REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Talend, a global leader in big data and cloud integration, today announced that the Business Application Research Center (BARC), a CXP Group company, rated Talend Data Fabric as a ‘Trendsetter’ in its recently released Data Integration Score report. The evaluation was based on product performance and architecture, distribution and marketing strategy, financial development, as well as customer feedback.
According to BARC, Trendsetters are well established vendors that drive strong market adoption, supported by technology innovation and strategic acquisitions and by leveraging robust account management and a solid track record. Their portfolio enjoys high brand awareness in the market, covers an extensive range of technologies and services with only few gaps. Trendsetters typically have a large market share, making them a viable contender in almost all implementation scenarios.
“We believe our high rating in the BARC report is indicative of our vision and market leadership,” said Harald Weimer, managing director of Talend Germany GmbH. “It is particularly rewarding to be recognized for our open source heritage and significant investments in big data, including Hadoop and Apache Spark.”
In describing Talend’s strengths, BARC notes: “Talend provides strong core Data Integration functionality for the ETL developer in an open framework. The framework integrates with existing tools to complete functionality for development, administration and Metadata Management.”
Talend Data Fabric combines big data, data integration, cloud, master data management and application integration into a single platform with a common development and management environment. The platform empowers companies to harness corporate data to help make better decisions, dramatically increase customer acquisition, customer retention and profitability.
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About CPX Group
CXP Group is the leading independent European research and consulting firm for the software, IT services and digital transformation industry. It offers its customers a comprehensive support service for the evaluation, selection and optimization of their software solutions and accompanies them in their digital transformation journey. CXP Group’s expertise covers a wide range of topics, such as BI, content management, ERP, finance, HRIS, CRM, BPM, IT management, cyber security, etc. Moreover, CXP Group supports ITC decision makers in evaluating and selecting IT services providers and accompanies them in optimizing their sourcing and investment strategies.
Further, CXP Group assists software and IT services providers in optimizing their strategies and go-to-market approaches with quantitative and qualitative analyses as well as operational and strategic consulting services. Public organizations and institutions equally base the development of their IT policies on our reports. In 2011, after the merger with BARC (Business Application Research Center), a German research and consulting firm specialized in BI and content management, the group has extended its expertise towards analytics and big data and taken on a European dimension. In 2014, CXP Group continued its growth by joining forces with PAC (Pierre Audoin Consultants), a research and consulting company specialized in the software and IT services industry. Capitalizing on 40 years of experience, based in 8 countries (with 17 offices worldwide) and with 140 employees, CXP Group provides its expertise every year to more than 1,500 ITC decision makers and the operational divisions of large enterprises and mid-market companies and their providers. CXP Group consists of three branches: Le CXP, BARC (Business Application Research Center) and PAC (Pierre Audoin Consultants).
Talend’s integration solutions allow data-driven organizations to gain instant value from all their data. Through native support of modern big data platforms, Talend takes the complexity out of integration efforts and equips IT departments to be more responsive to the demands of the business, at a predictable cost. Based on open source technologies, Talend’s scalable, future-proof solutions address all existing and emerging integration requirements. Talend is privately-held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit www.talend.com and follow us on Twitter: @Talend.