7 Megabytes

7 megabytes of data will be created every second, for every person on earth.

$450 Billion

Business transactions (including both B2B and B2C) via the internet will reach up to 450 billion per day.


90% of the world’s data has been created in the last two years alone.

Our Mission

The mission of the Data Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize the creativity, hard work and success of companies, technologies and products in the field of data technology.

Data Breakthrough is part of the Tech Breakthrough organization, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for today’s most competitive categories of technology.

The Tech Breakthrough organization has worked with hundreds of technology titans such as Intel, Comcast, Cisco, NetApp, Sprint, HP, ADP, Samsung, Toshiba, General Electric, Lenovo, Philips, Quicken, Dell and many more, as well as groundbreaking startup companies through our public platform for recognition for standout technologies, people and companies.

Eligibility & Judging


Data Breakthrough winners receive well-deserved industry recognition and third-party validation from an independent organization. The program is open to all individuals, companies and organizations involved in producing publicly available products and services.

To be eligible, an entry must have been produced or updated after November 1, 2022 (2-year window). 

For platform and product entries, updates and refreshes to legacy solutions are acceptable if those updates have taken place after January 1, 2021.

Awards are available to any company around the world without geographical limitations.

At the time and date of submitting an entry online, entrants confirm that the information supplied is truthful and accurate. If the information is subsequently found to be inaccurate or incorrect, the entry or entries will be disqualified.

For more information on the judging process please visit the Judging Process page. The decision of the judges is final. Details of the judging panel deliberations will not be disclosed publicly.

Award Categories

Data Management
Business Intelligence
Data Storage and Warehousing

Data Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Industry vertical applications
…and More!