Replatforming Business Applications in the Cloud

GLOBAL 2000 BEVERAGE AND BREWING COMPANY An international Global 2000 Beverage and Brewing Company had a mandate to close their physical data centers and migrate all of their existing applications to the cloud as quickly as possible – ideally in as little as three months. Replatforming Teradata® Data Warehouse applications to the cloud is usually … Read More

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Electronics Manufacturer Reduces Costs By Replatforming to Cloud

FORTUNE 500 CONSUMER ELECTRONICS MANUFACTURER A Fortune 500 Consumer Electronics Manufacturer needed to reduce IT costs, and wanted to take advantage of the features and savings offered by the modern cloud Microsoft Azure™ SQL DW. However, a replatforming effort would be extremely expensive and time consuming: it would take several years and cost tens-of-millions of … Read More

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Teradata Data Warehouse – End of Useful Life

Fortune Global 500 Telecommunications Provider As part of an enterprise-wide mandate to move to the cloud, a Fortune Global 500 Telecommunications Provider was re-evaluating their enterprise data management infrastructure. At the same time, their Teradata® Data Warehouse installation was approaching the end-of-useful life, and they were facing a floor sweep of their data warehouse appliances. … Read More

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Scaling Business Intelligence in the Cloud

FORTUNE 100 Financial Institution A Fortune 100 Global Financial Institution needed to scale their business intelligence application, which was built using 2000-plus Teradata Stored Procedures. After multiple failed attempts, the customer’s own six-month analysis showed that replacing their Teradata footprint was prohibitively expensive, and rewriting the business applications to a more cost-effective and modern data … Read More

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Disaster Recovery Cloud Data Warehouse

FORTUNE 100 Healthcare Provider A U.S. Fortune 100 Healthcare Provider realized an urgent necessity for a Disaster Recovery (DR) system for its enterprise data warehouses. They wanted the destination to be in the cloud and needed to significantly reduce CAPEX and OPEX. The requirement that the existing applications on their Teradata® Data Warehouse communicate seamlessly … Read More

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Replatforming Custom Business Intelligence

FORTUNE 100 Retailer A Fortune 100 Retailer was looking to move their sizable custom business intelligence application, with close to 40 million application queries executed per week, to cloud-native Microsoft Azure™ SQL Data Warehouse. Their own testing and POCs had found that rewriting the entire application stack for the new cloud data warehouse would be … Read More

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Cloud Computing Goes Mainstream – At Last

It has been well over 10 years since Amazon unveiled AWS—its public cloud computing platform—and almost the same time since the initial release of Microsoft Azure, not to mention a number of smaller companies that broke ground in this space but have been long forgotten since. The title of this article refers to the fact … Read More

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Cloud Databases and The Innovator’s Dilemma

Data management in the cloud promises to be the most significant innovation in the database field in decades. IT leaders across all verticals are currently evaluating the various cloud database offerings but find it difficult to assess this new technology with conventional methods at their disposal. Cloud database technology is rapidly advancing. Even though cloud … Read More

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Cloud Databases Shed Operations and Maintenance

Asking any enterprise IT leader about their challenges and satisfaction with their database operations could generate a long litany of complaints big and small. And, while the value of databases is undisputed, the cost of maintaining appropriate service levels for the business, frequent support cases, and even just standard operations weigh heavily on any enterprise. … Read More

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Cloud Databases: The Advantage of No More Performance Tuning

For DBAs and enterprise IT, one of the key challenges is the tuning of databases and query workloads. It has become a core IT discipline in its own right over the past decades and represents significant OPEX in every IT budget. With the advent of modern cloud databases, this situation is about to change. The … Read More

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