Top 20 Hadoop Companies - 2017
With the demand for big data technologies proliferating at a lightning pace, Hadoop lies at the center of the big data revolution. The assurance of low-cost, high-availability storage and computational processing power has drawn many organizations to the distributed data storage framework. Disrupting the enterprise data management architecture arena, Hadoop is labeled as the default market standard for business intelligence.
However, Hadoop’s enigmatic architecture and the limited talent-pool for implementation are introducing complexities for enterprises to leverage its full potential. Today, several Hadoop resellers and vendors are creating super-sized data warehouses that are capable of executing familiar SQL statements for BI reporting purposes.
Following a host of innovations over the years, YARN, MapReduce, SQL on Hadoop, and Hive are playing crucial roles in the data-storage-on-commodity-hardware space.
However, business requirements and goals may vary from one Hadoop vendor to another, and there is a need to select the best combination of technologies to drive success.
With that in mind, over the past few months, we have analyzed scores of Hadoop solution providers in the market and shortlisted the companies that are at the forefront of tackling challenges in the arena. A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, along with the editorial board of CIOReview has selected the top Hadoop solution providers.
The companies compiled in this issue have exhibited extensive business process knowledge, along with integrated and innovative strategies in the Hadoop arena. The listing provides a look into how these solutions work in the real world so that organizations can gain a comprehensive understanding of what technologies are available and how they add value to the Hadoop domain.
We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising Hadoop Solution Providers 2017.