Insights from experts on the modern data infrastructure
Q&A with Peter Scott, CRN Channel Chief for 2021
Peter Scott, WANdisco’s SVP for Business Development, is no stranger to hard work and commitment: before making the leap to the technology world, he put in six years with the British Army, serving as part of the Royal Engineers to provide military engineering and other technical support to the British Armed Forces. Peter joined WANdisco in 2008, coming...
Multi-clouds on the horizon in 2021
2020 was one of the most surprising and challenging years in generations. With the pandemic, protests and social upheaval that it brought on, our models for working and technology have shifted fundamentally. The year rewrote the map entirely from where we thought we were heading in 2019.
Accelerate and simplify migrations to a modern cloud architecture
We are standing at the early stages of the fourth industrial revolution, which is altering the way we live, work, and relate to one another.
Moving to cloud: greater speed, collaboration and cost savings
There are multiple reasons that organizations are moving their data lakes and analytics capabilities to the cloud, and in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, those reasons are more pronounced than ever. Let’s take a look at a few of them.
AWS’s softening stance on multi cloud
Andy Jassy’s marathon three-hour keynote speech to kickoff AWS Re:Invent, which wrapped up last week, covered many product announcements and if you are so inclined, you can watch the whole presentation. One of the things we found most interesting, however, was what Jassy did not talk about—namely multi cloud. At the end of his keynote, he discussed new...
How a global telecom got on a rocketship to the cloud
The range of companies accelerating their move to the cloud is broad, and the comprehensive list of industries includes everything from airlines to retailers and supermarkets. They are all looking for the same thing—to rapidly gain the benefits of the cloud while minimizing the risks of data migration, especially when petabytes of data are involved. The...
Avoid These Top 10 Hadoop Data Migration Traps
Organizations are modernizing their data infrastructures, which often includes migrating their on-premises Hadoop data to the cloud. WANdisco has worked with many organizations on their successful cloud data migration projects. We’ve also witnessed organizations attempt their own manual migration initiatives or try to leverage legacy migration approache...
Understanding Value: Moving Hadoop to the Cloud
Understanding Value: Moving Hadoop to the Cloud. Simply moving data from one place to another is fairly straightforward - so at first blush one might assume that simply copying or embarking on a DIY project might be an easy path to achieve the promised land of a Cloud Data Lake. But let’s ask ourselves some questions as we size up this challenge.
A global telecom finds their Eureka! moment with WANdisco
At WANdisco, creating solutions is in our DNA. We also like challenges — the kind that take a little bit of time to solve, and force us to think so far out of the box that we have to push against the proverbial wall to find an answer.