Evolution of the data fabric

It's always nice to hear something that validates your own thinking and helps you realise you are on the right track. Recently at NetApp INSIGHT in London, I heard Matt Watts, NetApp's EMEA CTO, do just that as he talked about the evolution of their data fabric. NetApp's data fabric was introduced to the world … Continue reading Evolution of the data fabric

Intelligent, secure, automated, your data platform future

I was recently part of a workshop event where we discussed building "your future data platform", during the session I presented a roadmap of how a future data platform can look. The basis of the presentation, which looked at the relatively near future, was how developments from "data" vendors are allowing us to rethink the … Continue reading Intelligent, secure, automated, your data platform future

Building a modern data platform – what have we learned?

As I reach the end of this series, it raises the question "what have we learned?". If you've read through it all, you've learned you are patient and I've learned that writing a series of posts actually takes quite a bit of time. But I digress! Let's start at the beginning – what is a … Continue reading Building a modern data platform – what have we learned?