WANdisco signs deal with $2.75bn group
January 30 2018
WANdisco, the Sheffield and California big data specialist, has secured a sales agreement with Bytes Technology Group UK, a major provider of software licensing and cloud services and a subsidiary of the $2.75bn Altron Group.
The deal will see WANdisco co-sell and re-sell its Live Data platform WANdisco Fusion.
Bytes’ customers include brands such as Marks & Spencer, BBC, NHS, Clifford Chance, United Utilities and thousands more across the retail, media, finance, manufacturing, legal and the public sectors.
David Richards, CEO and co-founder of WANdisco, said: “We are very excited about our new partnership with Bytes – they hold strong relationships with our existing partners and the contract significantly expands our sales channel opportunities. It is also another proof point of the critical role our Live Data platform, WANdisco Fusion, plays in the cloud and on-premise ecosystem.”
Neil Murphy, UK group managing director, said: “When considering sales partners for our Cloud Solutions portfolio, WANdisco was the clear choice. With this announcement, we are able to bring the benefits of WANdisco’s unique Live Data platform to our customers who need to migrate data to the cloud, and run hybrid environments while ensuring their data is always available, accurate and protected.”