The company has taken its smarts in handling semi-structured data and visualization, and together with drivers from Progress Software and a homegrown user-friendly interface, entered the sizzling self-service data preparation sector. The move could enable Datawatch to really shine.
The 451 Take
It was always difficult to encapsulate Datawatch’s core intellectual property in a catchy buzzword. Not so now. The company’s new and existing expertise in ‘munging’ and visualizing data in a variety of environments, including documents and report formats, could have finally found its sweet spot in the current movement around self-service data preparation.