29 DECEMBER 2016

December Hadoop and Cloud newsletter

Press and Analyst Reports

Wikibon Analyst Blog | Chief Information Officers: Get your data moving!

The value of data increases as the time to use it consistently decreases. What does that mean? Technologies capable of moving data across domains fast are gaining favor in the market. This blog post, explores the relationship among data value, data consistency and time. Read the entire article here.

Blog | WANdisco showcases the future of cloud migration at AWS re:Invent 2016

As Amazon's AWS re:Invent 2016 took over Las Vegas we showcased our patented Active Data Replication™ technology to many of the 32,000 attendees. In case you missed it, you can read the recap of the AWS event here.

SiliconANGLE blog | AWS culture through the eyes of a partner

David Richards, WANdisco CEO and Co-Founder, discusses the culture of Amazon Web Services from his perspective as a partner of AWS. Read the full article here.


Upcoming webinar | Big data storage: Options and recommendations

When: January 11 2017 at 10am PT/1pm ET

Hadoop clusters are often built around commodity storage, but architects now have a wide selection of storage options, including solid-state or spinning disk for clusters.  In this webinar, our experts will review the choices available to Hadoop architects and provide recommendations for each use case. Active-active replication options that make data available across multiple storage systems will also be discussed. Join the webinar here.

Upcoming webinar | Using the cloud for on-premises disaster recovery

When: January 26 2017 at 10am PT/1pm ET

The cloud greatly extends disaster recovery options, yields significant cost savings by reducing spending on hardware and in-house support staff, and provides insurance against on-premises infrastructure failure. Join us as we explain how the cloud can be used for DR with virtually zero downtime and data loss after an on-premises outage. Register for the webinar here.

Webinar replay | Big data replication to Amazon S3

WANdisco VP of Product Management, Paul Scott-Murphy, explains the benefits of moving to the cloud and review the AWS tools available for cloud migration and hybrid cloud deployments. Watch the replay here.

Webinar replay | Migrating your big data infrastructure to cloud with Qubole and GigaOM

This webcast will explain the benefits of moving to the cloud and review the tools available for cloud migration and hybrid cloud deployments. You will also learn what's required to avoid the downtime and business disruption that often accompany cloud migration projects. Watch the replay here.

Watch now and receive a free copy of GigaOM's latest white paper entitled, "Selecting a Platform for Big Data."