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Contexti Launches Big Data Analytics Managed Services

Contexti Platform leverages cloud, big data technologies including Apache Hadoop

“Our Big Data Analytics Managed Services help customers get outcomes fast, without tying up CAPEX or increasing head count” said Sidney Minassian, Founder & CEO of Contexti, as the Australian big data analytics managed services, support and training company launched two new subscription services for enterprise customers: Contexti Desk and Contexti Platform

“Contexti Desk addresses the skills-gap in Hadoop, NoSQL and Data Science and with Contexti Platform we meet the needs of business leaders who want insights from their data without the overhead of setting up the infrastructure, building models and running the analytics function themselves,” said Minassian.

Contexti Desk targets enterprise IT customers seeking on-demand expert assistance to deliver in-house big data analytics projects, he explained,

Customers can call on Contexti Desk on a scale-up/scale-down basis to deliver a broad range of services such as guiding architecture, writing MapReduce jobs, building complete NoSQL solutions, analyzing data, creating predictive models, remotely managing big data infrastructure and completing ad-hoc tasks.

Contexti Platform leverages cloud, big data technologies including Apache Hadoop and expertise in Data Science to provide business customers with Big Data Analytics as a service.

Customers can upload their data to Contexti Platform, set their analytics objectives and get insights. Behind the scenes, Contexti implements the optimum big data architecture, creates custom models, imports external data, then operationalizes the analytics function – ingest, process, publish on a real-time or periodic basis.

Offering customers choice and flexibility, Minassian explained, Contexti has partnered with top-tier cloud providers and leading enterprise Apache Hadoop distribution and management vendors to deliver its managed services.

Readers can join the Contexti moderated Big Data Analytics knowledge and support community at

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