SAN MATEO, Calif., July 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AtScale, the first company to provide business users with a fast and secure self-service BI platform for Hadoop, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named AtScale to its 2016 list of Emerging Vendors. This annual list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. In addition to celebrating these standout companies, the Emerging Vendors list also serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology.
Since launching publicly a little more than year ago, AtScale has forged strategic partnerships with the leading big data infrastructure and visualization companies, including Hortonworks, Tableau, Microsoft and Cloudera. The AtScale Intelligence Platform has been built to accommodate the most extensive enterprise requirements and is used by some of the world's most prestigious organizations, from Aetna to Home Depot, Bloomberg, Groupon and Yellow Pages. The company recently raised a Series B round of $11 million, bringing its total funding to date to $20 million.
"The select group of companies on our Emerging Vendors list have already made a name for themselves in their short time in the IT community, introducing leading-edge technologies with the potential to transform their segments of the IT market," said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. "These tech suppliers are quickly making their mark on the industry and are the ones solution providers should watch in 2016."
"AtScale turns Hadoop into a true analytical data warehouse and provides a seamless and secure experience," said Dave Mariani, CEO AtScale. "We have developed a name for ourselves as THE destination for enterprises seeking interactive and multi-dimensional analysis capabilities that adhere to enterprise security and governance standards."
The Emerging Vendors list will be featured in the August 2016 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/emergingvendors.
AtScale makes BI work on Hadoop. With AtScale, business users get interactive and multi-dimensional analysis capabilities, directly on Hadoop, at maximum speed, using the tools they already know, own and love – from Microsoft Excel to Tableau Software to QlikView. Built by Big Data Veterans from Yahoo!, Google and Oracle, AtScale is already enabling the BI on Hadoop revolution at major corporations across healthcare, telecommunications, retail and online industries. To see how AtScale can help you, go to www.atscale.com/try
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