Elastic Selects Korea-based Megazone as Its First Strategic Reseller in the APAC Region

 

Software development company Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, has selected South Korea-based Megazone as a strategic reseller. Megazone, a company providing cloud and related services has over 510 employees and is currently one of the largest managed service providers (MSPs) in Korea.

This strategic partnership agreement is based on meeting all of the most demanding criteria, including sales performance and forming a dedicated technical support organization. With Megazone selected as a strategic reseller, the two companies will continue to develop a joint business model that would enhance the utilization of Elastic solutions and will also jointly conduct marketing activities including seminars and promotions for existing and potential customers.

The Managed Service Provider (MSP) from Korea, Megazone, has been selected as a strategic reseller as part of a new Elastic APAC Partner Program. The new Elastic APAC Partner Program would be significant in a way that only a small number of partners in each region can be eligible for the program, and Megazone was selected as Elastic’s first strategic partner in the APAC region.

Elasticsearch, Elastic Cloud

Founded in 2012, Elastic develops its open source Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash), commercial features in X-Pack, and a hosted offering called Elastic Cloud. To date, there have been more than 100 million cumulative downloads, according to Eleastic. Backed by Benchmark Capital, Index Ventures, and NEA with more than $100 million in funding, Elastic has a distributed workforce of more than 500 employees in 30 countries.

Megazone is a cloud-specialized IT company headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. Founded in 1998, Megazone is currently offering a ‘Cloud One-Stop’ service across the full life cycle based on a holistic methodology, including cloud adoption, implementation, deployment, operation, security/back-up, 24/7 support, managed services, and optimization.