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WANdisco, which provides continuous availability software for global enterprises to move data without disruption, said it will supply its patented cloud product, WANdisco Fusion, rebranded as IBM Big Replicate, direct to the customer.

The agreement is valued around $1 million in royalties to be paid to WANdisco.

At 0816 GMT, shares were up 7.5 pence, or 3.8%, at 205 pence.

19 December 2016 - Philip Waller, The Wall Street Journal

Amazon Web Services’ explosive growth over the past 10 years is nothing but remarkable. What is the secret sauce for AWS? Taking an inside look through the eyes of one partner reveals that the company is data driven and extremely black and white when it comes to the decision-making process.

03 December 2016 - Marlene Den Bleyker, SiliconANGLE

David Richards took his neighbour’s Tesla for a spin around the roads of San Francisco’s East Bay last weekend. “It really hacked me off,” says the chief executive of WANdisco, an AIM-listed technology company that helps businesses move data from their old systems to cloud servers.

“I tried out the automated mode. The car was blasting through ‘stop’ signs, it was veering onto the other side of the road. I was shocked.”

06 November 2016 - Oliver Shah, The Times

Analysis How is replication software supplier WANdisco doing after the chairman fired the CEO and then the fired CEO came back and fired the chairman?

03 November 2016 - Chris Mellor, The Register


07 October 2016 - Alexandra Gee, WANdisco

The company, which has headquarters in California and Sheffield, today named Erik Miller as its chief financial officer and said he will join its board with immediate effect.

Miller, who has previously been finance chief of Nasdaq-listed Envivio and satnav firm SigNav, will be based at Wandisco's California office.

"Erik has strong and successful experience with companies at Wandisco's stage and size," said Wandisco chairman Paul Walker.

28 September 2016 - Emma Haslett, City A.M.


28 September 2016 - Nelson Williams, SiliconANGLE


The hybrid cloud model continues to win over IT professionals and analysts in enterprise. Yes, the cloud is cheap and convenient, but there is something to be said for keeping some workloads on premise — data security is one benefit; regulatory compliance is another. So the hybrid model simply offers the best of both worlds, right? Well, there is another less talked-about reason for the ubiquity of hybrid.

28 September 2016 - R. Danes, SiliconANGLE

The initiative created to standardise Apache Hadoop applications has netted a handful of large enterprise vendors that have committed to its interoperability programme.

The Open Data Platform initiative (ODPi) has announced that DataTorrent, IBM, Pivotal, SAS, Syncsort, WanDisco and Xavient have committed themselves to only providing applications and platforms which are interoperable with each other.

27 September 2016 - Alexander J Martin, The Register
Press Release

Leading industry companies first to comply with big data industry standard; ODPi Runtime Specification 2.0 released with Apache Hive and HCFS

Leading industry companies first to comply with big data industry standard; ODPi Runtime Specification 2.0 released with Apache Hive and HCFS

26 September 2016
Press Release

SAN RAMON, CA – August 11, 2016 —WANdisco (LSE: WAND), the market leader in Active Data Replication™ enabling global enterprises to meet today’s data challenges of secure storage, scalability and availability both on-premises and in the cloud, today announced the release of WANdisco Fusion™ 2.9.

11 August 2016

Sheffield-based WANdisco said big data sales bookings were up 88 percent in the six months ended June 30, compared to the first half of 2015.

Losses after tax narrowed to £4m from £13.3m, while overall sales bookings were up 36 per cent at £4.4m.

The big data provider signed a major partnership with IBM, which will see 5,000 sales representatives selling the company’s technology.

03 August 2016 - Ismail Mulla, The Yorkshire Post
Press Release

New Context’s Lean Security methodology will leverage WANdisco Fusion’s patented active-transactional replication technology for secure, continuous data access

New Context, a product development studio that automates the orchestration, governance and protection of critical infrastructure, today announced its partnership with WANdisco (LSE: WAND) - the market leader in Active Data Replication that enables global enterprises to meet today’s data challenges of s

27 July 2016
Press Release

Qubole, the big data-as-a-service company, today announced the launch of its Cloudera Migration Program to assist enterprises in expanding their use of big data by leveraging the advantages of the cloud.

11 July 2016

IBM is now OEM'ing WANdisco's Fusion replication technology to provide continuous availability, streaming backup, uninterrupted migration, hybrid cloud and burst-to-cloud and data consistency across clusters any distance apart. The software features active data replication. It's a great win for UK-based WANdisco, which launched a $15m cash call last week.

28 June 2016 - Chris Mellor, The Register

David Richards, CEO and Co-Founder of WANdisco, talks about the mobile revolution and the future of the smartphone business on Al Jazeera's segment entitled, "Crude power: The Oil Game Uncovered".

31 May 2016 - David Richards,

WANdisco, whose technology replicates data, has joined forces with Bridgeworks to speed replicated data on its way to the cloud.

31 May 2016 - Chris Mellor, The Register

WANdisco and Bridgeworks have announced a new partnership, with WANdisco Fusion’s patented cloud transactional data technology will feature Bridgeworks PORTrockIT software.

David Richards, WANdisco CEO and co-founder, said: “WANdisco’s continuous availability and guaranteed data consistency can now be deployed with software from Bridgeworks that virtually removes the effects of network latency, making it possible for on-premises and cloud environments to operate as one.”

25 May 2016 - Cloud Tech, Cloud Tech News
Press Release

WANdisco Announces Partnership with Bridgeworks For Faster Cloud Migration

WANdisco (LSE: WAND) - the leading provider of software that enables global enterprises to meet today’s data challenges of secure storage, scalability and availability - today announced a new partnership with WAN acceleration vendor Bridgeworks, recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor in Enterprise Networking for 2016.

19 May 2016
Press Release

WANdisco Unveils Results from Competitive Evaluation with Cloudera BDR

SAN RAMON, CA – May 12, 2016 – WANdisco (LSE: WAND) the leading provider of software enabling global enterprises to meet today’s data challenges of secure storage, scalability and availability, today announced the results of a recent competitive evaluation of WANdisco Fusion against Cloudera BDR (Backup and Disaster Recovery), covering both functionality and performance, undertaken by third party enterprise software testing firm Appvance.

12 May 2016