Consulting Firm Implements Talend’s Ongoing Learning and
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2017--
TLND), leader in cloud
data integration solutions, announced it is working with Capgemini
to integrate Talend’s on-demand training courses into the company’s
University Learning Management System. This provides Capgemini’s 13,000
Insights & Data consultants with unlimited technical training on
Talend’s cutting-edge big data and cloud technologies, to further
support clients in achieving their desired business outcomes.
Forrester Research, Inc. notes, “Digital technology has fundamentally
changed two things: the dynamics of the markets in which you operate and
the speed that you need to remain competitive.”1 Keeping up
with the latest developments in big data and cloud technologies can be a
challenge given the rapid pace at which these two markets move.
Capgemini elected to work with Talend on the development of its new
learning program to leverage Talend’s deep expertise in both megamarkets
and its arsenal of courses that provide hands-on practice using big data
and cloud technologies to implement real-world business scenarios.
“Big data is a disruptive force in today’s marketplace that is spurring
companies to rethink existing business processes and transform the way
they operate. This includes helping up-skill their workforce to meet
emerging customer needs and fluctuating industry requirements,” said
Mike Pickett, VP of Business Development and Partner Ecosystems, Talend.
“We’re excited that Capgemini has chosen to work with Talend and
incorporate our training into its comprehensive curriculum to teach its
talented consultants more about our cutting-edge cloud and big data
Training is key to remaining competitive in a world of rapid change.
Capgemini continues to equip its global team of consultants with the
latest knowledge and hands-on expertise on emerging big data and cloud
solutions. The company decided to integrate Talend’s cloud-hosted
technical curriculum with its existing employee training program. The
new combined curriculum offers employees courses ranging from big data
basics to advanced topics such as Apache Spark streaming, machine
learning, and data governance that are essential for companies to
further their digital transformation goals and remain compliant with
evolving data regulations. The integrated solution allows Capgemini to
incorporate Talend courses into its own customized learning paths to
address changing business needs.
“Effectively transforming an organization for the digital economy
requires more than just an understanding of our client’s business and
their competitive landscape; it also entails having a broad
understanding of the tools and technologies that will help our clients
best achieve their desired business outcomes,” said Steve Jones, VP of
Big Data at Capgemini. “Leveraging Talend’s training courses allows us
to not only train our consultants on cutting-edge big data and cloud
technologies, but also allows them to deliver high quality data
integration solutions that help our customers get closer to the point of
Further information on how Capgemini is utilizing Talend solutions can
here. A listing of the big data and cloud technology training
courses Talend offers can be found at https://www.talend.com/services/training/.
For details on Capgemini’s Insights & Data services visit https://www.capgemini.com/insights-data.
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1“The Digital Business Imperative” by Ted Schadler and
Nigel Fenwick, Forrester Research, Inc., February 15, 2017.
TLND) is a next-generation leader in cloud and big data integration
software that helps companies turn data into a strategic asset that
delivers real-time, organization-wide insight into customers, partners,
and operations. Through its open, native, and unified integration
platform, Talend delivers the data agility required for companies to
meet the constantly evolving demands of modern business. With Talend,
companies can easily scale their data infrastructure and rapidly adopt
the latest technology innovations in cloud and big data. Talend’s
solutions support over 1500 global enterprise customers including Air
France, GE, and Lenovo, across a range of industries. Talend has also
been recognized as a leader in its field multiple times by leading
analyst firms, as well as several industry and data trade publications
including InfoWorld and SD Times. For more information, please visit www.talend.com
and follow us on Twitter: @Talend.
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