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Revolution Analytics Named to Inaugural CRN Big Data 100


PALO ALTO, Calif.

Revolution Analytics, the leading commercial provider of software, services and support for the open source R project, today announced has been named to UBM Tech Channel's CRN 2013 Big Data 100 list. The inaugural list recognizes innovative technology vendors that offer products and services to help businesses manage "Big Data" - the rapidly increasing volume, speed and variety of information being generated today. The list covers three categories: business analytics, data management, infrastructure and services. Vendors on this list are industry stalwarts leveraging their products and services to meet the Big Data challenge, as well as a wave of startups developing a new generation of products to help businesses address their Big Data needs.

The company's flagship commercial-grade analytics software, Revolution R Enterprise is built upon the world's most powerful open source R statistics language. Designed for enterprise-class data analytics, Revolution R Enterprise delivers unmatched performance, productivity and scalability, allowing customers to quickly and efficiently manage growing data sets for statistical analysis without having to invest in additional or specialized tools or talent.

"The 2013 Big Data 100 list recognizes vendors that have shown a dedication to the innovation and advancement of today's Big Data services, and have evolved to meet the needs of today's business leaders," said Kelley Damore, Senior Vice President and Editorial Director, CRN. "Companies need technologies that not only help them process and manage all that data, but also offer market insights. The Big Data 100 vendors set themselves apart with the cutting edge products and services that provide significant growth opportunities for solution providers to build their business and effectively compete in today's information economy."

Selected by CRN's editorial staff, the 2013 Big Data 100 list is featured in the April issue of CRN Magazine and will be featured online at www.crn.com.

"We are thrilled to be honored by CRN as a Big Data innovator and included among so many other companies doing groundbreaking data science work," said David Rich, Revolution Analytics CEO. "Enterprises are realizing that the value of their data can only be unlocked with highly scalable and flexible analytics solutions. Revolution Analytics helps them approach their unique data challenges with a customized approach, based on the world's most powerful open source statistics language."

Revolution Analytics is the leading commercial provider of software and services based on the open source R project for statistical computing. The company brings high performance, productivity and enterprise readiness to R, the most powerful statistics language in the world. The company's flagship Revolution R Enterprise product is designed to meet the production needs of large organizations in industries such as finance, life sciences, retail, manufacturing and media. Used by over two million analysts in academia and at cutting-edge companies such as Google, Bank of America and Acxiom, R has emerged as the standard of innovation in statistical analysis. Revolution Analytics is committed to fostering the continued growth of the R community through sponsorship of the Inside-R.org community site, funding worldwide R user groups and offering free licenses of Revolution R Enterprise to everyone in academia.

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