Cloudwick Expands into Europe to Power Global 1000 Big Data

Cloudwick Announces the Opening of Its EMEA Big Data Office and Development Center


London, UK December 3, 2014 Cassandra Summit Cloudwick, the leading big data professional and managed service provider to the Global 1000, today announced it is expanding its operations into the European market. With the company’s sponsorship of Cassandra Summit Europe, December 3rd and 4th in London at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel, comes the announcement that it will hire and train 10 additional consultants before the end of Q2 2015 to be based in Europe, bringing Cloudwick’s total worldwide big data operations practice to more than 135 consultants.


“As part of our open source services strategy to support big data growth around the world, we must efficiently meet needs of customers in Europe as well as North America, where we have well over 100 experts, and Asia Pac where we have a dozen or so,” said Mani Chhabra, Cloudwick CEO. “The demand for DataStax technology is great and we will serve enterprises in Europe as quickly as we serve Fortune 1000 companies in North America. Big data technology adoption is growing rapidly and we look forward to providing expert DataStax professional and managed services and solutions globally.”


In October, Cloudwick announced several partnerships, including its partnership with Databricks as a Spark Certified System Integrator, Cloudera to provide Navigator Installation and Support, and Amazon as an AWS Advanced Technology Consulting Partner. The newest hires will provide Big Data professional and managed services for clients of all Cloudwick partners, including DataStax, Cloudera, and Hortonworks.


Cloudwick will be at Cassandra Summit December 3rd and 4th at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London.


About Cloudwick

Cloudwick is the leading big data service provider in North America providing the Fortune 1000 with professional and managed services for Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapR and DataStax big data clusters. Its trained and certified Hadoop and NoSQL administrators, developers and data scientists have more than 125,000 hours of enterprise production experience with leading enterprises including 3M, Bank of America, Comcast, Home Depot, Intuit, JP Morgan, NetApp, Target, Visa, Walmart, and more than 50 other enterprises. As a strategic partner to Cloudera, Hortonworks and DataStax, Cloudwick builds, operates, monitors and manages many of North America’s leading big data systems. For more information, please visit