- Published: 19 April 2016
Tarmin Partners with Itakane ICT to Satisfy High Growth Market
New Partnership to expand Tarmin’s global distribution network into South Africa
BOSTON, Mass. - April 19, 2016 – Tarmin Inc., a global pioneer of Data Defined Storage solutions, announced today that it has launched Itakane ICT as a channel partner for the distribution of Tarmin GridBank Solutions.
Itakane ICT is a business support consulting service provider with diversified business interests in information and communications technology (ICT) solutions, systems, integration and business engineering for both the public and private sectors throughout South Africa. The ICT sector continues to demonstrate dynamic growth, particularly driven by the rapid expansion of machine generated data and a need for mobile data access technologies across the country, making it one of the fastest growing sectors in South Africa. As such, organizations are struggling to rapidly scale up legacy IT infrastructure to accommodate analytics across vast volumes of data. As a Tarmin value added reseller, Itakane ICT gains cutting edge data management and storage competencies which they can pass on to their customers.
“Innovation in ICT is playing a key role in how South African businesses and governments operate” said Jacqueline Govender, President and CEO at Itakane ICT. “By partnering with Tarmin, we have increased our solution capabilities, knowledge and expertise to deliver our partners innovative solutions that strengthen ICT, transform connectivity and accelerate digitization across South Africa.”
“Tarmin’s strategic partnership with Itakane ICT and expansion into South Africa is by design, together we will provide our customers with the most cutting edge technology and support services to set us apart from the competition.” said Shahbaz Ali, president and CEO of Tarmin. “We are excited to see the strong collaboration between Tarmin and Itakane ICT, and we look forward to leading the change and revolutionizing the future of data storage.”
Regarded as the next wave of data management, GridBank was developed to fulfill the unmet needs of data intensive organizations that experience challenges associated with massive amounts of unstructured data. GridBank’s revolutionary data centric approach allows organizations to effortlessly meet the performance and scalability needs required to manage massive unstructured data growth, while significantly reducing corporate risk through a comprehensive information governance framework, deliver business value from metadata, and provide accelerated search, e-Discovery and analytics integration.
Tarmin Inc. is the leading pioneer of Data Defined Storage solutions, which unlock the value of data as a strategic business enabler, delivering a massively scalable, transparent and unified approach for consistent data management, storage, retention, security and search across cloud and traditional storage infrastructure. Tarmin GridBank empowers organizations to store, control and understand the value of data as a competitive business asset, no matter its size, location or cost by uniting application, information and storage tiers into a single, integrated data centric management architecture. Contact Tarmin for more information.