Ced Magazine – CenturyLink beefs up Big Data with Cognilytics buy

CenturyLink announced it has bought Cognilytics, which provides Big Data and predictive analytics services to medium sized and enterprise level businesses.
CenturyLink said that Cognilytics helped businesses convert “data to decisions” through its Big Data deployment, management, advanced decision sciences, predictive analytics and data visualization.
“We are excited to expand CenturyLink’s IT Services, Big Data and predictive analytics capabilities through the addition of Cognilytics,” said Glen F. Post, III, chief executive officer and president. “CenturyLink’s network, IT services, cloud, managed and Big Data services, combined with Cognilytics’¬†decision sciences and advanced predictive analytics, SAP HANA expertise and Big Data solutions, will enable businesses to accelerate their Big Data adoption and monetize their data assets.”

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