27 10, 2015

LaunchScale 2015 – What I learned


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Having traveled 16 hours to attend the 2015 Launch Scale event in San Francisco, I was keen to capitalize on the value of the two day event. As winners of our local 2015 IBM SmartCamp competition we were invited along with 9 other global semi-finalists to attend, […]

1 10, 2015

This is how easy data migration pricing should be


At Eight Wire, we’ve always taken the stance that data migration can, and should, be easy. For us, that includes pricing.

From what I’ve seen, this belief isn’t widely held by other data migration/integration companies. Usually, pricing is hidden, subject to any number of unnecessary conditions and additional charges.

I recently […]

31 08, 2015

Hadoop Hive and Netezza – relational databases for serious performance


Beta connectors for both Hadoop Hive and PureData for analytics (Netezza) are now available on Conductor. If you’re interested in moving data in or out of Hive or Netezza, this overview of their setup, the benefits of both, and how their Conductor connectors work should help you make a decision...

19 08, 2015

Move only the data you need, when you need it


Banks, hydroplants, factories, retailers, manufacturers. So many organisations deal with masses of essential new data daily. Making use of that data often requires moving it to a central location as it’s collected...

27 07, 2015

Lose your identity, not your mind


Have you ever considered taking your production data and copying it into your test system so your developers and testers have ‘real’ data to play with?...