This category is open to all private companies, privately funded or VC backed (Series C or earlier), under six years old.
It is open to Big Data startups offering innovative solutions to enterprises based anywhere around the world.
Buzzwords of what may be considered hot and innovative include: Cassandra, Hadoop, Data Loading, NoSQL.
Don’t see your product or services category listed? Don’t worry, the list is not exhaustive and all innovative products and services from companies that meet the criteria will be considered.
After all, we are looking for trailblazers and you may be creating a technology or market that we don’t even know about!