Hybrid Cloud Management Takes Expertise and Elbow Grease

Hybrid cloud management between VMware and AWS environments can be tricky, but FlightStats has figured out a way to do it thanks to customizable tools and platforms.

“We have a multitude of technical problems to solve and they’re not all best solved just in AWS, and they’re not all best solved in our own data center,” said Alex Witherspoon, vice president of platform engineering for FlightStats. “We’re transacting so many data points so quickly, it actually runs fast enough that we burn out [solid-state drives].”

Read full TechTarget article “AWS hybrid cloud management takes expertise and elbow grease” featuring FlightStats.