Information Managements 40 Vendors Were Watching 2012 is a list of up and coming vendors on our radar that are doing their part to shape the groundswell in information management technology in the 21st Century.
As our editors and advisers reviewed the strengths and of each of these companies, we determined that five main themes were apparent: analytics/visualization, big data, business intelligence, database, integration/governance. Our big data category features startup vendors developing open source frameworks for working with large volumes of data for processing and analysis. [Note: Some vendors cross multiple categories.]
To learn more about how the companies were selected and to view the list of all 40 vendors, please click here.