1 JULY 2016

July Hadoop and Cloud newsletter

News and Analyst Reports

Watch WANdisco CEO David Richards' interview on theCUBE at the AWS Summit in Santa Clara

David discusses how WANdisco’s core business model and solution is pivotal to Amazon Web Services Enterprise Cloud Strategy and how enterprise companies are moving transactional data in their mission critical applications on Hadoop, On-premises and in the Cloud. Watch the interview here.

News | New Context and WANdisco partner to provide best-in-class, simplified, secure data governance in global enterprises

New Context and WANdisco have partnered to provide best-in-class data governance and availability for organizations that require complete fault-tolerant data exchanges in hybrid environments that support critical applications. Read more here.

News | Qubole and WANdisco launch Cloudera Migration Program

As part of Qubole's Cloudera Migration Program, we've partnered together to create a seamless process for customers migrating data and analytics to the cloud with no downtime or business disruption. Read more here.

Blog | "The democratization of data in the cloud" by WANdisco CEO David Richards

WANdisco CEO David Richards discusses how data democratization puts crucial business information into the hands of those who need it the most, allowing employees to make better decisions faster and personalize their interactions with clients and consumers. Read the full article here.

Competitive report | Leading software testing firm Appvance, recommends WANdisco Fusion over Cloudera BDR

Appvance, the enterprise software testing experts, report that WANdisco Fusion outperformed Cloudera BDR for Hadoop data replication, backup and recovery. Click here to read more on how Appvance implemented its PushToTest methodology to determine functional and performance differences between WANdisco Fusion and Cloudera BDR products for Hadoop.

Webinars and Events

Upcoming webinar | "Big data storage: options and recommendations"

When: Thursday August 11th @ 10am PT

Hadoop clusters are often built around commodity storage, but architects now have a wide selection of Big Data storage choices, including solid-state or spinning disk for clusters and enterprise storage for compatibility layers and connectors. In this webinar, our experts will review the storage options available to Hadoop architects and provide recommendations for each use case, an active-active replication option that makes data available across multiple storage systems. Join the webinar here.

Upcoming webinar | "Three ways to get a handle on data governance in hybrid cloud environments" with New Context

When: Thursday August 25th @ 10am PT

Join experts from New Context and WANdisco as they explain the tools and techniques for securely managing big data in hybrid cloud environments. Attendees will learn what's required for effective data governance with the highest levels of availability and performance on-premises and in the cloud. Join the webinar here.

Upcoming webinar | "Migrating your big data infrastructure to cloud" with Qubole and GigaOM

When: Thursday September 8th @ 10am PT

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 accompanies cloud migration projects. Join the webinar here.

Webinar replay | "Deploying mission critical applications on Hadoop" with IBM and O'Reilly Media

This webcast covers solutions for operationalizing Hadoop to achieve enterprise-grade levels of availability and performance, both on-premises and in the cloud. Watch the replay here.

Upcoming event | AWS Summit in New York City

Date: August 11 2016

Location: Javits Center, 655 W. 34th St., New York, NY 10001 US

Register for free: here

Demo: Look for our booth #251 in the Partner & Solutions Expo!

We will be showing live demonstrations of WANdisco Fusion™, the only active-transactional solution for data replication and continuous availability across any mix of Hadoop distributions and storage, on-premises or in the cloud.