Cambridge Semantics is Named a Strong Performer in Independent Research Report for Big Data Fabric

Semantic Layer Driven Smart Data Company Among Strong Performers
That Have ‘Turned up the Heat on Incumbent Leaders’

, the leading provider of a universal semantic layer for
big data management and connected data analytics solutions, today
announced that it has been recognized as one of the most significant big
data fabric vendors by Forrester Research, Inc., in The Forrester Wave™:
Big Data Fabric Q2: 2018 (June 2018).

The report issued this week stated that, “Unlike other evaluated
vendors, Cambridge Semantics has been building its semantic layer using
knowledge graph through its Anzo Graph technology. It also offers
horizontally scalable ingestion and query capabilities that deliver high
performance and low-latency access to real-time data sets. Customers
like its ease of use, time-to-value model, catalog, platform support,
and broad set of use cases.”

Cambridge Semantics was recognized as a strong performer among the 15
vendors in the evaluation. The report examined past research, user need
assessments, and vendor and expert interviews to assess the current
offering, strategy and market presence of each vendor in comparison to
other evaluated vendors.

“Our evaluation as a ‘strong performer’ in the Forrester Wave report is,
in our opinion, a testament to how Cambridge Semantics is thriving in
the ‘Year of the Graph’ as a leading vendor,” said Alok Prasad,
president of Cambridge Semantics. “For years, we have been developing
our Anzo Smart Data Lake (ASDL) technology to offer data-intensive
industries with the most efficient solution for valuable, reusable data

The Anzo Smart Data Lake provides business users an end-to-end,
enterprise-scale open platform that creates a single semantic layer of
an organizations’ unstructured and structured data. ASDL offers several
key features to enable digital transformation within businesses,
including automated rapid ingestion, data cataloging, in-memory
knowledge graphs and hi-res analytics for self-service interactive and
exploratory capabilities.

Prasad added, “We view data fabrics as a core component for enterprises
embracing machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies.
Organizations will need to incorporate a data fabric for streamlined
data discovery and training models. Our graph-based infrastructure
provides data ingestion, data preparation, a data catalog and
interactive analysis to quickly create a network of rich data and
reusable insights.”

About Cambridge Semantics

Cambridge Semantics Inc., The Smart Data Company®, is a big data
management and enterprise analytics software company that offers a
universal semantic layer to connect and bring meaning to all enterprise
data. Its software, the Anzo Smart Data Lake®, allows IT departments and
their business users to semantically link, analyze and manage diverse
data whether internal or external, structured or unstructured, with
speed, at big data scales and at the fraction of the implementation
costs of using traditional approaches.

Cambridge Semantics is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

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