Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services, devices and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

Cloudera was founded in 2008 by some of the brightest minds at Silicon Valley’s leading companies—including Google (Christophe Bisciglia), Yahoo! (Amr Awadallah), Oracle (Mike Olson), and Facebook (Jeff Hammerbacher). Doug Cutting, co-creator of Hadoop, joined the company in 2009 as Chief Architect and remains in that role. Today, Cloudera has over 1,600 employees across the globe–each one with their own hoodie.

SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps customers at more than 70,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.

Arcadia Data offers Arcadia Enterprise - is the first converged Visual Analytics and BI platform for Big Data native to Hadoop. Unlike traditional BI approaches that rely on a complex stack of legacy data management technologies that need to extract data out of Hadoop, Arcadia Data does it all, running directly on Hadoop clusters. It lets enterprises put Hadoop-scale data to use through easy-to-build secure, web-based visual apps that you can build with drag-and-drop ease -- scaling to hundreds of billions of records.

Cazena operates an enterprise Big Data-as-a-Service solution that can securely move and process big data in the cloud in just three clicks.
The company was founded in 2015 by industry veterans behind the original Netezza data warehousing appliance. It has attracted an elite team and earned significant industry recognition. Cazena is recognized by analyst firm Gartner as a “Cool Vendor, DBMS” and has Fortune 500 customers across industries. Cazena is headquartered in Waltham, MA and funded by innovation-focused VCs, including Andreessen Horowitz, North Bridge Venture Partners and Formation 8.

Qlik (NASDAQ: QLIK) is a leader in Business Discovery - user-driven Business Intelligence (BI). Qlik's powerful, accessible Business Discovery solution bridges the gap between traditional business intelligence solutions and standalone office productivity applications. Its QlikView Business Discovery platform enables intuitive user-driven analysis that can be implemented in days or weeks rather than months, years, or not at all.

StreamSets is an open source, enterprise­ grade continuous ingest infrastructure that accelerates time to analysis by bringing unprecedented transparency and event processing to data in motion. ​We provide data scientists self-­service data pipelines, with data introspection and traceability, while simultaneously providing well­-governed operations for data infrastructure teams.

Trifacta, the pioneer in data transformation, is dedicated to changing the way the world works with data. The company's Data Transformation Platform, powered by the company's unique Predictive Interaction(™) technology, dramatically increases the value of an enterprise's Big Data by enabling users to easily transform raw, complex data into clean and structured formats for analysis and insight.

The Urbanise platform uses cloud technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) to completely reimagine service delivery to buildings and communities. Urbanise offers customers innovative service delivery solutions that make everyday life for the urban citizen easier. More convenient. More comfortable. Now that’s what we call Smart!

As a market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile devices, SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable more than 296,000 customers in 190 countries to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

In 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began offering IT infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services – now commonly known as cloud computing. One of the key benefits of cloud computing is the opportunity to replace up-front capital infrastructure expenses with low variable costs that scale with your business. With the Cloud, businesses no longer need to plan for and procure servers and other IT infrastructure weeks or months in advance. Instead, they can instantly spin up hundreds or thousands of servers in minutes and deliver results faster. Today, Amazon Web Services provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world. With data center locations in the U.S., Europe, Brazil, Singapore, Japan, and Australia, customers across all industries are taking advantage of its benefits.