Originally published on CRN - Jan 2, 2020

10 Hot Big Data Companies To Watch In 2020

Data is not only growing in volume, it’s increasingly scattered across on-premises and cloud-based systems, complicating data management and governance tasks. Here are 10 companies with next-generation data management, data science and machine learning technology that solution providers should keep an eye on in 2020.

CEO: Christopher Bergh

DataKitchen is a pioneer in the realm of DataOps, the concept of managing data analytics processes like an assembly line instead of the cumbersome, ad hoc processes found within many businesses.

The Cambridge, Mass., company’s platform manages the data pipeline through data engineering, data science and business analytics processes. DataOps combines concepts from Agile development, DevOps and statistical process control, among others, in a collaborative workflow.

Business processes are key to digital transformation initiatives and data flow is key to managing and changing business processes. Will the DataKitchen approach to improving data flows catch on in 2020?