HIGHEST HONOR GIVEN TO AVALON FOR CREATING GROUNDBREAKING USE OF BIG DATA TECHNOLOGY
Plano, Texas – May 1, 2012 – Avalon Consulting, LLC, a leading implementer of Big Data, Web Presence, Content Publishing, and Enterprise Search solutions, was named as the MarkLogic 2012 “Innovator of the Year” at the MarkLogic World 2012 conference in Washington, D.C. Avalon was recognized for its advanced use of MarkLogic to develop innovative platforms including a unified search and analytics platform for advanced business intelligence (USAP), a custom web applications framework (ContentMARK), and the utilization of Hadoop for cheaper, faster ingestion of large volumes of data into MarkLogic.
MarkLogic World 2012 brings together the world’s leading minds on big data to discuss trends, watch live demonstrations, participate in an active developer lounge and network with big data experts. Avalon’s Tony Jewitt, Vice President of Big Data Solutions, was one of the major draws of the conference with his keynote address on “Big Data Wars” in which he explored the wide selection of big data platforms and how to determine the right direction for the enterprise. In addition, Avalon hosted a “Birds of a Feather” luncheon on the topic of Hadoop. Throughout the conference, Avalon showcased its proprietary unified search and analytics platform (USAP).
“Avalon is proud of its partnership with MarkLogic and honored by the recognition we received today,” said Casey Green, Executive Vice President of Business Development, Avalon Consulting, LLC. “We continue to work with our clients to build innovative solutions using MarkLogic’s platform and look forward to future technology advancements through this partnership.”
About Avalon Consulting, LLC
Avalon Consulting, LLC implements Big Data, Web Presence, Content Publishing, and Enterprise Search solutions. We are the trusted partner to over one hundred clients, primarily Global 2000 companies, public agencies and institutions of higher learning. Avalon is known for providing clients a superior engagement experience through a combination of business acumen, intellectual curiosity, collaborative work style, and strong partnerships with award-winning vendors. Avalon’s deep technical expertise mitigates project risk and reduces total cost of ownership for our clients. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Avalon also maintains offices in Austin, Texas, Chicago and Washington, D.C. For more information, please visit www.avalonconsult.com.
About MarkLogic Corporation
For more than a decade, MarkLogic has delivered a powerful and trusted next-generation enterprise NoSQL database that enables organizations to turn all data into valuable and actionable information. Organizations around the world rely on MarkLogic’s enterprise-grade technology to make better decisions faster. MarkLogic is headquartered in Silicon Valley with field offices in Washington D.C., New York, London, Tokyo, and Austin, TX. For more information, please visit www.MarkLogic.com. MarkLogic is a registered trademark of MarkLogic Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners.