MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Waterline Data, a global leader in Data Lifecycle Management, today announced it was named to the Constellation ShortList™ for Data Cataloging in Q1 2018. The technology vendors included in the Constellation ShortList offer the key requirements for early adopters pursuing digital transformation initiatives.

Waterline’s data catalog application leverages machine learning augmented with crowd sourcing to automatically analyze and classify data throughout the enterprise, as well as in relational systems, big data repositories or cloud object stores. Waterline is used by some of the largest companies around the globe to discover, govern, and rationalize enterprise data at petabyte scale. By automating the discovery and tagging processes, Waterline makes data actionable while helping businesses ensure compliance with GDPR and other regulations.

“We’re excited to again be recognized by Constellation Research’s ShortList for Data Cataloging,” said Alex Gorelik, CEO of Waterline Data. “It’s more important than ever for organizations to easily discover and organize their data, no matter where it’s located, in order to transform themselves in the digital age. Waterline looks forward to building on the growth we saw in 2017 to connect the right people to the right data so our customers can better govern their data assets.”

“Boardrooms and their executive suites must be cognizant of the business extinction events and the exponential technologies that will transform their industries,” said R “Ray” Wang, chairman and founder at Constellation Research. “Each Constellation ShortList, researched and curated by our analysts, guides early adopters in identifying the right technologies to support new business models and improve engagement.  Leaders now have a list of the top technology partners who can co-innovate and co-create with customers to thrive and dominate digital disruption.”

Constellation advises leaders on leveraging disruptive technologies to achieve business model transformation. Products and services named to the Constellation ShortList meet the threshold criteria for this category as determined through client inquiries, partner conversations, customer references, vendor selection projects, market share and internal research. The Constellation ShortList is frequently updated as market conditions change.

About Waterline Data
Waterline Data customers spend less time looking for data and more time using it while complying with ever changing data governance mandates such as GDPR. Waterline Data automates data discovery, compliance and the ability to take action on data by using a combination of machine learning, ratings and reviews, and tribal knowledge to deliver the most comprehensive data catalog solutions on the market. The company is funded by Menlo Ventures, Jackson Square Ventures, Partech Ventures, and Infosys, and implemented in large enterprises around the globe. Founded in 2013, the company is headquartered in Mountain View, California. For more, visit

Constellation Research does not endorse any solution or service named in its research.

Global Press Contacts:

Zachary Vito
MSR Communications

Aubrey Coggins and Courtney Sato
Constellation Research

SOURCE Waterline Data

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