Microsoft’s preferred partner to quickly move big data to Azure with no business disruption

Fastest, most secure way to move petabyte-scale data with no downtime

Move to Azure with ease

Whether you’re moving data from on-prem Hadoop clusters or filesystem data trapped in edge computing systems, WANdisco's partnership with Microsoft helps you migrate data to the Azure cloud safely and easily so you can quickly exploit the full power of Azure, including advanced AI and ML services.

  • Gold Partner
  • Co-Sell Prioritized Solutions
  • Deep integration into Azure control plane

“There’s nothing else like Data Migrator for Azure on the market.”

Jeff King, Senior Program Manager, Microsoft

Use cases

Whether you have already embarked on your digital transformation journey or plan to soon, the use cases around data lake migration usually fall into the following scenarios:

Hadoop Migration

Hybrid Cloud

Disaster Recovery

Cloud Data Migration

Fully-automated data migration with zero disruption allows your users and systems to continue operating while migration is underway. Migrate to Azure Data Lake Storage, the only cloud storage service purpose-built for big data analytics.

Cloud Analytics

Once in ADLS, the data is available to Azure analytics services such as HDInsight, Synapse, and Azure Databricks.

Hybrid Data Estate

Maintain on-premises assets for as long as necessary. Organizations can maintain critical on-premises applications while expanding their investment and innovation in the cloud.

Disaster Recovery

Enterprises that wish to decommission costly on-premises environments, which sit idle and are only maintained for regulatory purposes, can utilize the cloud as the new secure repository.

Cloud Burst

Enables enterprises to access compute and storage in the cloud when required, rather than building out on-premises infrastructure for peak capacity.


Take advantage of cloud economics and maintain scheduled backups to the cloud.

“WANdisco Data Migrator for Azure is the first offering to provide a fully-integrated and turnkey experience for customers migrating Hadoop data into Azure Data Lake Storage seamlessly and without business disruption.”

Tad Brockway, Corporate Vice President for Azure Network and Storage

Native integration with Azure

WANdisco Data Migrator for Azure is deeply integrated with native Azure resources such as Azure Portal and CLI, as well as other Azure security and manageability features. This means you can deploy and manage your data lake migrations using the same Azure management experience you enjoy today through the Azure Portal and Azure CLI. Further billing integration means customers are billed through Azure, eliminating the need to add a new vendor contract or require additional vendor approvals.


Migrate from Hadoop to cloud without disruption or downtime

Data Migrator for Azure is a native Azure service that enables users to migrate petabyte-scale Hadoop data and Hive metadata to the Azure cloud with zero application downtime and zero risk of data loss, even while the source data is under active change.

Edge to Cloud

Activate all your IoT and file data across edge systems, data centers and Azure cloud

WANdisco Edge to Cloud is designed to move IoT and file data across edge systems, data centers, and public clouds to enable organizations to accelerate business outcomes by activating their data for AI, machine learning, and advanced analytics on modern cloud data platforms.


Customer Stories

How AMD uses WANdisco Data Migrator to protect critical business data against disaster

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Daimler moved data back and forth for 9 months before sunsetting the on-prem Hadoop dataset

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