Andy Palmer Best Big Data Startups
Entrepreneur, investor and founding Vertica Systems CEO Andy Palmer shares his thoughts on most-important trends and promising startups in the data space.
GigaOm, By Derrick Harris, Sep. 14, 2013
The infrastructure layer of big data is largely solved, which means startups that want to make a difference might need to look up at applications and analytics. So says veteran entrepreneur, investor and founding Vertica Systems CEO Andy Palmer, who was a guest on Structure Show podcast this week, opining about all things startup.
Andy Palmer list of trends and startups:
Database as a service
- Cloudant (Note: Palmer is on the board.)
- Amazon DynamoDB (According to Palmer, "It's [already] one of the most successful services in the AWS portfolio.")
- Amazon Redshift
- Anything document oriented (e.g., any MongoDB service)