so flexible it can manage data needs you may not have even thought of yet.
About Snowflake Computing
Snowflake Computing, the cloud data warehousing company, has reinvented the data warehouse for the cloud and today’s data. The Snowflake Elastic Data Warehouse is built from the cloud up with a patent-pending new architecture that delivers the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms and the elasticity of the cloud – at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.
About Texas A&M Analytics
The Department of Statistics in partnership with Mays Business School at Texas A&M University offers a MS in Analytics degree which prepares working managers and professionals to make quicker informed decisions to optimize business performance and identify new business opportunities. Courses will be taught at Houston CityCentre and via live video around North America in the evenings, offering a convenient two year, part-time program for working professionals. Accepting pre-questionnaires now for our next fall cohort.
The Data Administration Newsletter (TDAN.com) is an electronic newsletter that focuses on the exchange of ideas between individuals related to data administration. Every article focuses on tips, techniques, and strategies on how to manage corporate data as a valued asset.
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