REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and SEOUL, South Korea, May 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paxata, provider of the only Adaptive Data Preparation™ platform for the enterprise, today announced that it has partnered with Zalesia Inc., the leading business intelligence provider in Korea. Together, the two companies will help enterprises transform massive volumes and variety of data into information for everyone.
“We chose to partner with Paxata because they are the only solution that combines a business analyst-friendly workspace with an enterprise-grade platform built for all of today’s complex analytic use cases,” said ByoungSik Kim, Chief Operating Officer at Zalesia. “Our customers, in banking and financial services companies and manufacturers of IoT devices, look to us for how best to optimize their data supply chain. Paxata’s data preparation platform was architected to be easily localized, not just the UX, but also the semantic algorithms and machine learning techniques, which allows us to quickly deliver a world-class solution to address our customer needs.”
“Korea is leading the way in developing IoT technologies, which brings with it significant big data challenges,” said HyukGoo Lee, Regional Director at Paxata. “The market is eager for a solution which can scale to address those challenges without re-architecting their data supply chain, and Paxata is uniquely able to handle those requirements.”
The partnership will allow Zalesia to offer Paxata’s enterprise-scale, purpose-built platform, powered by a unified set of technologies, designed from the ground up for comprehensive data integration, data quality, semantic enrichment, collaboration and governance.
“As pioneers of the self-service data preparation market, Paxata has always had first mover's advantage,” said Paxata CEO and Founder Prakash Nanduri. “It is clear that US organizations are making big investments in data preparation and we are already seeing very strong demand in Korea. We are thrilled that our partnership with Zalesia puts us at the heart of market demand, anticipating the needs of the APAC’s massive growth in knowledge workers and explosion of data being driven by IoT and cloud innovations.”
Zalesia will combine their deep understanding of analytics and information management with Paxata’s data preparation offering to deliver exceptional business value to organizations in Korea and across the APAC region. The partnership is another strategic move in Paxata’s international expansion plans, in addition to the recently announced investment by the Singapore Economic Development Board in Paxata.
Zalesia Inc., founded in 1998, is one of the leading business intelligence providers in Korea. Zalesia works with leading companies in banking and financial services, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, manufacturing and distribution, retail, electronics and information technology, consumer goods and other industries. Zalesia consultants design applications and improve processes in all areas affecting business including management reporting (EIS), sales, controlling, planning and budgeting, strategy execution, consolidation and more. From its office in South Korea, the company supports clients throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
Paxata is the only Adaptive Data Preparation™ platform for the enterprise. Paxata’s platform provides an interactive, analyst-centric data prep experience powered by a unified set of technologies designed from the ground up for comprehensive data integration, data quality, semantic enrichment, collaboration and governance. Information-driven organizations who want to make data worth analyzing use Paxata to explore, clean, shape, and combine all the data they need into rich AnswerSets™ which power ad hoc, operational, predictive and packaged analytics.
Paxata’s platform, built on Apache Spark and optimized to run in Hadoop environments, leverages distributed computing, machine learning and a dynamically visual workspace that promotes transparent governance and ad hoc collaboration. Paxata data prep, powered by IntelliFusion™, is designed to eliminate the need for coding, scripting and sampling. The solution is available as a service, and can be deployed in AWS virtual private clouds or within Hadoop environments at customer sites.
Paxata is headquartered in Redwood City with offices in New York, Ohio and Washington DC. Visit www.paxata.com, follow @Paxata, connect on linkedin.com/company/paxata, follow us at www.facebook.com/paxata and watch us on http://www.Youtube.com/PaxataTV.