Denodo concludes global rollout of the world’s largest DataFest event focused on the importance of cloud, generative AI, and logical data management


Denodo , a leader in data management, recently concluded its largest global DataFest event in its history. The event set a record by attracting data experts from over 15 countries. Denodo DataFest was held in Japan, Singapore, Boston, and Barcelona to announce the latest innovations in the Denodo Platform , including natural language queries powered by OpenAI, Presto-based embedded MPP, security policy engine, and AI-based smart query acceleration.

Denodo such as NEC, KDDI, Telefonica, Toyota Astra Motor, Indonesia Stock Exchange, ING Bank, Mint Mobile, Estes Express Line, CITY Furniture, TPG, DaVita, Hitachi Vantara, S&P Global, Engie, Vueling, etc. customers have demonstrated how they leverage a logical approach to deploy advanced architectures such as data fabrics and data meshes to enable faster decision-making. In parallel with this event, the company announced a $336 million Series B transaction. This further demonstrates Denodo’s market position and our unique and disruptive logical approach to data management.

Angel Viña (Denodo Founder and CEO), Albert Pan (Denodo CTO and EVP), Mike Ferguson (Managing Director of Intelligent Business Strategy), Charlie Dai (Vice President, Forrester Research), Sanjeev Mohan ( Numerous sessions focused on generative AI (GenAI) and cloud native, including keynotes from former Gartner VP and SanjMo principal), Neil Ward-Dutton (IDC Europe VP), and a guest lecture from Keio University professor Hiroaki Miyata. Architecture was brought to the fore. This theme continued into sessions with partners such as AWS, Microsoft, Google, and Accenture. Tim Meehan, Chair of the Presto Fund’s Technology Steering Committee, held a session to talk about Presto’s roadmap, and Selina Yuan, President of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International, spoke about the recent agreement between Alibaba Cloud and Denodo. Announced news regarding partnership.

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Neil Ward-Dutton, Vice President, European Practice, AI/Intelligent Process Automation, IDC Europe said: “It was a thrilling experience delivering the analyst keynote at Denodo DataFest and showcasing how enterprise intelligence improves business results. We are witnessing the impact of logical data management and Denodo DataFest is the perfect event to learn about the impact of logical data management on the future of data and analytics and listen to discussions and presentations from a variety of thought leadership. was.”

Now in its fifth year, the prestigious Denodo Data Innovation Awards honors the most innovative and logical data integration and management use cases. Awarded for outstanding impact achievements. Additionally, in Japan, we independently recognized customers who have made significant contributions to Denodo’s business. The winners are as follows.

  • North America
    • Winner: Texas State Technical College (TSTC). A public community college with an innovative funding structure recognized for its continued expansion and growth initiatives.
    • Finalist: Estes Express Line. One of the largest private freight transportation companies in the U.S. was recognized for its logistics optimization and customer satisfaction use case.
  • Asia Pacific
    • Winner: Indonesia Stock Exchange. Indonesia’s only stock exchange recognized for its innovative market data distribution use case.
    • Finalist: Capricorn Society. Australia’s largest car co-operative has been selected as a finalist for its use case for its analytics-driven innovation ‘Center of Excellence’.
  • EMEA
    • Winner: Landsbankinn. Iceland’s largest bank was evaluated for its data mesh implementation use case.
    • Winner: Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Africa’s largest stock exchange was recognized for its historical infrastructure use case for exchange services.

SOURCE: Businesswire