Latest Press Releases
In the News
May 16, 2020
Imperial’s programming could go down as the most devastating software mistake of all time
In the history of software mistakes, Mariner 1 was probably the most notorious. The unmanned spacecraft was destroyed seconds after launch from Cape Canaveral in 1962 when it veered dangerously off-course due to a line of dodgy code. But nobody died and the only hits were to Nasa’s budget and pride....
April 29, 2020
The Future of Hadoop in a Cloud-Based World
Hadoop once presented the promise of economical storage at massive scale, and streamlined processing of petabytes of data. As WANdisco CEO David Richards explains, though Hadoop took a big hit last year, it will stay with us for a while longer. We’ve seen tectonic shifts in the big data indus...
April 14, 2020
Why data is the key to overcoming the crisis
The current global pandemic is presenting unprecedented challenges on a global scale. Data is the endgame to overcoming it. Tracking the spread of Covid-19 across countries and towns, identifying the patient zero, antibody testing, modelling predicted infection and death rates – communities g...
April 05, 2020
Sheffield firm WANdisco donates data software in search for Covid-19 vaccine
Are you doing coronavirus research using BigData or Cloud platforms? We have released free access to WANdisco's suite of cloud migration and big data tools, for every team involved in developing potential treatments and cures for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. We encourage teams wor...
March 25, 2020
WANdisco in Sheffield wins $1m contract
Live data firm WANdisco has won a contract worth $1m with a division of one of the world's largest media and telecommunications companies. WANdisco Fusion will be used to keep data in-sync across on-premise locations and the Microsoft Azure cloud to enable analytical and machine learning data...
February 03, 2020
Born in the Cloud: What 2020 Holds for the Global Enterprises
Born in the Cloud: What 2020 Holds for the Global Enterprises As part of our Predictions Series 2020, WANdisco CEO David Richards shared his insights on the current trends in Cloud adoption, Blockchain, and Social Media regulation. Tectonic Shifts in Cloud Computing Technologies “Born in the...