StorIT, the leading Data Management Specialist IT Distributor in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, today announced the launch of its new subsidiary, Data Science Technologies (DST), a pioneer in the Big Data Analytics solutions and services space. As a wholly owned subsidiary of StorIT Distribution, Data Science Technologies will function as an independent company focused on providing cutting-edge tools, integration services and application development capabilities related to Big Data Analytics.
“Big Data is no longer a buzzword but has become one of the biggest technology trends today with more companies realizing the potential of harnessing their structured and unstructured data in order to gain a competitive edge. This presents huge opportunities for the channel but not many can capitalize on these disruptive technologies because of the sheer scale of knowledge and skilled resources required to translate the potential of big data in enterprise organizations into actionable insights,” said Suren Vedantham, Group Managing Director, StorIT Distribution.
“Organizations, in both private and public domains, are drastically ramping up investments in Big Data analytics as the hype around it in the last couple of years is turning into apparent value proposition that can define their core competencies. Enterprises across the world are planning to implement predictive analytics which can help use big data to increase productivity and profitability in all areas of business. DST has got the right pool of data scientists, developers, consultants, business practitioners and visionaries, who constitute the Big Data Practice, with industry-specific experience and skills to deliver appropriate solutions,” Vedantham added.
DST has initiated a channel development program to enable its reseller partners with the necessary skills to identify and address the high-growth potential opportunities in the Middle East.
DST has expertise in Hadoop, MapR, MapReduce, Greenplum, Elastic Search, Python, MongoDB, Redis Solr etc., and can offer consulting and integration services in the Big Data Analytics.