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Waterline Data Named on the Constellation ShortList for Data Cataloging

Mountain View, Calif.—August 9, 2017Waterline Data, a leader in Data Lifecycle Management, today announced it was named to the Constellation ShortList™ for Data Cataloging. The company last appeared on the Constellation ShortList for Data Cataloging in April 2017.

“The right timing, teams and technology are the three Ts for crafting digital business models to achieve digital transformation success,” 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 build successful and competitive programs.”

There is simply too much data to manually determine what data the organization has and who has access to it. Waterline’s data catalog solutions use machine learning augmented with crowd sourcing to discover, govern, and rationalize enterprise data at scale. By connecting the right people to the right data, Waterline makes information easy to find and use for immediate business value while ensuring it complies with GDPR and other regulations.

“Constellation Research has been providing an invaluable service to organizations by diligently conducting such comprehensive research in this space,” said Alex Gorelik, CEO of Waterline Data. “We’re thrilled that this research continues to put us on the Constellation ShortList as we work very hard to ensure our smart data catalog solutions are the most innovative in the market.”

Constellation advises leaders and teams 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 by Constellation Research 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 automates data discovery, compliance and the ability to take action on data. Waterline 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 uses a combination of machine learning, ratings and reviews, and tribal knowledge to deliver the most accurate 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



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About Constellation Research

Constellation Research is an award-winning, Silicon Valley-based strategic advisory and futurist research firm. Constellation’s analysts serve as innovation advisors for leaders and Global 2000 organizations navigating the challenges of business-model disruption and transformation. Unlike legacy analyst firms, Constellation works closely with solution providers, partners, and its Constellation Executive Network of innovative buy-side leaders, C-suite executives and board of directors to lead the way in disrupting technology and research coverage areas. The goal – deliver to clients what they need to achieve valuable business results.