Press Release

28 Jun 2013

Nokia Siemens Networks to utilize WANdisco’s Hadoop Big Data Solutions

Nokia Siemens Networks to Use WANdisco’s Big Data Solutions For Its Customers

WANdisco (LSE: WAND) announced world mobile broadband specialist Nokia Siemens Networks will utilize WANdisco’s Hadoop solutions to deliver 100% uptime for Big Data storage and access across its product portfolio.

Unlike traditional relational database software, Apache Hadoop is capable of storing and analyzing tremendous amounts of structured and unstructured data. WANdisco offers a range of Big Data solutions and professional services, including Continuous Availability to data processed and stored in Hadoop with its unique patented technology.

“This agreement is a clear demonstration that Hadoop is the application platform of choice for all kinds of organizations,” said David Richards, CEO of WANdisco. “It is also further testimony to the unique capability that WANdisco Big Data technology provides, which is continuous availability.”

“Our customers recognize the competitive edge that harnessing Big Data technology can deliver in telecommunications. Leveraging Hadoop enables us to provide them with the real-time insight that is the foundation for business value,” said Soma Velayutham, head of customer insight and experience product management, Nokia Siemens Networks. “WANdisco has the expertise and experience in Hadoop that is key for implementing Big Data in the telecommunications industry.”

About Nokia Siemens Networks

Nokia Siemens Networks is the world’s specialist in mobile broadband. From the first ever call on GSM, to the first call on LTE, we operate at the forefront of each generation of mobile technology. Our global experts invent the new capabilities our customers need in their networks. We provide the world’s most efficient mobile networks, the intelligence to maximize the value of those networks, and the services to make it all work seamlessly. With headquarters in Espoo, Finland, we operate in over 120 countries and had net sales of approximately 13.4 billion euros in 2012.

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About WANdisco

WANdisco is the world leader in Active Data Replication. Its patented WANdisco Fusion technology enables the replication of continuously changing data to the cloud and on-premises data centers with guaranteed consistency, no downtime and no business disruption. It also allows distributed development teams to collaborate as if they are all working in one location. WANdisco has an OEM with IBM as well as partnerships with Amazon Web Services, Cisco, Google Cloud, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Microsoft Azure, and Oracle to resell its patented technology. WANdisco also works directly with Fortune 1000 companies around the world to ensure their data can give them the real insight they need.

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