Archive: March 2017

How Ocado moved its databases to the cloud

Being the world’s largest online-only supermarket means Ocado eats big data for breakfast. Since its inception more than three years ago, the data team at Ocado Technology has been finding ever more efficient ways to manage Ocado’s digital footprint.

One way to achieve this goal was to be at...

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Code for Life, inspiring the next generation of technologists

Welcome to the Ocado Technology Webinars, where you can hear from the people building the ground-breaking, game-changing technology that powers Ocado, the world's largest online-only grocery retailer.

In this webinar Celine Boudier, Code for Life team leader, talks about how a group of volunteers at Ocado Technology are creating...

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Taking customer analytics to the cloud

One of the biggest projects under way in the Ocado Technology data team has been building our own solution for storing and processing extremely large sets of customer data in the cloud. An online-only supermarket, Ocado.com has a dedicated customer base of over 580,000 active users who visit our website...

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Adopting the Ceph storage platform at Ocado Technology

For many working with data, it has become clear that there’s only one way for it to go: up!

At Ocado, we produce huge amounts of data, from our customer-friendly websites to our highly-automated warehouses and our IoT-ready vans.

My team is responsible for building the high-performance data...

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