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Thursday, October 28, 2021

A Journey of Migrating Data Platform from Data Center to Cloud
Lei Gao
Lei Gao
Workday, Engineering Manager (Data Platform)

We have built a data platform which is powering thousands of internal analytics use cases over last four years. With more and more challenges from both business growth and cost effectiveness, the team decides to move the data platform from our data center to public cloud. I will share the experiences and lessons what we learned during the migration, such as modernizing the platform through levering the cloud native services, reduce the cost with the elastic cloud provision and so on.