SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 6, 2016) - Zoomdata, developers of the world's fastest visual analytics platform for big data, announced today the opening of its new Silicon Valley headquarters office in San Mateo, California and the appointment of a VP of Product and new head of sales for Asia Pacific.
Mike Allen, a 20-year technology veteran of enterprise software companies, joins Zoomdata as VP of Product. Most recently he served as VP Product Management at Marketo. Prior to that he was VP Product Management at Terracotta. He also held leadership roles in product management at CA Wily, Boeing and Reuters. He holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of London.
Dean Fox joins Zoomdata to grow the company's distribution in the AsiaPac region. Fox joins Zoomdata from Pathfinder Oil and Gas where he served as vice president, Business Development. He also held senior positions in sales and business development at Reliant Global Solutions, IBM and Oracle. He holds a BA from Denison University and has extensive experience bringing new technologies to the Asia Pacific region.
The West Coast office will serve as co-headquarters for Zoomdata, alongside the original HQ in Reston, VA. Outside the U.S., Zoomdata continues its rapid international growth. Fox's appointment marks an aggressive entry into Asia/Pacific following the company's recent expansion in the U.K. market.
"2016 has already been a very exciting year for us, from a $25 million funding round to partnerships with Amazon Web Services and Google and some great inroads in the Federal marketplace as Gartner named us a Cool Vendor," said Justin Langseth, CEO of Zoomdata. "Mike and Dean have the experience to help us accelerate our growth in new territories and innovate key features for our customers."
Zoomdata is an open platform that provides visual analytics solutions for big data. Natively architected for both cloud and on-premises deployments, its microservices architecture delivers visual analysis of big datasets in seconds. Zoomdata's patented Data Sharpening™ technology delivers the industry's fastest visual analytics for real-time streaming and historical data. Zoomdata's streaming architecture makes this possible by using Apache Spark as a complementary high performance engine. Zoomdata Fusion enables users to perform analytics across disparate data sources in a single view -- without the need to move or transform data.
To learn more about Zoomdata, please download the Gartner 2016 Cool Vendor report, explore our interactive demo or enjoy a hands-on free trial.
About Zoomdata, Inc.
Zoomdata develops the world's fastest visual analytics solution for big data. Using patented data sharpening and micro-query technologies, Zoomdata empowers business users to visually consume data in seconds, even across billions of rows of data. Zoomdata Fusion enables interactive analytics across disparate data sources, bridging modern and legacy data architectures, blending real-time streams and historical data, and unifying enterprise data with data in the cloud. Delivered in a microservices architecture for elastic scalability, Zoomdata runs on premises, in the cloud or embedded in an application. With offices in Chicago, IL, New York, NY, San Mateo, CA and Reston, VA, Zoomdata is venture-backed by Accel, Columbus Nova Technology Partners, Comcast Ventures, Goldman Sachs, NEA and Razor's Edge.