Syncsort keeps enterprise data organized and accessible. The company's software integrates data from various platforms, improving the performance of data warehousing and business intelligence applications. Clients across the globe use its products to speed data warehouse processing, improve database load time, and improve query performance. Syncsort also provides data backup and protection software, as well as a data sort and manipulation utility. The company, which claims some 15,000 product deployments, serves clients in such industries as manufacturing, consumer goods, transportation, and health care. It also offers professional services such as consulting, support, and training.
In addition to its US operations, Syncsort has subsidiaries in France, Germany, and the UK. It has support centers in the US and the Netherlands. Its products are used in some 85 countries.
Sales and Marketing
Syncsort markets its products through alliances with a host of hardware and software manufacturers, distributors, resellers, and system integrators. Partners include Dell, Microsoft, Novell, Avnet, Arrow Electronics, and Datalink.
Syncsort formed strategic alliances in 2014 that help it and its partners deliver more services. With Waterline Data Science, Syncsort will provide integrated software for analyzing data using Apache Hadoop. In its partnership with Splunk, Syncsort will help customers search and analyze streams of mainframe data.
Mergers and Acquisitions
In 2013 the company acquired UK-based software maker Circle Computer Group. The Circle acquisition builds on Syncsort’s position in the mainframe space.