Astadia Partners with StrikeIron to Expand Suite of Customer Data Services for Global Enterprises

Cloud Partnership Between Global Systems Integrator and Data-as-a-Service Platform

Cary, NC, September 29, 2011 --( Astadia, a cloud computing systems integrator and a top, Eloqua and Informatica partner, today announced a partnership with StrikeIron, a leader in Data-as-a-Service.

“StrikeIron's breadth of services providing live, accurate, and actionable customer data allow Astadia to integrate complex information verification capabilities into a simple and cost-effective solution for our clients,” said Aaron Mieswinkel, managing principal of data management practice of Astadia. “We see this partnership addressing a critical business need for our large enterprise customers as we build solution expertise in key industry verticals such as communications, media, high-tech, healthcare and financial services.”

StrikeIron grows Astadia’s partner network to 30 distinct providers. Through StrikeIron, Astadia expands its consulting services portfolio to include verification and append services that touch the critical elements in a CRM contact record, as well as solutions that address adjacent business needs like SMS text messaging and sales tax.

“Astadia is the leader in the cloud integration space and we are excited to partner to improve the data quality for our mutual customers,” said Bob Brauer, chief strategy officer of StrikeIron. “StrikeIron’s full portfolio of cloud-based data quality solutions in conjunction with Astadia’s expertise in integrating a wide variety of SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and DaaS solutions will streamline our customers’ migration to the cloud.”

About Astadia:
Astadia's unique business value is a results-driven enterprise-class methodology that enables business transformation. We offer the enterprise a Global Systems Integrator class of service, the speed and agility of a boutique tech services firm, leveraging global experience found only through 6000 Cloud engagements. Visit Follow us on Twitter at @AstadiaCloud.

About StrikeIron:
StrikeIron is the leader in Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), delivering data quality and communications solutions via our cloud platform IronCloud. We provide address verification, email verification, phone validation, phone append, SMS text messaging, and sales tax solutions to customers in a variety of markets. Our solutions are delivered as Web services that can be easily integrated into any application or system. Additionally, our solutions are pre-integrated into leading platforms like:, Informatica, Oracle CRM On-Demand, and more. Visit us on the web at or follow us on Twitter @StrikeIron.

Kathy Jameson