Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, today announced that it has made an investment of USD 4 million in Waterline Data Science, a leading provider of data discovery and data governance software.
Waterline Data Science provides data scientists and business analysts with a self-service data catalog to help discover, understand and provision data, and an automated data inventory that enables agile data governance across metadata, data quality and data lineage.
“We see a need for automated data discovery solutions like Waterline Data Science in helping our clients achieve greater business value from their Big Data assets. This investment underscores our commitment to our clients to bring innovative data science solutions across our platforms and offerings,” said Ritika Suri, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Infosys.
“We are proud to partner with Infosys, a global leader in next-generation services, to help enterprises scale self-service and data governance for smart data discovery. We believe that this partnership will provide significant value to our customers as we combine the Waterline Data Science offering with Infosys’ global presence and broad industry expertise,” said Alex Gorelik, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Waterline Data Science.
The investment will be completed on or before February 4, 2016.
Infosys (infosys.com) is a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services. We enable clients, in more than 50 countries, to stay a step ahead of emerging business trends and outperform the competition. We help them transform and thrive in a changing world by co-creating breakthrough solutions that combine strategic insights and execution excellence.
Infosys, with US$ 9.2 billion in LTM revenues and 193,000+ employees, is helping enterprises renew themselves while also creating new avenues to generate value.
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