1010data Offers Big Data As A Service
1010data provides a cloud-based big data analytics platform. Many database platform vendors offer cloud-based sandbox test-and-development environments, but 1010data's managed database service is aimed at moving your entire workload into the cloud. The service supports a "rich and sophisticated array of built-in analytical functions" including predictive analytics. A key selling point is that the service includes the data modeling and design, information integration, and data transformation. Customers including hedge funds, global banks, securities exchanges, retailers, and packaged goods companies, and 1010data claims "higher performance at a fraction of the cost of other data management approaches."