FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Mountain View, Calif. — DATE — Treasure Data, a leading cloud platform to make all data connected, current, and easily accessible, today announced its sponsorship of the Advertising and Wearables verticals for the world’s most intrepid startup competition, the Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) 2017.
As sponsors, Treasure Data will offer free Live Data Management accounts to the category finalists of XTC 2017, giving these top companies a competitive advantage as they continue to expand their infrastructure. Peter Goldie, Technology Marketing Advisor for Treasure Data, will appear onstage with MaiTai Global’s Bill Tai during the Semifinal round of XTC on January 7, at the The Venetian, Las Vegas, Nevada.
“As a company that has long been devoted to innovation and the open source community, Treasure Data is proud to support the next generation of forward-looking technology enterprise,” said Kiyoto Tamura VP of Marketing and Strategy. “We've chosen advertising and wearables due to our strong presence in these markets already. We look forward to learning more about how these new companies plan to disrupt the market, and to sharing our insight to provide them with a competitive advantage.”
Treasure Data recently introduced the first Live Data Management platform that can instantly collect and unify data from varied sources across the enterprise, along with intuitive, self-service analytics. Additionally, the company recently launched Treasure Workflow, the first data workflow manager with the ability to seamlessly operate across multi-cloud infrastructures and web services. With Workflow, enterprises can now collect, transport, and analyze data from business applications and data stores across their organizations - a key function of Treasure Data’s mission to open greater access to real-time data insights to more users throughout an organization.
Esteemed judges Susan Holcomb, Data Science & Analytics Consultant, and Lakshmi Anantha Raman, Director, Partner Enablement at Treasure Data, will preside over the advertising and wearables verticals at XTC 2017.
For more information about how Treasure Data can be put to work for your organization, visit: www.TreasureData.com.
About Treasure Data
Treasure Data is a pioneer of Live Data Management – making all your organization’s data connected, current, and easily accessible to the people and algorithms that drive your business success. With a global customer base including Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Pioneer, Subaru, Wish, and Pebble, Treasure Data’s clients generate more than two million events every second and make nearly seven million data queries monthly, resulting in more predictable and profitable business results. Founded in 2011 in Mountain View, California, with offices in Japan and Korea, Treasure Data is backed by Sierra Ventures, Scale Venture Partners, IT-Farm, SBI, INCJ, Bill Tai, and Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures.
About Extreme Tech Challenge / MaiTai Global
The Extreme Tech Challenge is the world’s largest startup competition. It is a contest designed to identify emerging leaders that have the potential to dominate their markets and reward them with greatly enhanced visibility, infrastructure and resources to scale quickly at low cost. Ten world class startups will be selected as semi-finalists to present live on stage at CES with 3 finalists presenting to a panel of all-star judges including Sir Richard Branson, Tom Siebel, Theresia Gouw, Jim Breyer and Steph Hannon on Necker Island. Winners will receive resources to amplify their success and scale their companies.
XTC is presented by MaiTai Global, a vanguard collective of the world’s leading entrepreneurs, creators, and athletes. Participants combine their energy, network and resources to help each other achieve professional success, pushing the limits of work and play while also fueling philanthropic activities around the world.