by: Datometry

The surprising truth about re-platforming databases to public cloud

Enterprises are moving full steam to the public cloud unencumbered by what is happening in the economy. If anything, volatility due to Covid has raised the importance of cloud benefits and the prospect of flexibility and scalability has further accelerated this movement. Enterprises no longer view public cloud as merely Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Instead, they are looking for a highly integrated enterprise platform.

Data is the heart of the matter. In particular, data warehousing has emerged as the backbone of cloud data strategies. Every CIO must now solve the challenge of re-platforming their workloads from on-prem systems to cloud native ones.

Curiously, instead of new vendors sweeping the floor with their legacy counterparts, a very different dynamic is emerging. For example, Snowflake, who positioned itself as the #1 cloud migrator recently had to admit that it isn’t that easy, after all. Read the full article here.

About Datometry

Datometry is the leader in database system virtualization. Datometry’s technology frees enterprises from vendor lock-in on their on-premises database technology and accelerates any enterprise’s journey to the cloud. Datometry Hyper-Q empowers enterprises to run their existing applications directly on a cloud database of their choice without the need for costly and risk-laden database migrations. Leading Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises worldwide realize significant cost savings and out-innovate their competition with Datometry during this critical period of transformation to cloud-native data management. For more information, visit