James Ball

James Ball is chief strategy officer at clckwrk (, an RDX Company

clckwrk Limited, a London-based provider of Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud migration, implementation and management services, was acquired by RDX in 2019. 

Founded in 2011, clckwrk specializes in architecting, designing, migrating and managing Oracle technologies and enterprise application environments. clckwrk's customer base comprises global enterprises throughout Europe and North America seeking to migrate their on-premise Oracle implementations into the AWS public cloud.

As an AWS Advanced Consulting Partner and Oracle Gold Partner, clckwrk enables customers to eliminate the burden of managing and maintaining Oracle in-house, while gaining the unlimited scalability of AWS at a predictable operating expense.

Articles by James Ball

Many enterprises running Oracle as their database of record are looking to migrate their implementations to the public cloud, to escape from the age-old problems with in-house system deployment: large capital outlays, time consuming infrastructure deployment and management, and lack of elasticity and adaptability. The benefits of migrating to a cloud environment are compelling, and the message is getting through to enterprises: According to a recent cloud usage survey conducted by data virtualization company Denodo, 36% of organizations are currently in the process of migrating their data infrastructure to the cloud, while nearly 20% are in advanced stages of implementation.

Posted May 31, 2019