SAN MATEO, Calif., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GigaOm Research released its Sector RoadMap report on Data Discovery tools. Datameer, the self-service big data analytics tool for Hadoop, got top honors, outperforming Tableau, Microstrategy, Splunk, and other business intelligence and big data analytics vendors.
"This is an excellent validation of the path we started on four years ago, and continue to hammer on every day," said Stefan Groschupf, CEO of Datameer. "We have been building our tool for business users since day one, always pushing the envelope on ease of use and consistently innovating to ensure we're nailing each of the vectors this report identifies. This validation of market leadership will only push us harder to continue to innovate and stay the go-to tool for data discovery."
The report, authored by Andrew Brust, CEO and Founder of Blue Badge Insights, covers six "Disruption Vectors" for the market, and assigns a vector rating to each vendor. Each vector is weighted differently in terms of importance:
- Self-service, 25 percent
- Mobile, 20 percent
- Data blending, 17 percent
- Non-relational DB connectivity, 15 percent
- Cloud, 13 percent
- Storytelling via data presentation, 10 percent
Following the grading on each vector, Datameer was awarded the highest overall score of 4.5 (out of 5). The full report, "Sector RoadMap: data discovery in 2014" can be accessed here.
Datameer is the only self-service and schema-free Big Data analytics application for Hadoop that ensures the fastest time to discovering insights in any data. A no-ETL solution, anyone can use Datameer's wizard-based data integration, iterative point-and-click analytics, and drag-and-drop visualizations to find the insights that matter to drive their business forward. Founded by Hadoop veterans in 2009, Datameer scales from a laptop to thousands of nodes and is available for all major Hadoop distributions. Datameer is based in San Mateo, Calif.
Director of Communications, Datameer