Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, today announced that it has made an investment in Trifacta, a leading provider of data wrangling software that enables non-technical users to easily transform data for analysis.
Data Analysts and Data Scientists have long relied on IT for access or for the preparation of diverse data. With Trifacta, a broad continuum of users, from business analysts to data scientists, are finally empowered discover, cleanse and blend information themselves. As part of this investment Trifacta will provide a data wrangling solution for the Infosys Information Platform (IIP) and Infosys’ other platforms and offerings.
Ritika Suri, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Infosys, said,
We see tremendous potential in self-service data preparation solutions like Trifacta to significantly help clients unlock the business value of their diverse and fast-growing Big Data assets. This investment underscores our commitment to our clients to introduce a complete stack of data management solutions that complement our data management and automation platforms.
“We are thrilled to become a part of IIP and collaborate with Infosys as a key go-to-market partner,” said Adam Wilson, CEO of Trifacta. “This partnership will play an important role in our global expansion, bringing the power and value of data wrangling to customers around the world. Together, the combination of IIP and Trifacta will address a broad range of big data use cases across a variety of business solutions, including trade data analysis, regulatory reporting, insurance modeling and predictive maintenance.”
In recent times, Infosys has invested in a bunch of early-stage startups such as Waterline Data, WHOOP, CloudEndure, etc. and has spent around $39 million from its $500-million venture fund for the investments.