Paul Gillin’s article dives into the herculean task of containing cloud costs and the hidden costs that enterprises may not have accounted for in adopting a cloud data strategy. Key takeaways include:
- 73% of enterprises use two or more public clouds today and 81% plan to do so by 2024
- 60% of public cloud customers encounter cost overruns
- 34% of enterprises said egress charges have affected their use of cloud storage
Expedia Group has implemented Alluxio to federate cross-region data lakes in AWS. Alluxio unifies geo-distributed data silos without replication, enabling consistent and high performance with ~50% reduced costs.
For more details, read the extended guest blog from Expedia engineer Jian Li.
Kevin Petrie, VP of Research at Eckerson Group, introduces the rise of Data Orchestration as a virtualization layer that sits between computation and storage infrastructure in distributed, heterogeneous environments.
Here is the quick-start tutorial on how to read and write Delta lake tables on Alluxio. You can build a multi-cloud data lake using Delta Lake and Alluxio, reducing your data storage costs and increasing flexibility.
Alluxio’s Director of Product Management, Adit Madan, will introduce the latest features and enhancements in the Alluxio 2.9 release. This release significantly improves the scalability and manageability of the Alluxio data orchestration platform.
Shouwei Chen from Alluxio & Ke Wang from Meta (Facebook) will share their experience and lessons learned in their collaboration across two independent open-source communities, Presto and Alluxio. Learn how to tackle the non-technical challenges that are magnified by the inter-community nature of the project with their talk at the Linux Foundation Member Summit on Nov 8.
Past events on-demand
David Zhu (Tech Lead Manager & PMC) and Jasmine Wang (Head of Community & DevRel) explained the stateful coordination services in distributed systems and provided an example moving from Zookeeper to Raft for HA and fault tolerance.
Shouwei Chen (Core Maintainer & Community PM) & Hope Wang (Technical Marketer) of Alluxio spoke at UC Santa Cruz Open Source Symposium. In the workshop, Closing the Gap between Compute and Data, they discussed industry trends, challenges, and success stories working in the open source ecosystem
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