Monday 2nd September, 2019
BlackLine has announced a collaboration with Google Cloud designed to support increasing mission-critical workloads as BlackLine continues to scale globally.
Under the terms of the agreement BlackLine will leverage Google Cloud Platform to add innovative, cloud-native capabilities such as machine learning and artificial intelligence to enhance its financial automation platform with new real-time, intelligent functionality.
“With Google Cloud, BlackLine is accelerating its digital transformation journey, taking a cloud-first approach to its products and services and utilising cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning,” said Rob Enslin, President, Global Customer Operations, Google Cloud. “Most importantly, BlackLine customers will benefit from increased protections and the scalable infrastructure needed to keep pace in today’s business world.”
This new relationship reinforces BlackLine’s strategy for meeting the digital financial transformation needs of its customers through the development of innovative solutions and strategic partnerships with market-leading providers of cloud and technology solutions.
“Google has been a valuable contributor on our Customer Advisory Board for several years now, sharing their digital financial transformation story with other industry leaders embarking on similar journeys,” said BlackLine CEO Therese Tucker. “With our move to Google Cloud, we’re taking our synergistic relationship to the next level.”
BlackLine’s move to Google Cloud will be a multi-year process and the transition is expected to start this autunm.