Acrotrend work with a wide range of technologies to deliver client projects, providing expertise at every step of the life-cycle of a Customer Analytics initiative.
In the course of implementing over 250 projects, we identified a small number of best of breed solution providers with whom we now proactively partner. These vendors provide the most flexible, cost effective and scalable solutions for Customer Analytics, and we recommend these partners for green field implementations and modernisation programmes.
Reliable, scalable, and inexpensive cloud computing
For over 12 years, Amazon Web Services has been the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. AWS offers over 125 fully featured services for compute, storage, databases, networking, analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, security, hybrid, virtual and augmented reality (VR and AR), media, and application development, deployment, and management. AWS services are trusted by millions of active customers around the world to power their infrastructure, make them more agile, and lower costs.
Business intelligence and big data analytics
Looker is a unified Platform for data that delivers actionable business insights to every employee at the point of decision. Looker integrates data into the daily workflows of users to allow organizations to extract value from data at web scale. Over 1600 industry-leading and innovative companies such as Sony, Amazon, The Economist, IBM, Spotify, Etsy, Lyft and Kickstarter have trusted Looker to power their data-driven cultures.
Business intelligence, intelligently done
Saltare empowers businesses to work more effectively, make better decisions and achieve their goals. Saltare have developed the 4dBI methodology (4 dimensional business intelligence), to shape BI and data strategies that will fulfil your immediate and long-term BI and data objectives, and continuously evolve to drive lasting business value. 4dBI is comprised of a strategic framework, a delivery lifecycle and an operating model, which work in unison to drive delivery of truly valuable BI solutions , and evolve enduring BI capabilities.
Your data, no limits
Snowflake is the only data warehouse built for the cloud, enabling the data-driven enterprise with instant elasticity, secure data sharing and per-second pricing, across multiple clouds. Snowflake combines the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms and the elasticity of the cloud at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.
Cloud data integration
Talend Cloud delivers a single platform for data integration across public, private, and hybrid cloud, as well as on-premises environments, and enables greater collaboration between IT and business teams. Stitch, a Talend company, is a cloud-first, developer-focused platform for rapidly moving data into destinations such as Data Warehouses.
Cloud infrastructure and interactive data visualisation
Micorsoft enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge. Its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Acrotrend work with a range of Microsoft technologies to deliver customer analytics solutions including Azure, Power BI and Office 365.
The following diagram represents our recommended best of breed technology stack for Customer Analytics projects.