Businesses and organizations today are turning to next-generation big data software and services startups to help them identify, integrate, prepare and manage the huge volumes of data they need for business analytics, digital transformation and other initiatives. Here’s a look at 10 startups that offer ground-breaking technology that help solution providers and their customers meet their big data challenges.
Data Preparation, Integration Challenges Drive Demand For Next-Gen Big Data Tools
As businesses look to utilize huge volumes of data for a range of tasks, from business analytics and AI projects to digital transformation initiatives, they are running into a number of problems.
Finding, combining, preparing and transforming data for specific tasks has become a huge challenge: Gartner estimates that data and analytics leaders are spending 36 percent of their time on data preparation and data integration, more than any other data management job.
And as IT environments splinter across on-premises, hybrid and multi-cloud systems, so does a company’s data. That makes finding, integrating and managing data scattered across many systems for big data initiatives increasingly difficult.
Here’s a look at 10 big data startups with ground-breaking products—many designed to solve big data preparation, integration and management challenges—that caught our attention in 2020.