Adam Jorgensen is the VP of Professional Services, Data & Analytics at 3Cloud. They help companies like Exxon, Microsoft, the NFL, and Tesla achieve their ultimate Azure experience.
Adam is a "40 under 40" winner for his influence in technical, entrepreneurial, and leadership. He has written over a dozen top-selling books on data strategy and has spoken to thousands of audiences. He also leads several charitable and non-profit groups.
Are you still running an old Netezza, Teradata or IBM data warehouse appliance? I’d like to tell you the 3 main benefits of moving off those antiquated platforms and hopefully get you excited to start making the move and take advantage of a new modern platform.
I get it, you want to get started with Azure and there’s so much to know and learn that it can be overwhelming. In this short edition of Azure Every Day, I’d like to tell you about finding samples, tutorials and examples that are available for Azure.
Businesses run on data – and the best organizations have a strong data strategy in place. We have consistent conversations with our customers about what they’re doing with their data and how they think about their data strategy. For the customers that get it right, we see 5 areas that they prioritize in terms of their strategy.
I know, you think you and your data are close and that it wouldn’t lie to you, right? Unfortunately, sometimes it happens and we don’t know every time. How can we keep that from happening? In this Azure Every Day installment, I want focus on how the cloud can help us to keep our data from doing that.
Whether you’re thinking about making the move to Microsoft Azure, or if you’re just starting out, there’s a lot to learn. I’d like to tell you the best way to start learning Azure. And, no, it’s not by reading a book or watching a YouTube video.
Who doesn’t want to get something for free, right? How about learning Azure for free? There’s so much to learn if you’re starting out with Azure. There are tons of options out there, but today I’d like to highlight 4 great free places that we typically go to ourselves and recommend to our customers.
There are many organizations like yours that are trying to figure out how to take that first step into the cloud this year. Maybe it will help to hear what we are seeing our customers make the highest priority as they are moving into the cloud.
Keeping an eye on and managing cloud spend is a critical piece of having your business in the cloud. Microsoft offers a tool called Azure Advisor as part of the portal to manage, monitor and optimize our Azure cloud spend.
In speaking with customers who are using Big Data for analytics, we found clients who love it and some that don’t. These clients are having struggles that are leading them to thoughts of abandoning it. In this edition of Azure Every Day, I want to share a few of these challenges so you can identify them in your environment and hopefully avoid them.