"three Vs" of big data-volume, velocity and variety-indicate the
new complexities of architecting for data. To fully leverage data,
you can expect to handle transactional, analytical and real-time
workloads, as well as the full spectrum of structured,
semi-structured and unstructured data.
We work closely
with your stakeholders to plan a platform for your data,
interfaces and applications, while expanding your capabilities to
support new big data workloads and key business objectives. We're
vendor-agnostic, meaning we always make the right choices for your
Identifies required and future technical capabilities.
Delivers a plan for a technical architecture.
Makes appropriate technology selections.
Identifies fit with current architecture.
Getting data to
the right place at the right time is crucial. You also need to
get it there at the right cost, on a platform that's reliable and
adapts to future requirements. Today's data technology offers
unprecedented possibilities, but requires considered application:
the purpose of Architecture Advisory is to create a plan that
ensures technology is deployed in an optimal way for your
business needs, present and future.
We find that
clients of Architecture Advisory projects often have one or more
of these needs:
You want to implement well-defined new capabilities, such as recommendation or real-time analytics
You're looking for the bridge from your legacy systems to new big data capabilities.
You're finding that your current data systems are preventing future growth.
You need experienced guidance on the newest breed of databases and analytics.
approach to Architecture Advisory
Our experts work in collaboration with your technical
team to discover and understand your current infrastructure,
and to identify the data and tooling requirements of your new
technical capabilities. We also work with your leadership team
to understand the future directions that your data platform
must support, and to ensure that the final architectural plan
delivers quickly on your business goals. The result of the
Architecture Advisory project is a technical plan, which makes
technology and implementation recommendations across the
spectrum of our data platform reference architecture.
We will take into account requirements including:
Acquisition and ingest of multiple types of data.
A reliable and scalable storage and management
Support for analytical tools used by business
Interfaces to current applications and data
Conformance with IT governance policies and practices
Architecture Advisory investments pay for themselves by
providing reliability, scalability and agility. As well as being
experts in data technology, we are focused on your business goals
and plan so that you can quickly realize value from your