SAN MATEO, CA, October 4, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zoomdata, developers of the world's fastest visual analytics platform for Big Data, has earned Amazon Web Services (AWS) Big Data Competency status. The designation recognizes that Zoomdata has demonstrated success in helping customers evaluate and use the tools, techniques and technologies to successfully achieve their Big Data goals on AWS.
Achieving the AWS Big Data Competency differentiates Zoomdata as an AWS Partner Network (APN) Partner that possesses deep domain expertise, technical proficiency and proven customer success in Big Data. To receive the designation, APN Partners must possess deep AWS expertise and deliver solutions seamlessly on AWS.
The AWS Competency program highlights AWS APN members that have passed a rigorous audit of their security, architecture and customer adoption, and have exhibited proven success supporting customers evaluating and using big data analytics and visualization on AWS. The AWS Competency Program is designed to provide AWS customers with quality APN Partners who have demonstrated technical proficiency and proven success in specialized solution areas.
“As an AWS Advanced tier Technology Partner, we take great pride in achieving AWS Big Data Competency status, a significant milestone in our relationship with AWS," said Russ Cosentino, co-founder and VP, Channels at Zoomdata. "Our team is dedicated to helping companies achieve their Big Data goals by leveraging the agility, breadth of services, and pace of innovation that AWS provides.”
"The appeal of Zoomdata on AWS is how quickly it lets us create a cloud-based ecosystem with flexible, scalable storage and compute capability, with a range of data management analytic tools,” said Jim McGinn, PMP chief technologist – senior director, Cloud & Big Data Analytics, Blue Canopy Group, LLC. “With Zoomdata, we can tap a wide range of data sources and the data doesn’t have to be moved or reformatted as the data can be combined across sources and types. This kind of elastic scalability -- for both storage and performance -- is an unparalleled combination."
AWS and Zoomdata will be hosting a webinar on October 10 to demonstrate how joint customer, Blue Canopy, designed an AWS-based Data Science Workstation (DSWS) with Zoomdata’s secure data analysis and visualization platform. DSWS is a self-provisioned tool on AWS, that delivers on-demand services for data analysts.
Zoomdata’s market traction and technology innovations have garnered widespread recognition. Zoomdata debuted in the visionary quadrant in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms and Gartner also named Zoomdata a 2016 Cool Vendor. In addition, the company was named a Ventana Research 2016 Technology Innovation Award for Operational Intelligence, and received the Top Ranking in the 2016 Annual Big Data Analytics Market Study from Dresner Advisory Services.
Zoomdata is the first vendor to offer a purpose-built platform that delivers interactive query and analysis capabilities for next generation big and streaming data analytic applications. The latest release of Zoomdata brings proven performance with its patented high-definition data sharpening technology for visualizations and analytics for data volumes and speeds at the next order of magnitude.