StreamSets Recognized as Red Herring Top 100 North America 2018 Winner
DataOps Innovator Rewarded for Industry Impact
June 27, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – June 27, 2018 – StreamSets Inc., a leading provider of software for building and operating continuous dataflows, announced today that it has been named a Red Herring Top 100 North America winner. With this award, Red Herring recognizes StreamSets as one of the most exciting and innovative private technology companies on the continent.
Red Herring Top 100 North America winners were chosen from thousands of entrants judged by industry experts, insiders and journalists on a wide variety of criteria, including financial performance, innovation, business strategy and market penetration. Winners hail from a variety of verticals, from fintech and marketing to security, IoT and many more.
The StreamSets DataOps platform empowers enterprises to create data movement architectures that are quick and cost-effective to build, and flexible in production, even in the face of frequent changes to data sources, infrastructure and analytics requirements. StreamSets overcomes the brittleness and operational blindness common to traditional data integration tools or hand-coded approaches.
“We’re honored to receive this distinction,” said Girish Pancha, CEO of StreamSets. “The Red Herring Top 100 North America validates the success we’ve had helping Global 2000 enterprises modernize their data integration using a DataOps approach.”
“2018’s crop of Top 100 winners has been among our most intriguing yet,” said Alex Vieux, Red Herring chairman. “North America has led the way in tech for so many years, and to see such unique, pioneering entrepreneurs and companies here in California, which is in many ways the heartland of the industry, has been a thrilling experience.
“What has excited me most is to see so many people forging niches in high-tech and cutting-edge sectors,” added Vieux. “Some of the technical wizardry and first-rate business models on show here at the conference has been fantastic to learn about. We believe StreamSets embodies the drive, skill and passion on which tech thrives. StreamSets should be proud of its achievement: The competition was incredibly strong.”
StreamSets transforms how enterprises flow big and fast data from myriad sources into data centers and cloud analytics platforms. Its DataOps platform helps companies build and operate continuous dataflow topologies, combining award-winning open source data movement software with a cloud-native Control Hub. Enterprises use StreamSets to enable cloud analytics, data lakes, Apache Kafka,, IoT and cybersecurity. Founded by Girish Pancha, former chief product officer of Informatica, and Arvind Prabhakar, a former engineering leader at Cloudera, StreamSets is backed by top-tier Silicon Valley venture capital firms, including Battery Ventures, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), and Accel Partners. For more information, visit www.streamsets.com.
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