McLean, VA (PRWEB) April 06, 2016
MetiStream, a big data services company that specializes in delivering real-time streaming and analytics solutions, announced today that they have joined the Confluent Partner Program to help drive the adoption and implementation of Apache Kafka and the Confluent Platform.
With the increasing enterprise focus on building scalable real-time data pipelines to expedite analytic insights, Apache Kafka will be a critical component of an organization’s reference architecture. Confluent’s stream data platform, based on the Apache Kafka solution, provides real-time and distributed capabilities that will have a major impact on the big data and open source ecosystem.
Given MetiStream’s core competencies and experience in implementing real-time streaming and Kafka-based solutions across industries such as healthcare, education, sensor and IoT data domains, the partnership with Confluent is a great union. MetiStream collaborates with enterprises to assess their big data readiness, leverage proven best practices, and ensure successful deployments.
“Our partnership with Confluent was really a no-brainer. Given the industry’s continued focus around speed of data processing, analytics and implementations, Confluent’s platform and specialization with Kafka will allow us to better support our customers and grow the ecosystem,” said Chiny Driscoll, MetiStream’s CEO and Founder.
“We are excited about the partnership with MetiStream. Much like us, they are a progressive innovator in Big Data and streaming solutions, and their emphasis on building the community and ensuring customer satisfaction fits with our own culture,” said Rich Brazeau, Dir. Business Development & Alliances.
MetiStream is a Washington DC-based business offering solutions and expertise in implementing highly scalable real-time analytic, integration and streaming solutions using innovative Big Data open source technologies such as Kafka and Spark. Founded by industry experts with experience from global technology companies such as IBM, Netezza, TIBCO Software, and Accenture. MetiStream helps customers shorten the Time-to-Value issues seen in legacy and batch environments. Customers look to MetiStream to help accelerate their big data journey; conquer the real-time data integration and ingestion challenges; and most importantly, gain deeper insight into their business. MetiStream is also the Founder and organizer of the Washington DC Area Apache Spark Interactive Meetup with 1700+ members and the new VA/MD/DC Big Data Healthcare Meetup.
Confluent, founded by the creators of Apache™ Kafka™, enables organizations to harness business value from stream data. Confluent Platform manages the barrage of stream data and makes it available throughout an organization. It provides various industries, from retail, logistics and manufacturing, to financial services and online social networking, a scalable, unified, real-time data pipeline that enables applications ranging from large volume data integration to big data analysis with Hadoop to real-time stream processing. Backed by Benchmark, Data Collective, Index Ventures and LinkedIn, Confluent is based in Palo Alto, California. To learn more, please visit http://www.confluent.io. Download Apache Kafka and Confluent Platform at http://www.confluent.io/download.