Data analytics isn't new, but the number of companies offering "big data" solutions has certainly risen in recent years. To help IT professionals and technology decision makers navigate the big data landscape, TechRepublic editors have compiled a shortlist of big data vendors in the United States.
This is not a paid listing, nor is it an exhaustive list. Our Directory: Big data vendors in the US is an alphabetic glossary of vendors that provide data analytics, data warehousing, business intelligence, or other "big data" products and services.Cloud-based platform for Big Data, Self-service Analytics for Big Data US contact: 1010data, 750 Third Avenue, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10017 (866) 405-DATA (3282) Key links: Taming Big Data (Brochure), Big Data Analytics: This Time It's Personal (whitepaper) CDH (Cloudera's Distribution, including Apache Hadoop), Cloudera Enterprise RTD, Cloudera Enterprise RTQ, Cloudera Enterprise Free, US contact: Cloudera Inc., 220 Portage Ave, Palo Alto, CA, 94306 1-888-789-1488 Key links: Why Cloudera, Cloudera Solutions, Using Cloudera to Improve Data Processing (whitepaper) Interstage Big Data Parallel Processing Server, Interstage Big Data Complex Event Processing Server, Interstage eXtreme Transaction Processing Server US contact: Fujitsu America, 1250 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085, 800- 831-3183 Key links: Fujitsu Big Data Software, Brochure: Fujitsu Big Data Software Use Cases HP Proliant Gen8 Servers, HP Cluster Insight Management Utility, HP A5830 Switches, Hadoop distributions (Cloudera, MapR, Hortonworks), Autonomy, Vertica US contact: Hewlett-Packard Company, 3000 Hanover Street, Palo Alto, CA 94304, 650-857-1501 Key links: Big Data Consulting Services, Information Management, HP Servers WikiBon, IBM currently claims the biggest market share of Big Data revenue, with slightly more than $1 billion (US). Geographical region: Global Target market: Enterprise, SMBs Featured Big Data products: InfoSphere Streams, InfoSphere BigInsights, InfoSphere Data Explorer, InfoSphere Master Data Management, InfoSphere Information Server, IBM Netezza Data Warehouse Appliances, IBM InfoSphere Warehouse, IBM Smart Analytics System US contact: International Business Machines Corp., New Orchard Road, Armonk, NY 10504, 914-499-1900 Key links: Big Data Platform, Business Analytics Portfolio, Data Warehousing Solutions HDInsight Services For Windows, SQL Server 2012 Big Data Solution,PowerPivot US contact: Microsoft, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, 425-882-8080 Key links: Big Data, Business Intelligence, HDInsight Services For Windows (TechNet Wiki), Windows Server 2012 MicroStrategy Intelligence Server, MicroStrategy Visual Insight, MicroStrategy Mobile, MicroStrategy Cloud US contact: MicroStrategy, Inc., 1850 Towers Crescent Plaza, Tysons Corner, VA 22182, 703-848-8600 Key links: Big Data, Business Intelligence for the Enterprise NetApp Data ONTAP 8 Operating System, Data ONTAP Edge, NetApp E5400 Data Storage System US contact: NetApp Headquarters, 495 East Java Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94089, 408-822-6000 Key links: Big Data Solutions, Technical Reports, Library Oracle NoSQL Database, Oracle Database 11g, Oracle Big Data Appliance,Oracle Data Integrator, Oracle Big Data Connectors, Oracle Advanced Analytics, Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Data Warehousing, Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine US contact: Oracle Corporation, 500 Oracle Parkway, Redwood Shores, Redwood City, CA 94065, 650-506-7000 Key links: Oracle and Big Data, Oracle Technical Network QlikView US contact: Qlik Technologies, Inc., Global Headquarters, 150 N. Radnor Chester Road, Suite E220, Radnor, PA 19087, 888-828-9768 Key links: Big Data, Qlik Community, Qlik Demos SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse, BusinessObjects, SAP HANA US contact: SAP America, Inc., 3999 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073, 610-661-1000 Key links: SAP HANA Web site, Big Data Solutions, Enterprise Information Management Tableau Server, Tableau Public US contact: Main Office, 837 North 34th Street, Suite 200,Seattle, WA 98103, 206-633-3400 Key links: Big Data Analytics, Product Demos, Tableau Technology Teradata Database, Teradata Aster Big Analytics Appliance, Teradata Extreme Data Appliance, Teradata Active Enterprise Data Warehouse US contact: Teradata World Headquarters, 10000 Innovation Drive , Dayton, OH 45342, 866-548-8348 Key links: Big Data Analytics, Teradata Applications, Enterprise Data Warehousing
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