CenturyLink Taps Cognilytics Buy for Financial Big Data Analytics Vertical

Datacenter, internet and hosting provider CenturyLink is forming a new vertical to provide cloud-based, managed predictive analytics and Big Data services to financial firms, following the acquisition of San Jose, Calif.-based Big Data technology and analytics provider Cognilytics for an undisclosed sum at the end of last year.

At the time of the acquisition, CenturyLink planned to integrate Cognilytics’ predictive analytics, data visualization and Big Data deployment management tools with its own network, cloud and managed services infrastructure.

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