What to Expect at EDW 2018:
This six-day conference kicks off each year with in-depth tutorials, then continues throughout the week presenting hundreds of hours of educational content driven by leading industry experts, finally closing with our signature two-day workshops.
The distinguished speakers for these presentations share their case studies, experiences, and knowledge about various topics including Data Governance and Stewardship, Data Architecture, Modeling, Metadata Management, NoSQL and database technologies, Data and Information Quality, Business Intelligence, Analytics, Data Science, Big Data and Enterprise Information Management, and much more.
Alation is where everyone in your organization can find the data that they need to collaborate. Alation automatically indexes your data by source. It also automatically gathers knowledge about your data. Like Google, Alation uses machine learning to continually improve human understanding. Use Alation to work better together, use data with confidence, improve productivity, and index all your data knowledge.
Data Advantage Group, Inc. is a leading provider of enterprise information asset management software. Data Advantage Group's award-winning MetaCenter® Platform is considered the gold standard in meta data management solutions. It enables organizations to easily find, organize, and catalog information assets and to bridge the gap between business and IT communities. The MetaCenter Platform is used by leading companies around the world to deliver easy to use data governance, regulatory compliance, and metadata management solutions.
Dataiku develops Dataiku Data Science Studio (DSS), the enterprise data science platform that enables entire data teams to build and deliver their own data products more efficiently. All users, from data scientists and beginner analysts, can easily apply data science and advanced machine learning techniques to all types, sizes, and formats of raw data to build and deploy predictive data flows. Dataiku was founded in 2013 by Florian Douetteau (CEO), Marc Batty (COO), Clément Sténac (CTO), and Thomas Cabrol (CDO). Early on, the company focused on building a best-of-breed data science platform that would enable organisations large and small to streamline the process from raw data to running predictive solutions in production. They sought to bring together data management (transformation, cleaning, preparation), machine learning (modeling and optimization), and production features (REST API, monitoring, etc.) into a single collaborative platform.
Denodo is the leader in data virtualization, providing agile, high-performance data integration and data abstraction across the broadest range of enterprise, cloud, big data and unstructured data sources, and real-time data services at half the cost of traditional approaches. Denodo’s customers across every major industry have achieved significant business agility and ROI. For more information, visit www.denodo.com or call +1 877 556 2531 / +44 (0)20 7869 8053.
erwin, Inc. makes the world’s No. 1 data modeling software, trusted by more than 50,000 data professionals in 60+ countries. Combined with business process modeling, enterprise architecture, data governance and collaboration solutions, erwin provides the industry’s only unified data management platform that uses any data from anywhere to drive operational improvements and growth. The erwin Data Management Platform is the foundation of mission-critical data programs in government agencies and leading financial institutions, retailers and healthcare companies around the world.
Experian enables organizations to unlock the power of data. We focus on the quality of our clients’ information so they can explore the meaningful ways they can use it. Whether optimizing data for better customer experiences or preparing data for improved business intelligence, we empower our clients to manage their data with confidence. We have the data, expertise, and proven technology to help our customers quickly turn information into insight. We’re investing in new, innovative solutions to power opportunities for our people, clients, and communities. To learn more, visit www.edq.com.
IDERA understands that IT doesn’t run on the network – it runs on the data and databases that power your business. That’s why we design our products with the database as the nucleus of your IT universe. Our database lifecycle management solutions allow database and IT professionals to design, monitor and manage data systems with complete confidence, whether in the cloud or on-premises. ER/Studio is the collaborative data modeling solution for data professionals to map and manage data and metadata for multiple platforms in a business-driven enterprise data architecture. Whatever your need, IDERA has a solution.
Innovative Systems has been a premier provider of enterprise data management and risk management solutions to Fortune 2000 organizations worldwide for 50 years. We recently launched Enlighten®, the newest version of our powerful, state-of-the-art Data Quality suite. Enlighten’s capabilities include data profiling, cleansing, linking and deduplicating, address validation, geocoding, and monitoring data quality over time — just to name a few. Innovative’s Synchronos® MDM delivers 5%-20% higher accuracy in one-third the time and cost of other approaches. Innovative also offers an Instant 360 View as a rapidly-deployable, incremental step toward MDM. All solutions are available as on-premise, SaaS, or hosted and are customizable.
AnalytiX Data Services is a world leader in Enterprise Data Mapping, Governance and Metadata Driven Automation. More than 1000+ enterprises (numerous Fortune 1000 companies) depend on the AnalytiX DS Unified Software Platform for Data Governance, Centralized Data Mapping, Universal Code Generation, and Automation. Their code automation products are compatible with the leading ETL tools like Informatica, IBM DataStage, Talend, Microsoft SSIS, Oracle Data Integrator, and Hadoop scripts for Big Data. Please visit www.analytixds.com for more details.
Ataccama delivers smart and collaborative data curation solutions to leading institutions in global financial services. We integrate Data Profiling & Catalog, Data Quality & Governance, and Master Data Management in a single data curation platform. Ataccama ONE is a powerful platform combining collaborative data stewardship, a robust data processing engine, multiple deployment options, and enterprise-proven capabilities. As increasingly more businesses undergo digital transformation, our goal is to provide clients with the one platform they need to analyze, process, manage, monitor, and provide their data. Try our free, collaborative one-click data profiler powered by Ataccama ONE at one.ataccama.com.
BackOffice Associates, a worldwide leader in information governance and data migration solutions, focuses on helping customers manage their most critical asset – data. The range of products, built on a revolutionary platform, address the needs of business users seeking to unlock the value of their data assets. BackOffice Associates' products and services enable organizations to accelerate growth, gain actionable visibility and reduce risks. Founded in 1996, BackOffice Associates has an unparalleled track record of success in the most complex data environments across a variety of industries.
As the leader in data governance, Collibra helps organizations across the world gain competitive advantage by maximizing the value of their data across the enterprise. Collibra is the only solution purpose-built to address the gamut of data stewardship, governance, and management needs of the most complex, data-intensive industries. Our flexible and configurable cloud-based or on-premises solution puts people and processes first – automating data governance and management to quickly and securely deliver trusted data to the business users who need it. Learn more at www.collibra.com.
Data Blueprint is a data management consulting firm that helps organizations unlock increased value from their data assets. We accomplish this by providing tailored solutions through lasting partnerships that strengthen our client’s data management capabilities. Organizationally, this results in improved decision-making, streamlined productivity, and increased return on investment for our clients and partners.
Expert System Inc. is a leading provider of cognitive computing and text analytics software based on the proprietary, patented, multilingual semantic technology of Cogito. Using Expert System’s products, enterprise companies and government agencies can go beyond traditional keyword approaches for the rapid sense making of their structured and unstructured data. Expert System technology has been deployed to deliver solutions for a vast range of business requirements such as semantic search, open source intelligence, multilingual text analytics, natural language processing and the development and management of taxonomies and ontologies. Expert System serves some of the world’s largest industries including Banking and Insurance, Life Sciences and Pharmaceuticals, Oil and Gas, Media and Publishing, and Government including companies such as Shell, Chevron, Eli Lilly, Networked Insights, Nalco Champion, US Department of Justice, DTRA, BAnQ, Biogen, Bloomberg BNA, Elsevier, Gannett, IMF, RSNA, Sanofi, SOQUIJ, The McGraw-Hill Companies, Thomson Reuters, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Wiley and Wolters Kluwer.
FairCom is a pioneer in the software industry, the first company to offer a commercial package using binary tree algorithms on microcomputers in 1979. Today, FairCom maintains its sole technical focus on database technology, continually enhancing its core database technology while keeping up with the latest industry platforms and APIs. FairCom’s c-treeACE engine is the industry's choice solution for enterprise data providing the most powerful simultaneous multimodel access through NoSQL and SQL, giving developers in companies of any size the control to customize their database, and ultimately enhancing performance gains. FairCom technology has been used in solutions serving industries including financial, healthcare, telecommunications, manufacturing automation, accounting, legal, dental, education, construction, aerospace, trucking, gaming, space exploration, oil and gas, energy, major league baseball, fraud detection, public safety and infrastructure management. For more details, please visit: www.FairCom.com.
Melissa’s Full Spectrum Global Data Quality Suite helps you optimize the transformation to Data-Driven business success to maintain a clean, consistent, and complete database across the entire data quality lifecycle with emphasis on verification and completion of Global People information: Name; Address; Phone; Email; and Identity. Take advantage of Full Spectrum Data Quality components to drive your Big Data-Driven applications to Clean, Enrich, Parse, Standardize, Match, Dedupe, Profile, Measure, and Monitor viable global contact data.
As an Enterprise Information Management (EIM) innovator, TopQuadrant helps organizations succeed in data governance by managing information regardless of its structure, origin or location, so that it can be easily organized, shared and exchanged. Our products use standards-based graph technologies to provide our customers with agile information management capabilities-because connections are important. TopBraid Enterprise Data Governance™ supports the governance and provisioning of enterprise metadata, business glossaries and reference data. TopBraid Enterprise Vocabulary Net™ supports collaborative management of taxonomies and ontologies and offers auto-classification of documents and search enhancement. TopBraid Insight™ is a semantic virtual data warehouse that enables federated querying of data across diverse data sources as if they were in one place. TopQuadrant customers include many government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies in numerous industries including pharmaceutical, financial services, energy and digital media. For more information, visit www.topquadrant.com.
WhereScape helps IT organizations of all sizes leverage automation to design, develop, deploy, and operate data infrastructure faster. More than 700 customers worldwide rely on WhereScape automation to eliminate hand-coding and other repetitive, time-intensive aspects of data infrastructure projects to deliver data warehouses, vaults, lakes and marts in days or weeks rather than in months or years. WhereScape has offices in Portland, Oregon; Reading, UK; Auckland, New Zealand; and Singapore. For more information, visit www.wherescape.com.
CloverETL is an international software and consultancy firm providing data integration solutions for forward thinking organizations. We help customers overcome complex challenges so they can move their data. We’re a bunch of techies driven by a single-minded passion to solve the problems that prevent our customers from moving forward. When our customers rule their data, rather than the other way round, we call this ‘Data Victorious’. We believe if something is hard, it makes it even more worthwhile and rewarding to do, and working with data is never easy, so you have to be prepared to get your hands dirty.
DataKitchen, Inc. enables analytic teams to deliver value quickly, with high quality, using the tools that they love. DataKitchen provides the world’s first DataOps platform for data-driven enterprises, enabling them to support data analytics that can be quickly and robustly adapted to meet evolving requirements. DataKitchen is leading the DataOps movement to incorporate Agile Software Development, DevOps, and manufacturing based statistical process control into analytics and data management. DataKitchen is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
The Data Governance Professionals Organization (DGPO) is an international non-profit, vendor neutral, association of business, IT and data professionals dedicated to advancing the discipline of data governance. The DGPO provides a forum that fosters discussion and networking for members and seeks to encourage, develop and advance the skills of members working in the data governance discipline. The DGPO has over 10,000 list members and nearly 1500 members representing 16 countries.
Our world is one massive, highly-connected network with rich contextual relationships connecting every person, place and thing. Business that will continue to thrive in the future is one that has become what we call, The Connected Enterprise. It’s a state of thought, collaboration, understanding and awareness that empowers data-driven enterprise to move forward confidently in decision making, product development and customer experience. Many enterprises aspire to this level of transformation, but struggle to drive change from within. Our transformative process through Enterprise Innovation Labs leverages the powerful pairing of our Connected Data Architecture® and GraphGrid – our Connected Data Platform – enabling even the largest enterprises to become truly connected while adhering to their data security controls. The very essence of our approach is to provide a security first architecture along with automated testing from integration to load and performance. We enable organizations to transform constantly changing data into valuable business assets.
Orchestra Networks is leading pure-play, independent data management and data governance software vendor. Our EBX software provides a comprehensive, business-focused solution for managing enterprise business metadata and master data as diverse as Customer, Product, Supplier, Finance, HR, Reference Data, and more in a single end-to-end solution.
For technology powered visionaries with a passion for challenging the status quo, PSSC Labs is the answer for hand-crafted HPC and Big Data computing solutions that deliver relentless performance with the absolute lowest total cost of ownership. For over 25 years we have dedicated ourselves to delivering the absolute highest quality computing solutions to the world’s most demanding organizations. While other companies talk a good game, we actually deliver.
The Department of Statistics in partnership with Mays Business School at Texas A&M University offers a MS in Analytics degree which prepares working managers and professionals to make quicker informed decisions to optimize business performance and identify new business opportunities. Courses will be taught online via live video across North America in the evenings, offering a convenient two year, part-time program for working professionals. Accepting pre-applications now for our next fall cohort.