AP NEWS
Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.
PRESS RELEASE: Paid content from Business Wire
Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

MEDIA ALERT: Alation to Match Donations to Assist in Australian Fire Recovery Efforts

February 10, 2020 GMT

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 10, 2020--

Next week at the annual Gartner Data & Analytics Summit, being held February 17-18, 2020 in Sydney, Australia, Alation, the data catalog company, will offer attendees who visit its booth at the conference (#S2) the opportunity to choose a charity they would like the company to donate $5 AUD to. For every $5 AUD raised, Alation will also match funds for that specific charity. The charities attendees can choose from include the Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors, the Australian Red Cross or the NSW Rural Fire Service.

Additionally, Alation customer, Belong, an Australian-based mobile provider, will present in a session at the conference on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 3:05pm AET. Belong’s senior business intelligence specialist, Angela Fraga, will highlight Alation’s award-winning Data Catalog in a session titled “ Belong: Creating a Single-Source of Reference with the Alation Data Catalog, ” which will be held in the Exhibit Showcase Theater 1 at the conference.

Fraga will take attendees through Belong’s digital transformation journey as self-service data analytics have become central within the organization and she will discuss how this has accelerated their growth, as well as enabled them to deliver an improved customer experience. She will explain the framework the company has deployed to achieve these results and highlight how the Alation Data Catalog has served as its single source of reference for trusted data and greater collaboration across the company.

WHO:

Angela Fraga, senior business intelligence specialist at Belong

WHAT:

Belong: Creating a Single-Source of Reference with the Alation Data Catalog”

WHEN:

February 18, 2020 at 3:05pm AET

WHERE:

Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2020 (Alation booth #S2)

International Convention Centre Sydney

14 Darling Dr.

Darling Harbour

Sydney, NSW 2000

As the first data catalog to market, Alation combines machine learning and human collaboration to help people find, understand, trust and use data so they can remain focused on business outcomes.

About Alation:

Alation, the data catalog company, is building a data-fluent world by changing the way people find, understand, trust, use, and reuse data. The first to bring a data catalog to market, Alation combines machine learning and human collaboration to bring confidence to data-driven decisions. More than 170 organizations, including eBay, Exelon, Munich Re and Pfizer, leverage the Alation Data Catalog. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Alation is funded by Costanoa Ventures, DCVC (Data Collective), Harmony Partners, Icon Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Sapphire Ventures. For more information, visit alation.com.

View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200210005105/en/

CONTACT: Ashley Womack

Director, Public Relations

ashley.womack@alation.com

KEYWORD: AUSTRALIA/OCEANIA AUSTRALIA UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: DATA MANAGEMENT PHILANTHROPY TECHNOLOGY OTHER PHILANTHROPY SOFTWARE NETWORKS INTERNET

SOURCE: Alation

Copyright Business Wire 2020.

PUB: 02/10/2020 09:00 AM/DISC: 02/10/2020 09:01 AM

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200210005105/en