SOURCE: Platfora


November 04, 2015 11:00 ET

Platfora Named to JMP Securities Hot 100 List of Best Privately Held Software Companies

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2015) - Platfora, the #1 Big Data Discovery platform built natively on Apache Hadoop and Spark, announced today it has been selected by JMP Securities to its Hot 100 List of Best Privately Held Companies. This report tracks achievements in financial growth, product innovation, leadership and market potential, recognizing the 100 most promising private software companies.

"Providing non-technical employees with self-service access to data in Hadoop is creating lots of new business opportunities for our company and is helping us deliver a better customer experience," said Brandon Bunker, senior director of customer analytics and intelligence at Vivint. "Platfora Big Data Discovery is purpose-built for these kinds of tasks. The platform is lightning fast, presents our data in a visually stunning way and it's surprisingly easy to use."

With Platfora's Big Data Discovery Platform, users are able to understand everything their big data is telling them to make accurate, informed and meaningful data-driven decisions. The platform brings together traditionally disparate tools like data prep, in-memory acceleration, BI, analytics and visualization, and streamlines the big data analytics and discovery process. Platfora offers the most complete and powerful open platform for analyzing enterprise data by providing specially built data lenses, visualization features, security management options and deep segmentation functionality to help businesses answer key questions they've never been able to ask before. 

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Platfora is the #1 Big Data Discovery platform built natively on Apache Hadoop and Spark. Platfora enables business users and data scientists to visually interact with petabyte-scale data in seconds, allowing them to work with even the rawest forms of transaction, customer interaction and machine data to find new opportunities and manage risk. Platfora is transforming the way businesses unlock insights, make decisions and produce better outcomes through the use of its industry-defining Customer Analytics, Security Analytics and Internet of Things solutions. Learn more about Platfora, read our blog, or follow @platfora #YouShouldKnow.