Gartner Acknowledges Main Knowledge Platform Weka as a Visionary 


Gartner has just lately acknowledged Weka as a Visionary after inserting it within the Visionaries quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Techniques and Object Storage. Weka is a number one information platform for contemporary functions. The corporate earned this spot for the primary time ever, and it’s awarded based mostly on in depth analysis by Gartner. The Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Techniques and Object Storage assess distributors that present merchandise for unstructured information progress for enterprise information facilities, reminiscent of object storage suppliers and distributed recordsdata techniques distributors. In accordance with Gartner, “Visionaries are sometimes distributors which might be specializing in robust innovation and product differentiation however are smaller distributors with restricted attain or achievement thus far, or bigger distributors with innovation applications which might be nonetheless unproven. A vendor within the Visionaries quadrant delivers revolutionary merchandise that tackle operationally or financially essential end-user issues on a broad scale and has but to seize market share or sustainable profitability.”Liran Zvibel is Co-founder and CEO at Weka.“We’re extraordinarily happy that Gartner has positioned Weka within the Visionaries quadrant, which positively is becoming for us at this stage of progress,” stated Zvibel. “Weka has taken a radical departure from the strategy taken by distributors over the past 20 years, with dramatic innovation in each our know-how and our enterprise mannequin. Our extremely skilled founding group began with a clean sheet and engineered the product from the bottom as much as meet the calls for of next-gen peta- and exa-scale workloads with new algorithms and information constructions. That is the imaginative and prescient of the place storage will go over the subsequent 20 years as next-gen workloads quickly demand exponential progress in efficiency and scale.”Weka’s OfferingsWeka presents WekaFS, which is a cloud-native, data-center prepared platform constructed particularly within the cloud and for the cloud. The platform addresses storage challenges introduced on by blended fashionable workloads and functions that leverage Cloud and GPU compute via developments in flash utilization. Prospects can run WekaFS on-premises, natively within the cloud, or orchestrate information between the 2. Weka has an general ranking of 5 out of 5 stars within the Gartner Peer Insights evaluate within the Distributed File Techniques and Object Storage Market. In accordance with Weka’s clients, among the greatest execs of the platform are its simplicity, pace, and scale. In accordance with Zvibel, “Weka is investing so closely now to double-down on our Go-to-Market technique. Weka continues to realize inside objectives with ease and is setting the bar within the business.  Whereas rightfully well-known for our success with high-performance, next-generation workloads, we’re additionally more and more profitable large-scale general-purpose file system workloads with high-profile clients who admire our distinctive and easy scalability, our ease of administration, and our nice assist. Weka will proceed to impress.”