StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) Platform Among Offerings From 13 Significant Streaming Analytics Providers Evaluated on a Comprehensive Set of Criteria

LOS GATOS, Calif. – Sept. 8, 2017 – Impetus Technologies, a big data software products and services company, today announced it was among the select firms that Forrester Research, Inc. invited to participate in its September 2017 evaluation, “The Forrester Wave™: Streaming Analytics, Q3 2017.” In the report, Impetus Technologies’ StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) solution – an open source-based, enterprise grade, multi-engine platform that enables users to quickly and intuitively create real-time stream processing and machine learning applications – was cited as a strong performer.

Forrester, a leading global research and advisory firm, evaluated the strengths and weaknesses of the 13 most significant streaming analytics providers on 25 distinct criteria. The report also describes why streaming analytics and enterprise applications that make it possible to find and act on data as it originates, are imperative in a real-time world.

In the vendor profile section the report states: “Take your pick. Impetus’ StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) supports Apache Storm and Apache Spark and is architecturally positioned to support other open source streaming analytics software such as Apache Flink. StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) also embeds EsperTech to provide advanced streaming analytics capabilities such as complex event processing. What also shines about the StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) solution is that it includes enterprise-grade visual tooling for both development and deployment of streaming applications. StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) tooling also unifies streaming and batch by supporting arbitrary Spark jobs such as machine learning. Impetus has the opportunity to make StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) the de facto tooling standard for Spark and future streaming engines.”*

“As the pace of global business accelerates, organizations increasingly want to base their decisions on real-time data and need the flexibility to empower business users to create the applications required to act on that vision. Our solution is empowering a broad collection of Fortune 500 companies to master the benefits of big data in real time,” said Praveen Kankariya, founder and CEO of Impetus Technologies. “We believe our inclusion in this report validates how we’re helping organizations do this uniquely by offering a platform based on best-of-breed open source engines with the visual tooling, reliability, support and security enterprises need.”

StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) is available on premise or in the cloud. Global organizations in numerous industries use the contextual understanding it makes possible to drive business success through myriad use cases, including real-time Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and call center analytics, a 360-degree view of customer interactions across channels, real-time marketing, predictive analytics – including those for maintenance and repair organizations – sensor monitoring and analytics, insurance claim validation, credit line management, e-commerce, application performance monitoring, insider threat detection, cyber security analytics, and more. To learn more about StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) visit:

About Impetus Technologies

Impetus Technologies is focused on creating big business impact through big data solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises. The company offers a unique mix of software products, consulting services, data science capabilities and technology expertise. It offers full life-cycle services for big data technology implementations, including technology strategy, solution architecture, proof of concept, production implementation and on-going support to its clients. To learn more, visit: or write to:, and follow us on Twitter: and LinkedIn: