Newtown, PA – May 24, 2016 – EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM), a leading global provider of product development and software engineering solutions, today announced a partnership with DataStax, a provider of database software for cloud applications. EPAM and DataStax will collaborate to provide solutions for enterprises looking to integrate data centers at scale with DataStax Enterprise (DSE), the database for cloud applications, based on Apache Cassandra™.
As more industries are transitioning their entire infrastructures and data ecosystems to the cloud to reduce costs and increase resource efficiencies, DSE offers the ability for cloud applications to scale and perform in distributed environments. DataStax provides an enterprise-ready version of Apache Cassandra and a certification program for today’s increasing number of cloud applications.
“Our partnership with DataStax, combined with our integrated-technology capabilities, enables EPAM to enhance our client’s existing platforms with cost-effective, flexible and efficient cloud solutions, like DSE, ensuring they reach their maximum business potential fastest,” said Eli Feldman, CTO, Advanced Technology, EPAM. “We’re proud to a part of the data-certified DataStax integrators’ community.”
“Today’s organizations are looking to accelerate their ability to build, deploy and power cloud applications that will fundamentally transform their business,” said Matt Rollender, VP, Cloud Strategy, DataStax. “Our collaboration with EPAM will enable end-users to not only drive real-time value from their cloud applications, but also provide them with the ability to make data driven business decisions and transform customer experiences.”
DSE is particularly useful for managing cloud applications that need to process mass amounts of information. Through its linear scalability, DSE, by design, is a distributed system, simplifying the process of adding data centers to provide geographic proximity to customers. Additionally, DSE offers proven fault-tolerance on hardware and cloud infrastructure, potentially reducing costs in terms of licensing and scalability for enterprises.
About EPAM Systems
EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM), a leading global product development and platform engineering services company, is focused on delivering results through best-in-class software engineering, combined with innovative strategy, consulting and design capabilities. With 23 years of experience in the information technology industry, EPAM’s 18,000 employees serve our customers in over 25 countries across North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. EPAM was ranked #8 in FORBES 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies and was ranked as a top information technology services company on FORTUNE’S 100 Fastest Growing Technology Companies.
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