SOURCE: Skytree


November 04, 2014 09:00 ET

Skytree Joins Cloudera Accelerator Program as Inaugural Member

Certification Extends Skytree's Partnership With Cloudera and Strengthens Ability to Innovate With Spark

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2014) -  Skytree®, the Machine Learning Company®, today announced an expansion of its partnership with Cloudera and participation in the Cloudera Accelerator program with certification against Apache Spark as part of CDH. Skytree is part of the inaugural group of companies in the program. With the certification, the Skytree Infinity platform will further support the needs of customers working with Apache Spark and enable them to implement powerful end-to-end analytic workflows on an enterprise data hub from Cloudera.

"We launched the Cloudera Accelerator Program to advance real-time and streaming architectures and drive innovation across the Hadoop ecosystem. Certifying key partners such as Skytree will enable innovative applications to be built on Spark, while decreasing time-to-market and time-to-value," said Tim Stevens, vice president, business and corporate development at Cloudera. "With the Skytree Infinity platform, customers will benefit from a robust machine learning platform with enhanced Spark integration, enabling them to implement powerful end-to-end analytic workflows from a single common platform."

This announcement builds on a year-long partnership, which enables organizations to run advanced analytics solutions based on Skytree software on their existing Cloudera-based Hadoop clusters without moving their data. This new integration with Cloudera is now available for customer use. To learn more about Skytree on Cloudera please visit

"Skytree is dedicated to providing enterprise class advanced analytics software based on machine learning and enabling organizations to derive actionable insights from their big data assets," said Sachin Chawla, vice president of engineering at Skytree. "Skytree Infinity and our recent certification of Apache Spark as part of CDH represent a major step in our product roadmap to better support Spark Core and Spark Streaming. We are excited to extend our partnership with Cloudera and deliver Spark Streaming support to our customers."

About Skytree
Skytree® -- The Machine Learning Company® is disrupting the advanced analytics market with a machine learning platform that gives organizations the power to discover deep analytic insights, predict future trends, make recommendations and reveal untapped markets and customers. Advanced analytics is quickly becoming a strategic technology in the age of Big Data. Backed by investments from US Venture Partners, Javelin Venture Partners, Samsung, UPS and In-Q-Tel, Skytree is at the forefront with enterprise-grade machine learning.

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