STA Group started in 2001 by attracting world class lead developers, IT architects, and senior consultants from a wide range of industries. Our engagements have grown from providing technical assistance and mentorship to comprehensive support of the application lifecycle, analysis and design of enterprise architectures, and managing the return on investment in technology.
In the Big Data space, which is now expanding faster than ever, STA Group is passionate about providing expertise in design, development, validation and deployment of big data solutions – including sophisticated statistical computing and analytics. STA Group can adapt cloud-based and non-cloud big data solutions tailored exactly to fit your requirements, using patterns that are proven with our largest clients.
Our capabilities span all significant technologies and platforms, including streaming data source tools such as Kafka, Storm, Flume, and RabbitMQ; enterprise data lakes using Hadoop/YARN, MapReduce, Spark, Cassandra, HDFS, Hbase, and Parquet. We’ve built special purpose data marts in Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, and Open Source database (PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB). We are experts in universal data access tools such as Hive and Pig, and sophisticated analysis and visualization (statistics) tools including SAS, SparkR, SparkML (Machine Learning), Tableau, and Pentaho BIETL