Five Milestones on the Road to the Cloud

HomeAway’s cloud migration strategy uses change data capture (CDC) streams to unlock data at rest and accelerate our movement to the cloud. Our event streams presently unlock data from over 25 services using over 200 relational tables. This data feeds 400 new data structures in distributed data technologies such as Apache Cassandra, Neo4j, MongoDB, and Elasticsearch. Are we done? Not a chance, but we have a winning pattern. Our goal is to unlock all legacy data.

Migrating to the Cloud

Your architecture, number of services, and amount of data that must be migrated can make your cloud migration daunting. That is why it is…

Adam Haines

Data enthusiast and geek

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