Teradata sets up in Saudi Arabia
Data analytics specialist opens new office to serve Saudi Arabia
Teradata has established operations in Saudi Arabia, to strengthen its commitment to current and prospective customers and channel partners in the Kingdom.
The data analytics specialist has set up Teradata Saudi Arabia LLC in Riyadh, to drive its portfolio of analytics, data warehousing and marketing applications solutions to enterprises in Saudi. The company says that it sees strong potential for big data technology in Saudi in the telecoms, financial services, oil & gas and other sectors.
Eric Joulié, vice president, South Europe and Middle East and Africa, Teradata Corporation commented: "Driven by ambitious government plans to boost economic diversity and social development across the nation, as well as exciting transformation in the business environment, Saudi Arabia represents a market of huge opportunities. By establishing Teradata Saudi Arabia LLC, Teradata aims to help public and private-sector enterprises better manage and analyze these vast amounts of data derived from the internet, social networks and mobile devices to create efficient data-driven businesses that power performance, efficiency and customer retention strategies."
Jamil Jeitani, managing director, Teradata Saudi Arabia LLC, said: "We are immensely happy to establish operations in Saudi Arabia, as this brings us closer to our customers and partners and gives us the opportunity to contribute to one of the most rapidly developing economies in the world. We look forward to deeper engagement with customers from both the public and private sectors, and across multiple industries."