1 JANUARY 2016

January Hadoop and Cloud newsletter

Press and Analyst Reports

Press | Amazon Web Services

The Amazon S3 Active Migrator is the only solution that seamlessly moves transactional data at petabyte scale to Amazon S3 without downtime or disruption, and it is now public in the Amazon Web Services Marketplace. We are pleased to finally share this incredible product with you! See the live demo here and explore the AWS Marketplace here.

Gartner Report | Market guide for open source storage

This recently published Gartner report explains the real costs, risks involved and skills required when implementing open source storage solutions such as Hadoop. For a limited time we are offering it to you for free! Download your free copy here.

Press | WANdisco announces major big data contract wins for Fusion

At the very end of the year, we announced our two largest big data contracts to date. A major US financial services firm and global telecommunications leader now use WANdisco Fusion for continuous Hadoop availability, scalability and performance. Read more here.

Press | WANdisco joins Canonical’s Charm Partner Program

WANdisco recently joined Canonical’s Charm Partner Program (CPP), and we are excited to join forces! Canonical’s CPP helps solution providers get the best use of Canonical’s universal service modeling tool, Juju, which enables instant workload deployment, integration and scaling. Learn more about this partnership here.

Webinars and Events

Webinar replay | “Meeting and exceeding enterprise application service level agreements” with Hortonworks

This free webinar demonstrates how the Hortonworks Data Platform combined with WANdisco Fusion delivers automated disaster recovery, streaming back-up, migration and hybrid burst-to-cloud without downtime or disruption. Watch the replay here.

Upcoming event | IBM InterConnect 2016

The annual IBM InterConnect conference in Las Vegas has everything from surface level technical and business sessions to deeper technical content for industry professionals looking to expand their knowledge base of cloud and mobile solutions. There will be breakout sessions, hands-on labs, workshops and plenty of networking opportunities. 

Date: Sunday, February 21 to Thursday, February 25 2016

Location: MGM Grand, 3799 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV

Register: here

Upcoming event | Hortonworks Open Enterprise Hadoop Roadshows

WANdisco will attend the following Hortonworks Open Enterprise Hadoop Roadshows in Virginia and North Carolina next month. These all-day events will include tons of informative presentations, including Hortonworks executives discussing the future of Open Enterprise Apache Hadoop, ecosystem partners explaining how their technologies will enrich the overall value of data centers and Apache project committers covering technology roadmaps.

Arlington, VA 

Date: Tuesday, February 2 2016

Location: Sheraton Pentagon City, 900 S Orme St, Arlington, VA 22204

Register: here

*The first 8 people gain free entry with this code: wandiscoOEH

Charlotte, NC 

Date: Thursday, February 4 2016

Location: The Westin Charlotte, 601 South College Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

Register: here

*The first 8 people gain free entry with this code: wandiscoOE