12 Top Big Data Analytics Players
October 18, 2011 08:01 AM When data grows into the tens or even hundreds of terabytes, you need a special technology to quickly make sense of it all. From Hadoop to Teradata, check out the top platform options.
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."