EXASOL named Outstanding Structured Database of the Year at Computing’s Big Data and IoT Excellence Awards 2017

23 May 2017 | Share

EXASOL beat stiff competition to take the title of 2017’s “Outstanding Structured Database” at Computing’s Big Data and IoT Excellence Awards on 18 May 2017.

The award was presented to EXASOL as it “demonstrated outstanding features, offered something different to the competition, and is simple to use and integrate.” The awards were judged by a panel that included editorial staff from Computing magazine as well as leaders from science and industry.

Computing’s editorial director, Stuart Sumner, took center-stage to announce the winners of the 15 categories spanning big data and IoT. Sebastian Darrington, EXASOL’s UK Managing Director and Aaron Auld, CEO, collected the award.

Aaron Auld, CEO at EXASOL, says: “EXASOL has been working for many years focused on one thing and one thing only – creating the best in-memory analytic database. Our vision is to provide best-in-class database technology for our customers, lifting their data warehousing, business intelligence and analytics to the highest possible level.

“It is great that our work has been recognized and we are really happy to have won this award. It is testament to our team’s hard work.”

To read more about EXASOL’s win and the award, visit our blog.

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EXASOL is passionate about helping companies to run their businesses smarter and drive profit by analyzing data and information at unprecedented speeds.  The company develops the world‘s fastest database for analytics and data warehousing, and offers first-class know-how and expertise in data insight and analytics. The in-memory analytic database is the first database to combine in-memory, columnar compression and massively parallel processing, and is proven to be the world‘s FASTEST, topping the list in the TPC-H Benchmark tests for performance. For more information, go to www.exasol.com