Top 100 Big Data Companies - 2017

Data generation and utilization continues to grow by leaps and bounds and with it the investments in big data analytics solutions and services. By the same token, data scientists are now propelled to expand their research to develop newer applications that drive further transformations in the big data landscape.

In present times, companies worldwide are starting to espouse newfangled big data technologies whereby they can establish viable partnerships, delve into new markets, and transform their businesses into a data-driven brand. This scenario is further getting augmented with the big data's growing prominence in the development of artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning applications. For the coming times, the increasing adoption of AI and machine learning alongside the spawning of IoT applications is going to be the key to success for data-driven enterprises.

Companies striving to excel in operational productivity and mount higher in the big data value chain look for the best solution providers. To help CIOs negotiate this burgeoning landscape, CIOReview’s distinguished panel comprising CEOs, CIOs, VCs, industry analysts along with its editorial board has reviewed the top big data solution providers and shortlisted the ones that are at the vanguard fulfilling the urgent demands of the industry. The listing offers a look into how these solutions are put to use, thereby enabling you to gain a comprehensive knowledge as to how they will optimize businesses.

We present to you CIOReview’s 100 Most Promising Big Data Solution Providers - 2017.

Top Big Data Companies


1010data provides a unique, cloud-based platform for big data discovery and data sharing

Delivers standards-based solutions to assist enterprises with analytics, data governance, and metadata management initiatives

A digital system integrator that helps businesses grow by delivering actionable insights via big data on cloud platforms

AlphaSix Corporation

Helps customers realize the potential gains inherent in volumes of data and have resources in the form of Data Scientists

Alpine Data

Provides platform for advanced analytics that allows businesses to design repeatable data workflows and access all data through one portal, without writing endless lines of code


Provides analysts with the unique ability to easily prep, blend, and analyze all of their data using a repeatable workflow

Ana-Data Consulting

Delivers customized solutions to clients to ensure excellence in operations, and provide tools that empower better rapid decision making

Marketing analytics firm that builds powerful and predictive consumer data solutions that fuel performance for data-driven marketers


Provides IT and informatics teams with a single point of control to secure, administer and govern all enterprises users, analytics and data needs


Apption is a data analytics professional services company that helps businesses build valuable data assets and create operational analytics that integrate with enterprise applications

Arcadia Data

Provides native visual analytics software that runs within modern data platforms for scale, flexibility, performance and security users need to glean real-time business insights


The Atigeo big data analytics platform xPatterns provides analysis and enables rapid big-data application development and deployment

Delivers tools and solutions utilizing a cloud-enabled technology stack that leverages non-traditional database models, and next-generation visualization applications to replace mainframe-based data processing models

Offers ANZO Smart Data Lake (ASDL), an end-to-end, fully-integrated, highly-customizable, and governed big data management and exploratory analytic solution for data-driven organizations

Leveraging interoperability standards and facilitating data warehousing technology to help physicians and clinicians enhance their performance and improve the quality of patient care

Specializes in producing innovative software and offering programmatic services to clients within the Intelligence Community

Delaget helps restauranteurs run smarter, more profitable operations through advanced loss prevention, unit-level analytics, enterprise reporting, and expert accounting support

The company’s novel semantic meta data management offerings help organizations create the logical abstraction necessary to disrupt current data challenges, reduce complexity and drive innovation

Smart real-time marketing automation, advanced analytics, 360 degree CRM and practical A.I. capabilities brought together in one dream full-stack marketing cloud

Provides a privacy compliance and enterprise analytics platform for businesses to locate, process and secure data

A solution enablement company that design and build powerful infrastructures for big data, advanced analytics, modern web application frameworks and cloud computing

A innovation acceleration partner focused on designing, developing and delivering technology solutions for specialized practices in Big Data & Analytics, Connected Devices, and Security, helping enterprises with their digital transformation initiatives.

Combines the simplicity of NoSQL, the speed of MPP platforms, and efficient scalability to deliver rapidly deployed large-scale analytical solutions

LiveStories is a data hub that includes a civic data library, team collaboration, and online publishing—all on one platform

Provides dynamic data through telematics to the auto insurance industry for pricing risk and managing claims

Outcomes analytics and data company focused on measuring and predicting outcomes for value-base care and contracting

Offers a highly secure, fast, and scalable solution specifically designed to address the needs of the alternative asset market

SaaS platform for all-round business performance management and better decision-making, catering to mid-to-large enterprises across industries


RapidMiner makes data science teams more productive through an open source platform for data prep, machine learning, and model deployment

RM Dayton is a team building company focused on business analytics, data science, and big data

SAS Institute

Delivers superior software and services for big data that empowers the organization to make the right decisions to improve profitability

Provides consulting services for big data analytics solutions and addresses challenges associated with the construction of high-performance data products

Offers a suite of tools–IO Connect, IO Insight, and IO Engage to empower industries with profound consumer analytics & data driven marketing

Delivers automated predictive analytics solutions that provide actionable data intelligence faster, and more accurately

Provides analytical visualization of enterprise collaboration environments for troubleshooting issues as well as tracking and optimizing adoption and utilization


Provides industry-leading natural language processing, machine learning, analytics, and knowledge graphing capabilities at scale


Provider of Big Data Acceleration solutions that make it easier for enterprises to adopt and capitalize on Big Data technologies, while optimizing the budget

Bay Microsystems

Provider of high performance networking solutions for big data movement and management


Provider of integrated big data analytics and multi-channel digital marketing solutions for retail environments

Beyond the Arc

Provides strategic guidance and hands-on, tactical execution to help companies implement better experiences for their customers


Provides unique cloud BI tools that meets the needs of both IT and business users

Broadridge Financial Solutions [NYSE:BR]

Provides communications, technology, data and analytics solutions and also help drive business transformation for clients with solutions for enriching client engagement


A firm that utilizes big data and predictive modeling to help organizations reach and serve customers optimally

Cask Data

Provides both data integration and app development capabilities on Apache Hadoop and Spark, also helps future proof big data investments

CBIG Consulting

Provides Business Intelligence, Big Data Analytics, and Data Warehouse consulting services, and delivers a full spectrum of data-centric initiatives

Cicero Group

Helps organizations leverage Big Data to revolutionize customers understanding, market, and internal operations

ClearStory Data

Enable business users to drive their own data analysis and produce differentiated insights

Cloudera [NYSE:CLDR]

Provides modern big data platform which can be deployed wherever the data resides, whether on-prem or in the cloud

Continuum Analytics

Helps data science teams discover, analyze and collaborate by connecting their curiosity and experience with data


Enables companies to build and deliver their own data products more efficiently by developing advanced analytics software solution


Enables easy integration, transformation and blend data from many different sources and formats


Helps customers get back in front with real-time big data analytics applications that can deliver instantaneous insight for immediate decisions

Datawatch [NASDAQ:DWCH]

Provides big data analytics which helps to gain a better source of information for planning decisions

Denodo Technologies

Offers the broadest access to structured and unstructured data residing in enterprise, big data, and cloud sources, in both batch and real-time

Domino Data Lab

Provides GPU Computing which allows to parallelize code to optimize runtime when dealing with big data or complex algorithm


Optimize business performance by connecting them to the right data and people to improve business results

Esgyn Corporation

Provides a Big Data database on Apache Hadoop to enable enterprises to run operational applications concurrent with real-time analytics

Fair Isaac Corporation [NYSE:FICO]

Provides analytics software and tools used across multiple industries to manage risk, fight fraud, build customer relationships, optimize operations and meet strict government regulations

GoodData Corporation

Provides in-house data analytics that helps to advance new approaches to employing big data

Enables easy application of machine learning and predictive analytics to solve business problems


Hortonworks creates, distributes and supports enterprise-ready open data platforms and modern data applications that deliver actionable intelligence from all data


Helps data-driven leaders unleash the power of data to drive their intelligent disruption

Information Builders

Provides software and services that transform data into business value


Offers sales performance and marketing analytics applications designed for fast-growing technology companies


Provides fast and scalable event-based analytics solution to answer critical business questions about how customers behave and products are used

Keeper Technology

Provides products that facilitate big data analytics, data management services and software defined storage


Provides enterprises-grade business applications with agile analytics to help businesses gain a competitive advantage by unlocking the potential of data

Logi Analytics

Helps in seamlessly embed custom analytics in apps—empowering customers and employees with smarter insights


Provider of real-time big data solutions that collect, analyze, and correlate data in different formats for business intelligence

Looker Data Sciences

Provides web-based platform that powers the work of data analysts while fueling the business user’s curiosity


Provides a platform that turns human expertise and data into digital knowledge for employees to make better and faster decisions

MapR Technologies

Provides Converged Data Platform that harness the power of big data by combining analytics in real-time to operational applications to improve business outcomes

MarkLogic Corporation

MarkLogic is an operational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL database that integrates data better, faster, with less cost


Provides flexible, powerful, scalable, and user-friendly analytics and identity management platforms, offered either on premises or in the cloud

Pentaho Corporation

Provides business analytics platform that accelerates the realization of value from blended big data

Pivotal Software

Provides modern data architectures that can be deployed on premise and in public clouds, and contains elements for batch and streaming analytics architectures

Enables users to quickly gain powerful insights with data segmentation, data activation, user-centric reporting, and painless tag implementation while ensuring complete data security


Develops distributed, elastic fabric for building, and executing business solutions using a microservices-style architecture allowing businesses to analyze data and leverage existing applications


Delivers advanced analytics and visual discovery solutions for companies looking to improve business performance and drive innovation


Delivers intuitive platform solutions for self-service data visualization, guided analytics applications and embedded analytics


Leverages mobile workforces and the power of big data to help uncover inefficiencies in stores


Sisense simplifies business analytics for complex data by providing a complete solution for preparing, analyzing and visualizing big or disparate datasets

Snowflake Computing

Provides SQL data warehouse that delivers performance, simplicity, concurrency and afford ability not possible with other data analytics platforms

SQream Technologies

Provides rapid, cost-effective, petabyte-scale big data analytics SQL database


Striim platform is an end-to-end streaming data integration and operational intelligence solution enabling continuous query/processing and streaming analytics

Sumo Logic

Delivers cloud-native, real-time machine data analytics platform that provides Continuous Intelligence


Offers fast, secure, enterprise grade products to help the leading organizations unleash the power of Big Data

Tableau Software

Provides revolutionary approach to business intelligence and helps see and understand data, also allows quick connecting, visualizing, and sharing data


Provides open, adaptive, and unified integration platform that gives companies data agility needed to rapidly adopt latest technology innovations

Teradata [NYSE:TDC]

Delivers better business outcomes through technology-enabled solutions in the areas that matter most


Provides big data analytics solutions that enable organizations to automatically detect and stop any new and unknown cyber threats


ThoughtSpot connects with data from on-premise and cloud data sources and is designed for enterprise-scale, security, and governance with faster deloyment


Provides technology to address clients' toughest challenges, all while seeking to revolutionize the IT industry and create positive social change


Enables customers integrate their people, data, and systems and to better manage and understand their business to make decisions and act in real time


Provides SaaS platform which combines Big Data, Machine Predictive Modeling and Real-time Decision Management to drive incremental engagement, response and revenue

Treselle Systems

Provides Big Data strategy, architecture, product development, and project execution services to customers


Provides data wrangling solutions that empowers to do more with data of all shapes and sizes

Ventiv Technology

Provides accurate, relevant and timely information for decision making and financial and regulatory reporting

Waterline Data

Helps customers reduce the cost of data management, unlock hidden value and unleash competitive advantage by better managing the data


Provides a simple, intuitive, and collaborative way to visually interact with data to solve business problems