Ben Laverton

Director, Strategic Accounts

Throughout his 15 years of experience in enterprise software companies based on both sides of the Atlantic, Ben Laverton has worked in a number of senior account executive roles to drive business growth in EMEA. Before Aiven, Ben has held senior account executives roles at MuleSoft, Puppet, and most recently Mixpanel. Ben has a passion for working with start-up companies and enjoys driving the growth of both the business and the culture. He lives in London with his wife and two young daughters.

Open-source DBaaS as a pillar of cloud native transformation

Migration to the cloud infrastructure (IaaS) has already demonstrated significant Opex reductions. But true cloud native transformation can provide much more in terms of time to market improvements, agility and cost reduction – as long as certain technology pillars are in place to make development and operations teams’ experience as easy and smooth as possible. Among those pillars open-source DBaaS is a vital asset, supporting the teams with the highest level of manageability, availability, security and transparency. All wrapped up in a simple button to click. Learn how Aiven enables cloud native transformation by making open-source data management solutions available to highly demanding IT environments and processes.