Data Science Platforms; Gartner Magic Quadrant

In the world of Data Science Platforms, formerly known as Advanced Analytics Platforms a lot of vendors do their jobs well. They all have capabilities that fit one of your purposes. The selection of the right solution still remains a tough job. Do you have the right purposes already made clear? Luckily there are research firms such as Forrester or Gartner who can help you with at least the pre-selection. They can offer you consults to help you with selecting the right solution for your business needs.

How about selecting data science platforms? I just named two of the most influential organizations as it comes toward research and consultancy in the IT and Technology markets. You will find some other at the link page as well. Let us focus at Gartner.

The definition of Data Science Platforms 

A cohesive software application that offers a mixture of basic building blocks essential for creating all kinds of data science solutions, and for incorporating those solutions into business processes, surrounding infrastructure and products. by Alexander Linden, Peter Krensky and different other co-authors.


Gartner is one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. We all know that they work with business leaders to create customer based strategies with full commitment towards growth. The bases of their research lays in the hands of their surveys which are deployed over hundred of thousands of business leaders and companies.

The Gartner Magic Quadrant s a overview of the innovations in specific markets or solution areas. I have found the Gartner Magic Quadrant of Data Science Platforms and in our both interest I am happy to share.

The Gartner Magic Quadrant of Data Science Platforms  (Q1-2017)

As you can see the model gives you clear view about Data Science Platforms whom are available to fit your purposes. Many of vendors are familiar and well known.The leaders are the same as last year but many others has changed. The independent research capabilities of Gartner guarantees their clients high quality reports. I would like to express a special thanks towards CMS Wire who provided me with this information. If you want to conduct deeper research towards the amazing Magic Quadrants of Gartner, I strongly advise you to get in touch with them directly.