Ben Sharma

Ben Sharma, is CEO and co-founder of Zaloni. He is a passionate technologist with experience in business development, solutions architecture, and service delivery of big data, analytics and enterprise infrastructure solutions. Having previously worked in management positions for NetApp, Fujitsu and others, Ben’s expertise ranges from business development to production deployment in a wide array of technologies including Hadoop, HBase, databases, virtualization and storage. Ben is the co-author of Java in Telecommunications and holds two patents. He received his MS in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Dallas.

  • The Data Imperative - Ben Sharma6:37

    The Data Imperative - Ben Sharma

    Watch as Ben Sharma, CEO at Zaloni, discusses the "data imperative." Which is to ensure that we guide the current digital transformation in ways that are not just smart, profitable and open, but also

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  • Data Lakes: A Look Ahead

    Data Lakes: A Look Ahead

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  • Data Lake in the Cloud, Hybrid, or On-Premise?

    Data Lake in the Cloud, Hybrid, or On-Premise?

    Excerpt from "Architecting Data Lakes - Second Edition" by Ben Sharma. It doesn't matter where your data lake resides as long as you have a robust, metadata-focused data management platform in place.

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  • Data Lakes – Build Your Future-Proof Technology Stack

    Data Lakes – Build Your Future-Proof Technology Stack

    When selecting your data lake technology stack, it is important to choose technologies that are scalable, extensible, modular and interoperable.

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  • Adopting an Enterprise-Wide Shared Data Lake to Accelerate Business Insights

    Adopting an Enterprise-Wide Shared Data Lake to Accelerate Business Insights

    Today's enterprises need broader access to data for a wider array of use cases to derive more value from data and get to business insights faster. Learn how you can too through our latest webinar.

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  • Technical Deep Dive: GDPR Compliance via a Governed Data Lake

    Technical Deep Dive: GDPR Compliance via a Governed Data Lake

    If you are concerned about your GDPR compliance initiative, or just interested in verifying your current path, then this is a must-attend webinar.

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  • How Data Lakes Work

    How Data Lakes Work

    Excerpt from ebook, Architecting Data Lakes: Data Management Architectures for Advanced Business Use Cases, by Ben Sharma and Alice LaPlante.

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  • Deriving Value from the Data Lake

    Deriving Value from the Data Lake

    Excerpt from ebook, Architecting Data Lakes: Data Management Architectures for Advanced Business Use Cases, by Ben Sharma and Alice LaPlante.

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  • Data Management and Governance in the Data Lake

    Data Management and Governance in the Data Lake

    Do you use your data for mission-critical purposes? Then data management and governance must be top of mind for your data lake architecture. Learn more in this excerpt from "Architecting Data Lakes".

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  • The Business Case for Data Lakes

    The Business Case for Data Lakes

    The data warehouse solved many challenges but data lakes solve even more. Discover how your organization can use data lakes to get better business analytics.

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  • Data Lake Archiving: Hadoop or the Cloud?

    Data Lake Archiving: Hadoop or the Cloud?

    The storage layer of the data lake is evolving. A few years ago, when we talked about the data lake, it was generally understood that Hadoop was the underlying platform for everything related to...

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  • Migrating On-Premises Data Lakes to Cloud

    Migrating On-Premises Data Lakes to Cloud

    Learn how you can migrate your on-premises data lake to the cloud for cost reduction and without loss of service.

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  • Next-Gen Data Lake: How to Make Cloud Work for You

    Next-Gen Data Lake: How to Make Cloud Work for You

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  • Managing the Data Lake - Ben Sharma22:59

    Managing the Data Lake - Ben Sharma

    Renowned speaker Ben Sharma explains the process and purpose of a data lake and the importance of proper management.

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  • Zaloni Partners with Sierra Ventures and Baird Capital, Raises $7.5M in Series A Financing

    Zaloni Partners with Sierra Ventures and Baird Capital, Raises $7.5M in Series A Financing

    At Zaloni, we have always prided ourselves on being self-funded and cash positive in this innovative and complex big data space. But there comes a point in every company’s evolution when you have...

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  • On-Premise or in the Cloud, It’s All the Same for a Hybrid Data Lake

    On-Premise or in the Cloud, It’s All the Same for a Hybrid Data Lake

    When it comes to big data, more and more enterprises are beginning to embrace the cloud for its flexibility. Many of these companies are adopting a hybrid approach to their big data lakes, looking...

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  • Waste Not: Offload DW Storage and ETL to Hadoop

    Waste Not: Offload DW Storage and ETL to Hadoop

    Four reasons to migrate storage and large-scale or batch processing to Hadoop that lets both the EDW (enterprise data warehouse) and Hadoop do what they do best.

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  • 2015 was a year of tremendous growth for Zaloni

    At Zaloni, at the end of each year we like to take a look back. We evaluate all that we have done, celebrate the wins, and take what we’ve learned as we update our roadmap for the coming year. 

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  • Financial Services, RDARR, BCBS 239, Governance and Compliance

    Financial Services, RDARR, BCBS 239, Governance and Compliance

    As organizations realize the true power of becoming a data-driven organization, concerns about privacy and data protection have become top of mind. As a result we're now faced with a long list of...

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  • Celebrating Diwali "The Festival of Light" 2015

    Celebrating Diwali "The Festival of Light" 2015

    Millions of people around the world are celebrating the holiday of Diwali right now. Diwali is typically a five-day long celebration, with the day of Diwali falling on Wednesday this year. It is...

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