Founder Stories: Ken Grohe of Weka

Lee Razo interviews Ken Grohe, President & Chief Revenue Officer at WekaIO about big data solutions and genome sequencing at Genomics England.

It's a file system. You're trying to match up the genome sequencing so that you can create a cure or vaccine. The biggest problem is Covid. Number one globally, 70 petabytes, they happen to be in England, has all the information around Covid and all the reactions globally. It’s called Genomics England.

70 petabytes, I mean most large sites around 10 petabytes, they’re seven times that. They’ve got the information 75 times quicker with us which is huge…

Ken Grohe, WekaIO

Ken Grohe

President & Chief Revenue Officer, WekaIO

Lee Razo

CEO & Chief Technologist, CloudNativeX