Toronto, ON - April 8th 2020 — ThinkData Works, Inc., the Toronto tech company behind the data management platform, Namara, has been selected as the winner of the 'Overall Data Science Solution of the Year' award by Data Breakthrough.On April 8th, Data Breakthrough announced the results of the 2020 Data Breakthrough Awards program, showcasing technologies and companies that are driving global innovation. Data Breakthrough is part of the Tech Breakthrough organization, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in today’s most competitive sectors, including IoT, Cyber Security, Mobile/Wireless, Digital Health, Fintech and the Data Sector.
“We are thrilled to be recognized with the 2020 Data Breakthrough Award for Best Overall Data Science Solution; this is a massive vote of confidence for our platform and vision,” said Bryan Smith, Co-Founder and CEO of ThinkData Works. “As one of the only three Canadian companies represented, we’re showing that Canada is building industry-leading tech that competes on the global stage.”
This year’s Data category attracted more than 2,500 nominations from over 15 countries. Other category winners include industry leaders such as Sumo Logic, Dremio, Cloudera, and Looker, to name a few.
All award nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the data industry across a variety of disciplines, with the winning products and companies selected based on innovation, performance, ease of use, functionality, value, and impact.
The 2020 Data Breakthrough Award winners include:
Best Use of AI in Data Tech: SnapLogic, Intelligent Integration Platform
Data Tech Startup of the Year: Sisu
Overall Data Science Solution of the Year: ThinkData Works
Overall Data Tech Solution of the Year: Matillion
Data Processing Solution of the Year: Snowplow Analytics
Data Monitoring Solution of the Year: Innominds, iFusion Analytics
Data Management Innovation of the Year: GigaSpaces, AnalyticsXtreme
Data Management Company of the Year: Druva
Data Visualization Solution of the Year: OmniSci
Log Analytics Solution of the Year: SolarWinds® Loggly®
Data Analytics Solution of the Year: Sumo Logic, Continuous Intelligence Platform™
Overall Data Analytics Platform of the Year: Dremio, Dremio Data Lake Engine 4.0
Overall Data Analytics Company of the Year: Looker
In-Memory Solution of the Year: Exasol
NoSQL Solution of the Year: SolarWinds® Database Performance Monitor (DPM)
MPP DBS Solution of the Year: Cloudera
Cloud EDW Solution of the Year: ZE PowerGroup Inc., ZEMA™ and ZE Cloud
Overall Open Source Data Solution of the Year: Kong Inc.
Overall Open Source Data Solution Provider of the Year: Neo4j
Data Warehouse Solution of the Year: Yellowbrick Data
Data Warehouse Solution Provider of the Year: SQream
Semiconductor Product of the Year: UPMEM
Data Center Solution of the Year: Equinix
Server Solution of the Year: IBM
Flash Storage Solution of the Year: Pavilion Data Systems
Overall Data Storage Solution of the Year: Nasuni
Overall Data Storage Company of the Year: Qumulo
Data Solution of the Year – Retail: Premise Data
Data Solution of the Year – Insurance: Daisy Intelligence
Data Solution of the Year – Finance: Zaloni
Data Solution of the Year – Industrial: QAD
About ThinkData Works
ThinkData Works, Inc. makes data access easy. Efficient tools let users stream data from any public or private source in the world. ThinkData’s platform, Namara, provides data scientists with access to more data, automation for reduced overhead in prep and processing, and more confidence in new data to fuel products, models, and solutions. To learn more, please visit Namara and connect on Twitter and on LinkedIn.
About Data Breakthrough
Part of Tech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for technology innovation and leadership, the Data Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in data technologies, services, companies and products. The Data Breakthrough Awards program provides a forum for public recognition around the achievements of data companies and solutions in categories including data analytics, management, infrastructure and hardware, storage, Business Intelligence and more. For more information visit DataBreakthroughAwards.com.