US: BlueData, provider of the leading Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) software platform, today announced record financial results for 2017 with 228% growth in sales year over year. BlueData added new customers of all sizes and across multiple industries, ranging from leading financial services firms including Citigroup and GM Financial; to global pharmaceutical companies like GlaxoSmithKline and regional healthcare organizations such as Seattle Children’s Hospital; to innovative and fast-growing technology companies like Phreesia.
In 2017, BlueData also added a new direct sales organization in Europe; with new customer wins across the region including Tesco Bank in the UK, utility company A2A in Italy, and telecom provider MTS in Russia. And to further its international expansion, the company established a global reseller agreement with Dell EMC as well as partnerships with regional distributors such as Networld in Japan.
“This was another milestone year for BlueData, and we continued to deliver on our commitment to product innovation and customer success,” said Kumar Sreekanti, co-founder and CEO at BlueData. “We introduced several new product releases and solidified our position as the first and only BDaaS platform to support on-premises deployments, multiple public cloud services, as well as hybrid architectures. Most importantly, we’re seeing rapid growth in customer adoption in every industry and every geography across the globe.”