SAN FRANCISCO, USA & SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA: Birst Inc., the leader in cloud BI, announced a new strategic partnership with SK Telecom, the largest wireless provider in South Korea, giving businesses in South Korea's growing economy access to Birst's market-leading end-to-end business intelligence (BI) and analysis solution.
The two companies announced the alliance today at a gathering of more than 300 SK Telecom partners and customers at the Conrad Hotel in Seoul, with Birst CEO and co-founder Brad Peters presenting the keynote address at the full-day launch event.
Birst's exclusive partnership with one of the leading technology companies in the Asia-Pacific region will enable South Korean companies to leverage the Birst cloud-based BI platform to gain the actionable intelligence and analysis needed to succeed in the global economy. The move is the company's first in a series of milestones following its announcement to expand strategically into international markets and extend access to its enterprise-caliber analytics solution to businesses around the world.
The Birst solution, branded SK Telecom Birst for the South Korean market, is now included as part of SK Telecom's strategic technology portfolio sold through its extensive network of technology reseller channel partners.