Platform And Tools Vendors
Business analytics and data management software may be the most visible components of a company's big data ecosystem. But underlying those systems are critical platforms, tools, cloud services and other infrastructure that keep everything running.
The CRN editorial team has created the fourth annual Big Data 100 list, identifying vendors that have demonstrated an ability to innovate in bringing to market products and services that help businesses work with big data.
Here are 20 big data platform and tools companies offering everything from hardware servers, to software platforms and applications, to cloud-based services. Some, such as IBM, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Oracle, have broad product lines that also include analytics, data management and infrastructure technologies for tackling big data.