Wipro will build a Couchbase Global Center of Excellence to train employees on Couchbase’s Enterprise Grade NoSQL
Mountain View, CA – October 6, 2014 – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Couchbase, Inc., provider of the most complete NoSQL database, today announced a global system integrator and reseller agreement with Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company. The partnership will enable both Couchbase and Wipro to better serve the increasing global demand for enterprise class NoSQL to support mission critical applications and big data needs of enterprise customers in industry sectors such as energy and utilities, financial services, healthcare, retail, manufacturing and telecommunications.
“As a global leader in helping enterprises build competitive advantage through technology, Wipro partners with providers who can deliver reliable, best in class enterprise solutions,” said Nitin Narkhede, General Manager, Chief Technology Office, Wipro Limited. “Across a growing segment of our customers we are seeing an increasing demand for scalable NoSQL database technology. Our partnership with Couchbase will enable enterprises around the world to deploy Couchbase’s NoSQL database to address the increasingly complex big data requirements of today’s businesses.”
Under this agreement, Wipro will set-up a Couchbase Center of Excellence where specialists are trained on implementing and building business solutions on Couchbase NoSQL technology. Additionally, Wipro will resell Couchbase software to its enterprise customers in industry sectors it serves.
“Our partnership with Wipro comes at a pivotal moment in the NoSQL market. Enterprises are increasingly moving beyond small NoSQL projects to mission critical deployments, that require scalable, reliable and high performing NoSQL that can support a broad variety of use cases,” said Bob Wiederhold, CEO Couchbase. “At companies like AT&T, BSkyB, eBay, PayPal and Tesco, Couchbase has proven that it can support robust enterprise requirements. Partnering with Wipro will strengthen our global reach and build our resources for the data management industry.”
To learn more about Couchbase partnerships, visit www.couchbase.com/partners.
Couchbase provides the world’s most complete, most scalable and best performing NoSQL database. Couchbase Server is designed from a simple yet bold vision: build the first and best, general-purpose NoSQL database. That goal has resulted in an industry leading solution that includes a shared nothing architecture, a single node-type, a built in caching layer, true auto-sharding and the world’s first NoSQL mobile offering: Couchbase Mobile, a complete NoSQL mobile solution comprised of Couchbase Server, Couchbase Sync Gateway and Couchbase Lite. Couchbase Server and all Couchbase Mobile products are open source projects. Couchbase counts many of the worlds biggest brands as its customers, including AT&T, Amadeus, Bally’s, Beats Music, Cisco, Comcast, Concur, Disney, eBay / PayPal, Neiman Marcus, Orbitz, Rakuten / Viber, Sky, Tencent, Tesco, Verizon and Willis Group, as well as hundreds of other household names worldwide. Couchbase is headquartered in Silicon Valley, and has raised $115 million in funding from Accel Partners, Adams Street Partners, Ignition Partners, Mayfield Fund, North Bridge Venture Partners and WestSummit. www.couchbase.com
About Wipro Ltd.
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) is a leading information technology, consulting and business process services company that delivers solutions to enable its clients do business better. Wipro delivers winning business outcomes through its deep industry experience and a 360 degree view of "Business through Technology" - helping clients create successful and adaptive businesses. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, a practitioner's approach to delivering innovation, and an organization wide commitment to sustainability, Wipro has a workforce of over 140,000, serving clients in 175+ cities across 6 continents. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com