The Coolest System And Platform Companies Of The 2020 Big Data 100
Part 2 of CRN’s Big Data 100 looks at the vendors solution providers need to know in the systems and platforms space.
Amazon Web Services
Top Executive: CEO Andy Jassy
AWS, the IT services operation of Internet goliath Amazon.com, provides the platform for many cloud-based big data services, from data management and data warehouses to big data processing and analytical applications.
In addition to hosting big data services for other vendors and clients, AWS offers many of its own cloud big data services such as the Redshift data warehouse, Kinesis streaming data, Glue data ETL (extract, transform and load), Aurora relational database engine, and Lake Formation data lake, among many others.