EOH becomes first Cloudera Silver Systems Integrator Partner in SA

Johannesburg, 24 Jan 2018
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Cloudera has announced it has appointed EOH Cloudera Services as South Africa's first Silver Systems Integration Partner in the Cloudera Connect partner programme. Cloudera is the provider of the modern platform for machine learning and advanced analytics built on the latest open source technologies.

EOH Cloudera Services combines its deep expertise and experience in building search-enabled big data applications with Cloudera's open source Hadoop distribution (CDH) to deliver enterprise-class, yet affordable, business intelligence platforms for a variety of use cases, including log analytics, e-commerce, and recruiting search and match.

"It is a huge compliment to be recognised as Cloudera's preferred partner for big data projects; we are pleased to have met the requirements to become a Silver Systems Integrator partner in the Cloudera Connect partner programme," says EOH Cloudera Services Competency Manager Louis de Gouveia.

As one of the world's leading data experts, EOH also offers expert Apache Hadoop training through Cloudera University by enabling organisations to upskill and tackle the market with confidence. This is the industry's only truly dynamic Hadoop training curriculum that is updated regularly to reflect the state-of-the-art in big data.

"We have a very good relationship with Cloudera and we will continue to build on this partnership that offers our clients a combination of technology and expert services to solve complex big data problems. Our experienced Cloudera experts to help customers build real-world Hadoop solutions with the industry's only proactive and predictive support programme," he explained.


EOH has been listed on the JSE since 1998 and is one of the largest technology and knowledge services providers in South Africa, and provides the technology, knowledge, skills and organisational ability critical to Africa's development and growth. EOH's 11 000 staff members deliver end-to-end enterprise applications solutions, a wide range of outsourcing, cloud, managed services and business service offerings to customers across all major industries.

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Cloudera believes data can make what is impossible today, possible tomorrow. It empowers people to transform complex data into clear and actionable insights. It delivers the modern platform for machine learning and analytics optimised for the cloud. The world's largest enterprises trust Cloudera to help solve their most challenging business problems.

Editorial contacts
IT Public Relations Ivor van Rensburg (082) 652 8050
EOH Victor van der Watt (011) 607 8100
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