Premier Sponsor

    • IBM

      About Cambridge Semantics

      Cambridge Semantics (CSI), the Smart Data Company, is an enterprise smart data discovery and exploratory analytics company. It enables customers and partners to rapidly build and deploy Smart Data Lake solutions based on its award-winning Anzo Smart Data PlatformTM (Anzo SDP). IT departments and business users gain better understanding and data value through the semantic linking, analysis and management of diverse data whether internal or external, structured or unstructured. The Anzo Smart Data Lake solutions are delivered with increased speed, at big data scale and at a fraction of the implementation costs of using traditional approaches. The company is based in Boston, Massachusetts. For more information visit www.cambridgesemantics.com or follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter: @CamSemantics.


Gold Sponsors

    • Alation

      About Alation

      Alation is the first data catalog built for collaboration. Alation empowers analysts to find, understand and share data for faster, more accurate insights. Alation’s data catalog automatically captures the rich context of enterprise data and keeps it updated with human-machine learning collaboration. Alation customers include eBay, Safeway, Square and Citrix.

    • ASG

      About ASG Technologies

      ASG Technologies helps customers with complex IT environments solve problems across their entire enterprise. Its solutions empower businesses to achieve unprecedented productivity, gain an accurate and timely understanding of the information that underpins business decisions and address compliance needs with improved visibility of cross-platform data. ASG can proudly say that more than 70 percent of global Fortune 500 companies trust it to optimize their existing IT investments. ASG is a global provider of mission-critical technology solutions with more than 1,000 people supporting a global customer base across 4,000 midmarket and enterprise customers. 

    • Podium Data

      About Podium Data

      Podium Data is redefining enterprise data management with its practical, high performance enterprise data lake management platform, Podium. Podium’s integrated software platform leverages proven big data technologies and provides secure, self-service access to business-ready data, to dramatically improves an organization’s ability to manage, act, and innovate. Headquartered in Lowell, Massachusetts, Podium Data’s seasoned team of entrepreneurs has deep expertise in analytics, big data and enterprise data management. A growing list of Fortune 500 companies use Podium to accelerate delivery of data to business users through a variety of enterprise scale data lake, extraction/transformation, and load migrations; and analytic projects. Visit www.podiumdata.com to learn about how Podium accelerates access to fundamental data and drives the analytics and insights required for dramatic impact or follow us on Twitter at @PodiumData.


Silver Sponsors

    • Data3Sixty

      About Data3Sixty

      Data3Sixty’s Data Collaboration Suite™ introduces a new platform to empower the business through “Active Data Governance”™. Our unique approach is grounded in years’ of experience in the financial services industry owning the data challenges while servicing the business information needs. The result of which is a product that is as equally powerful providing governance as it is simple to use. In Data3Sixty, your business can get a full 360° view and understanding of their data while also efficiently linking and collaborating with the responsible people and experts around it. The end result is an informed workforce which is able to make radically better business decisions.

    • Datasource Consulting

      About Datasource Consulting

      Datasource Consulting is passionate about data. We are a consulting company that focuses exclusively on Enterprise Data Management & Business Intelligence, including both strategic and implementation services. We are experts in data architecture, data integration, data quality, data governance, master data management, reporting & analytics, and program management. We know how to make your project successful.

    • Inquidia Consulting

      About Inquidia

      Inquidia is a professional services firm focused on helping our customers extract maximum value from their growing data assets. Our transformative services and solutions combine expertise in big data architecture, advanced analytics and best-practice business intelligence system design/deployment. Visit us at www.inquidia.com.

    • Protiviti

      About Protiviti

      Protiviti is a global consulting firm that helps companies solve problems in finance, technology, operations, governance, risk and internal audit, and has served more than 60 percent of Fortune 1000® and 35 percent of Fortune Global 500® companies. Protiviti’s Advanced Analytics and Data Management practice helps companies define business standards, plan strategies and integrate data across the enterprise ensuring accurate, reliable and easy to understand information. In addition to Enterprise Information Management, the practice provides solutions for Analytics, Data Warehousing and Big Data.

    • Sandhill Consultants & erwin

      About Sandhill Consultants Ltd

      Sandhill Consultants Ltd is a worldwide organization providing industry-acclaimed data architecture solutions, services training and modeling standards and best practices (EM-SOS!™) Frameworks to businesses, organizations, and professionals since 1989. Sandhill’s is a leader in the Enterprise Modeling Architecture space. For more information please visit http://www.sandhillconsultants.com/.

      erwin, Inc. is the maker of the award-winning and industry leading data modeling solution used by more than 50,000 data management professionals in 60+ countries. The gold standard in data management, erwin enables midsize and enterprise companies to model and govern their most valuable resource – their data - and acts as an information hub to share data definitions, rules and structures across the organization. erwin has a 15-year rich history, but what’s most exciting is the role that erwin is coming to play as the foundation for global Big Data initiatives. erwin take any ANY2 approach to data management. No matter what type of data a business uses – structured or unstructured – and no matter where that data is stored -- in-house relational databases or a public or private cloud – erwin ensures that the insights and results from Big Data projects are reliable and achievable.

    • WhereScape

      About WhereScape

      WhereScape is the pioneer of data warehouse automation software for profiling, building, extending and managing BI environments, data warehouses, analytic systems and big data platforms. More than 700 customers including Cornell University, Tesco, Union Bank and Volvo use WhereScape’s integrated development environment to accelerate development and deliver a fully documented solution in IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server and Analytics Platform System, Oracle, Greenplum, and Netezza as well as Hive and Hadoop big data environments.


Additional Sponsor

    • DGPO

      About DGPO

      The Data Governance Professionals Organization (DGPO) is the only non-profit, vendor neutral professional organization dedicated to data governance. The objective of the DGPO is to provide a forum for business, IT and data professionals that fosters discussion and networking and to encourage, develop and advance the skills of members working in the data governance discipline. Since the founding of the group in 2011, the DGPO has grown to 4,000 list members and nearly 1,000 members representing 16 countries.

    • Uturn Data Solutions

      About Uturn Data Solutions

      Uturn Data Solutions is a Chicago-based IT consultancy at the nexus of data strategy and cloud computing. We provide advisory and cloud based services to help organizations get the most from their data and technology investments. Uturn partners with our clients to navigate the challenges of data growth and build the data management skills you need to improve your business. The result is a quantitatively-driven business culture that will help you consistently outperform your competition. Uturn delivers real change, from strategy to success.