Hohonu

As the year ticks on I have founded a new company to extend the work I have been doing with my own C42. Hohonu (http://www.hohonu.com) is still in it's early days but we have a few clients and working to help them harness the power of distributed…

2014 is the year of the (Data) Platform

In the past six months a lot of what I have been involved in is help clients build platforms to support a business. While the concept of platforms has been around in the consumer internet space (Twitter, Facebook etc) it has taken a while to settle into the minds of…

Data Management meet ILM

We have a sea of data these days and the volume and velocity with which we receive and need to act on it is constantly growing. As we start to adjust to this new world of data management we need to start thinking about how we are going to process…

Some lessons learnt

The year from spring 2012 to 2013 was a roller coaster ride, during that time I tried to launch my second start-up called Dataset IO. It was a difficult year and while going into it I felt confident that we had a really interesting idea, in the end we failed…