Wednesday 1 July 2015

CROSS boosts its MDM / Big Data services through a strategic partnership with Talend

Cross has announced the signing of a "Diamond" partnership agreement with the software company Talend, a world leader in Big Data integration software. This is a strategic alliance as part of the new Big Data service launched by Cross in 2015, providing added value for businesses by leveraging their data.

A global player in data governance and Cross's longtime partner in ETL (Extract, Transform, and Load), Talend is now putting its expertise to work for Cross's MDM (Master Data Management) and Big Data services. 



The goal is to help businesses increase the value of their informational assets through unified global data management. 


 «Talend Platform for Master Data Management is one of the state-of-the-art solutions in which Cross is investing. The tool is the perfect answer to the challenges facing our customers. It allows our teams to offer solutions with significant added value »,says Pascal Janin, General Manager of Cross.
Through this partnership, Talend is assisting Cross in the implementation of powerful integration, data quality, and Master Data Management (MDM) functionality. Customers will benefit from having an innovative and scalable architecture that supports Big Data.
How is this accomplished? « By allowing companies to integrate, clean, and use all of their data effectively, regardless of its source, format, rate of implementation, and volume » answers Nicolas Cambolin, Big Data Value Management Director.
The "Diamond" partnership level reflects the close relationship between these two data management giants. "This agreement is the result of a long-standing collaboration between Cross and Talend. It builds on the business expertise of Cross in the fields of Master Data Management and Big Data and on the agility and innovation upon which Talend has made a name. This is a new phase that provides our joint clients with the best response to new challenges in data governance and value creation" says François Mero, Senior VP of Sales EMEA at Talend.