Five Brazilian Big Data companies to watch

Five Brazilian Big Data companies to watch

Summary: The Brazilian Big Data market is heating up and local companies specializing in particular niches are increasing their footprint internally and abroad. We list the top five Brazilian companies to watch.

TOPICS: Big Data

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  • Precifica

    Founded in 2012 by Walter Sabini Jr and Ricardo Ramos, retail-focused Precifica develops a platform for monitoring of products and pricing in real time. According to the founders, the automation provided by the tool addresses the slowness of retails to react to the competition's special offers and pricing. Precifica offers its services based on the quantity of items and websites to be monitored.

  • Big Data Corp

    Founded in 2011 by Thoran Rodrigues, Big Data Corp's main offering is a website mapping tool that supports the decision process of companies looking to boost their online investment. The company sweeps 30 million web pages weekly to identify payment mechanisms, products for sale and prices, as well as social media integration and user comments. 

Topic: Big Data

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  • good article

    It is good to focus on big data companies in Latin america. I like the article and posted a link to it on Thanks
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    Well, all these companies have interesting ideas, and what's most important, they appear to be very much optimized and fine-tuned to the Brazilian market's reality and needs, which I'm sure is a large part of their success. Kudos to those young entrepreneurs and I wish them all the best.