The 20 Coolest Cloud Software Vendors Of The 2016 Cloud 100
Akshay Sabhikhi, CEO
Headquarters: Austin, Texas
Founded by some of the folks who developed IBM's Watson supercomputer, CognitiveScale develops big data interpretation and machine learning systems for decision-making and customer engagement purposes. Last year the company launched a health-care group to apply its technology to managing data from patients with chronic conditions such as cancer and respiratory ailments.