The insideAI News IMPACT 50 List for Q1 2023

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The team here at insideAI News is deeply entrenched in keeping the pulse of the big data ecosystem of companies from around the globe. We’re in close contact with the movers and shakers making waves in the technology areas of big data, data science, machine learning, AI and deep learning. Our in-box is filled each day with new announcements, commentaries, and insights about what’s driving the success of our industry so we’re in a unique position to publish our quarterly IMPACT 50 List. These companies have proven their relevance by the way they’re impacting the enterprise through leading edge products and services. We’re happy to publish this rapidly evolving list of the industry’s most impactful companies!

The selected companies come from our massive data set of vendors and associated industry metrics. We use machine learning to analyze the industry to determine an optimized ranking for this list. We’re using a custom RankBoost algorithm adapted specifically for the big data community along with an expanding group of public and proprietary data sources. The rankings include an indicator for upward movement in the list and also for companies newly added.

Companies (along with their subsidiaries) on the list exhibit technology leadership, strength of offering, proven innovation, positivity of message, quality perception by the enterprise community, sentiment and frequency of social media buzz, high profile of members of the C-suite, and in the case of public companies: positive financial indicators and stock price, plus so much more!

IMPACT 50 LIST for Q1 2023 (in order of the most impactful)

#1 OpenAI – AI research laboratory [+3]

#2 NVIDIA – Inventor of the GPU for AI workloads [NASDAQ: NVDA] 

#3 Google AI [NASDAQ: GOOGL] and DeepMind

#4 Amazon Web Services – Cloud based machine learning, database, container, and storage [NASDAQ: AMZN]

#5 Hugging Face – Pre-trained ML models [+6]

#6 – Open Source Data Science and Machine Learning Platform [+1]

#7 Databricks – Unified analytics platform [+1]

#8 Microsoft AI [NASDAQ: MSFT] 

#9 Intel AI – Harnessing silicon designed specifically for AI [NASDAQ: INTC] 

#10 Neural Magic – Software-delivered AI inference [+9]

#11 Snowflake – Cloud Enterprise Data Warehouse [NYSE: SNOW] 

#12 SAS – Analytics, BI, and data management 

#13 Qlik – Data Analytics and Data Integration 

#14 Neo4j – Graph database platform 

#15 Allen Institute for AI (AI2) – AI research and engineering [+13]

#16 TigerGraph – Graph database and analytics platform 

#17 Anaconda – Python Data Science Platform [+1]

#18 Domino Data Lab – Enterprise MLOps Platform 


#20 Cloudera– Enterprise scale analytics platform

#21 Teradata [NYSE: TDC] Enterprise data analytics

#22 Tecton – Data platform for machine learning [+4]

#23 TIBCO – Integration, analytics and event-processing software 

#24 Kinetica – The Database for Time & Space

#25 MongoDB – Cross-platform document-oriented NoSQL database [NASDAQ: MDB] [+4]

#26 HEAVY.AI – Massively accelerated analytics and data science

#27 Fiddler Labs – Explainable AI [+4]

#28 Dell Technologies [NYSE: DELL]

#29 Dremio – Data Lakehouse [+3]

#30 Stability AI – Image-generating AI system Stable Diffusion NEW

#31 – Enterprise AI [NYSE: AI] 

#32 SQream – SQL GPU data warehouse [+1]

#33 Verta – AI and ML deployment & operations for data science teams [+2]

#34 Dataiku – Everyday AI platform [+2]

#35 Diveplane – AI explainable, auditable, editable

#36 StreamSets – Where DevOps meets data integration [+2]

#37 ModelOp – Scale and govern enterprise AI [+2]

#38 Alteryx – Self-service analytics, data science, data wrangling tools [NYSE: AYX] [+5]

#39 Pinecone – Vector database for ML applications 

#40 Couchbase – NoSQL cloud database service [NASDAQ: BASE] [+2]

#41 Esri – GIS mapping software NEW

#42 Neuton – AutoML – no-code AI [+4]

#43 Comet– Self-hosted and cloud-based meta machine learning platform [+1]

#44 Scale AI – The Data Platform for AI NEW

#45 Plotly – The front-end for ML and data science models 

#46 Deci – Deep learning platform [+3]

#47 Molecula – Feature store 

#48 Starburst – Analytics engine for data mesh 

#49 Matillion – ETL software for cloud data warehouses [+1]

#50 Datastax – NoSQL database built on Apache Cassandra NEW

HONORABLE MENTION – 60 companies (in alphabetical order):

Actable AI – Low-code AI & analytics

Aerospike – Multi-model real-time data platform 

Ahana – SQL data lakehouse powered by Presto

Alegion – Data labeling software platform

Alluxio – Open source data orchestration for the cloud

Anari AI – AI hardware 

Arize AI – ML observability platform

AtScale – BI & Data & Analytics software

Baseten – Turn ML models into full-stack apps 

Beyond Limits – Enterprise AI software solutions

Brytlyt – AI deep learning and data visualization platform

causaLens – A machine that predicts the global economy in real-time

Cazena – Instant cloud data lake

Cockroach Labs – Builders of CockroachDB, distributed SQL database

DataDirect Networks – AI and Deep Learning Storage

DataKitchen – Observability and automation software

Dataloop – Data engine for AI

Deepgram – Automated speech recognition

Deeplite – AI-driven DNN optimizer

Elemeno AI – SaaS managed MLOps 

Exasol– In-memory analytics database [EXL:Xetra]

Faktion – Operationalize AI

Fero Labs – Using machine learning to optimize factory production

Galileo – Data intelligence toolchain for ML developers 

Gigaspaces – In-memory data platform

Graphcore – Intelligence Processing Unit (IPU) technology NEW

GridGain – In-memory computing platform

Hailo – Specialized deep learning processor for edge devices

Hopsworks – Python-centric feature store

Immuta – Data access control NEW

Intuition Machines – Machine learning at web scale

Kyligence – Intelligent data cloud

Kyndi – Explainable AI platform

Lightmatter – Photonic AI computing

Loop AI Group – Cognitive computing

MariaDB – Enterprise open source database [NYSE: MRDB]

Mipsology – FPGA machine learning

Monte Carlo – Data reliability 

MOSTLY AI – Synthetic data

Natural Intelligence – Pattern based neuromorphic computing

Obviously AI – Data science without code

Ocient – Hyperscale data analytics solutions 

OctoML – Deploy machine learning models

Predibase – High impact, low-code machine learning

Prophecy – Low-code data engineering

Pure Storage Data storage solutions [NYSE: PSTG]

Qeexo – Machine learning at the edge

Qumulo – Scale-out storage

Rulex – Platform for data-driven decisions

Run:AI – Platform for AI virtualization and orchestration

Runway AI – Applied AI research company building next generation of creativity tools NEW

SambaNova Systems – Enterprise-scale AI platform 

Sigmoid – Real-time data analytics

SingleStore – Real-time distributed SQL database 

Striim – Real-time data integration and streaming platform

Sway AI – Enterprise no-code visual platform 

Toucan Toco – Guided analytics for business users

Truera – ML testing, quality management, and monitoring

Yellowbrick – Data warehouse for hybrid and multi-cloud environments

Zilliz – Vector database for production AI

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