Recently, Saul Van Beurden, Head of Technology at Wells Fargo, sat down with Yugabyte CEO Bill Cook to discuss the bank’s modernization, innovation, and digital transformation initiatives. Saul shared his experience, insights, and advice on how any IT leader can drive change—from the technology stack to security, from the importance of building skills to making elephants run, and even a conversation around blueberry muffins!
Tag: Distributed SQL Summit
At the recent Distributed SQL Summit, Nathaniel Drehmel, Principal Engineer, Database Strategy and Innovation at Wells Fargo discussed the company’s path to distributed SQL, including their top data requirements and why they chose a distributed SQL database. This blog provides chat highlights with links to watch the entire conversation.
At the recent Distributed SQL Summit, David Loomis, Managing Director of Infrastructure, Operations, and Cloud Platforms at Charles Schwab shared his experience with directing the company’s application and database modernization strategy. This blog provides highlights of that chat with links to watch the entire conversation.
DSS 2022 was the biggest and best distributed SQL event to date, with so many people engaged and enthused by distributed SQL and YugabyteDB. There were over 25 world-class keynotes, insightful fireside chats with industry-leading enterprises, and technical presentations by YugabyteDB and industry experts.
In case you missed the event or have not yet watched the replays, here are our top five takeaways!
The fourth annual Distributed SQL Summit (DSS) is fast approaching. Taking place on September 14th, this virtual event will bring the entire distributed SQL community together to explore the challenges and opportunities of database modernization and transformation. In this blog, Bill Cook, Yugabyte CEO; Karthik Ranganathan, Co-Founder and CTO; and Kannan Muthukkaruppan, Co-Founder and President, share why they think YOU should register to attend, and why they are excited to participate.
We are excited to announce the speaker line-up for the fourth annual Distributed SQL Summit (DSS) on September 14, 2022. Keep reading for a quick look at who will be sharing their experience and knowledge and what topics they will discuss. Remember to sign up—for free—to watch all the world-class keynotes, insightful fireside chats, and technical presentations by Yugabyte and industry experts.
Distributed SQL Summit 2021: How Kroger’s Data Architecture Powers Omnichannel Retail Experiences at Scale
Kroger is America’s largest grocer, with approximately 2,800 stores operating across 35 states. With a mission to Feed the Human SpiritTM, the company’s strategy is to ensure customers can find the fresh food they want—no matter how they want to shop. This strategy requires Kroger to maintain a flexible tech stack. Most importantly, the data architecture must be able to scale to meet growing demand, especially as new experiences are launched.
It’s critical for enterprises to modernize and democratize their database to drive digital transformation. Being stuck with legacy infrastructure only causes massive problems downstream, such as an inability to scale due to high costs, fragility, and vendor lock-in. It also creates a burden to add more infrastructure to scale with a requirement to be always-on, lowering developer productivity.
Distributed SQL databases solve this problem for enterprises by providing lower TCO, multi-location geo-distribution, self-healing capabilities,
The YugabyteDB Spark Connector brings together the best of breed technologies Apache Spark — an industry-leading, distributed computing engine — with YugabyteDB, a modern, cloud-native distributed SQL database. This connector allows customers to seamlessly and natively read from, perform complex ETL,
At the Distributed SQL Summit 2021, Hüseyin Demir, Senior Database Platform Engineer at Trendyol, talked about the business and technology needs that drove the company to look for a new relational database management system (RDBMS). The talk covered the detailed performance and technology evaluation conducted by Trendyol, and explained why YugabyteDB—an open source distributed SQL database for cloud native applications—was the optimal choice to power its business.
Trendyol is Turkey’s largest e-commerce platform.