Partnership Integrates Talend Open Studio for Big Data with Google BigQuery
Los Altos (CA) - July 24, 2012

Talend, a global open source software leader, today announced it has joined the Google Cloud Platform Partner Program as a Technology Partner. By leveraging Talend Open Studio for Big Data, the leading open source big data integration solution, organizations will be able to seamlessly combine the power of Talend with Google BigQuery’s real-time analytics, democratizing big data by bringing its power to all businesses via the cloud.

“The Google Cloud Platform Partner Program enables us to provide our customers with powerful new solutions for big data integration and quality that are fully integrated with the power of the Google Cloud Platform,” said Fabrice Bonan, co-founder and chief operating officer, Talend. “The Google Cloud Platform offers a broad set of application development, compute, cloud storage, large scale computing, and big data capabilities that democratize big data for our clients, thanks to the native support by Talend Open Studio for Big Data of Google BigQuery.”

Google's Cloud Platform products enable customers to implement:

  • Cloud app solutions, such as mobile apps, social apps, business process apps, and websites, using Google App Engine and Google Cloud SQL.
  • Cloud storage solutions, such as high-end backup and recovery, active archiving, global file sharing/collaboration, and primary SAN/NAS, using Google Cloud Storage.
  • Large-scale computing solutions, such as batch processing, data processing and high performance computing using Google Compute Engine.
  • Big data solutions, such as retail marketing spend optimization and customer churn forecasting, using Google BigQuery and Prediction API.

“To help customers get the most out of our cloud platform products,” explains Eric Morse, Head of Sales and Business Development for Google’s Cloud Platform, “we work closely with technology companies, like Talend, that provide powerful complementary solutions integrated with our platform.”

The Google Cloud Platform Partner Program includes Technology Partners such as ISVs and SaaS vendors, platform companies, management and development tools vendors, analytics providers, business intelligence and ETL vendors, and storage specialists. These partners offer complementary technologies that have already been integrated to provide customers with powerful new solutions on top of Google’s Cloud Platform.

“We are using Talend’s integration platform for several mission-critical initiatives, including our VHA IMPERATIV™ and VHA LYNX™, which connect clinical, operational, supply and quality data to drive exceptional performance for hospitals and health care systems,” said Lloyd Mangnall, vice president of enterprise architecture at VHA Inc., a national alliance of not-for-profit health care organizations. “Using Google BigQuery to analyze purchasing data from our members, we are able to identify new savings opportunities and further decrease their overall cost of care. Talend’s native support of BigQuery makes it straightforward and fast to bring in our big data, which consists of the thousands of data sources and hundreds of terabytes we are aggregating for our analyses.”

All products from the Talend Open Studio family are available for immediate download from Talend's web site