The data has become the critical asset to competitive advantage for business, meaning a company's ability to compete will increasingly be decided by how well it can leverage data, apply analytics and implement new technologies. Today's data-intensive business world poses a significant challenge that is, what to do with all these data collected. But technological advancements in cloud and other high-capacity storage devices resolved this challenge into the least concern. Now companies have more data than ever at their disposal.
Deriving meaningful insights from the data and converting into action is easier said than done. The market has various tools to tabulate, store, retrieve, analyze, and display data. But integrating them to provide useful insights can be a tedious task. Realizing this need, leading vendors are introducing feature-rich data platform solutions that promises a dynamic and strategic data processing for companies. A ripe data platform solution creates a combined development and delivery environment that provides companies with consistent, accurate, and timely data. A doubt can not arise about the fact that data management concerns a growing number of companies these days and it can be an arduous task to zero in on a perfect data platform solution provider.
To help the C-suite executives choose the best data platform provider, a distinguished panel comprising CIOs, CEOs, CTOs, analysts and the CIO Applications' editorial board, has reviewed numerous data platform providers. The companies are selected based on the quality of their solutions and services.
In this edition of CIO Applications, we present to you "Top 10 Data Platform Solution Providers-2018".