JUL 27, 2015 | GLOBAL
DataStax Joins BSA | The Software Alliance
WASHINGTON — July 28, 2015 —BSA | The Software Alliance today announced that DataStax, the company that delivers Apache Cassandra™ to the enterprise, joined BSA as its newest member.
“Data is a critical enterprise resource as it transforms business and enables life-changing customer experiences, and DataStax is at the forefront of this movement,” said Clint Smith, General Counsel for DataStax, who will serve on BSA’s board of directors. “As DataStax continues to grow, it makes sense to join the leading advocate for the global software industry. We look forward to collaborating alongside other BSA members to advance policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.”
“DataStax is an exciting, emerging enterprise software company that will bring a unique perspective to our organization,” said Victoria Espinel, President and CEO of BSA | The Software Alliance. “We represent the entire industry, from desktop applications to cloud services and data analytics, and we look forward to working with DataStax and all BSA members to harness the great potential of the innovation economy.”
Based in Santa Clara, Calif., DataStax has more than 500 customers in over 50 countries.
BSA |“软件联盟”(www.bsa.org) 是全球软件行业的主要倡导者，旨在代表该行业，向政府和国际市场发声。其成员包括全球最具创新力的公司，这些公司制定的软件解决方案，不但能够刺激经济，还能提升现代生活的品质。
BSA 的总部位于华盛顿特区，其营运机构遍布 30 多个国家。BSA 凭借这些机构，率先涉足合规项目，以期促进使用合法软件、倡导制定公共政策，并以此培养技术创新能力，以及推动发展数字经济。