Cloudera at Strata Santa Clara 2013

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Join us February 26 – 28 at Strata Santa Clara and learn how Cloudera has developed the de facto Platform for Big Data. Visit Cloudera in booth 701 to hear from our team in a series of presentations and partner-integrated demonstrations – agenda coming soon. We will also be hosting several celebrated authors of the Big Data community who will be available to sign copies of their published works and converse with you about the Big Data environment and specific projects within the Big Data space. Not only will our booth be packed with a full speaker and demonstration line-up and several authors, you will also have the opportunity to meet Doug Cutting. Doug helped found the Hadoop project and coined the project “Hadoop” after his son’s stuffed elephant.

Within the Strata Santa Clara event agenda look for Cloudera speakers presenting a number of topics:

Tuesday, February 26th

Using HBase effectively – What You Need to Know as an Application Developer
Ballroom CD @ 9:00am PT

Cloudera Solution Architect and Co-Author of HBase In Action Amandeep Khurana will share his HBase expertise at building effective HBase applications with attendees. Bring your laptop to this session and build a fully functional HBase application by following instruction from Amandeep.

Introduction to Apache Hadoop
Ballroom AB @ 1:30pm PT

Cloudera Director of Educational Services Sarah Sproehnle hosts this tutorial which provides a solid foundation for those seeking to understand large scale data processing with MapReduce and Hadoop, plus its associated ecosystem. If you are new to Hadoop, you definitely want to attend this session.

Wednesday, February 27th

Tricks for Distributed System Debugging and Diagnosis
Ballroom CD @ 4:50pm PT

Philip Zeyliger has been around Hadoop since the beginning and as one of Cloudera’s Senior Engineers he has seen it all. Learn from Philip as he shares tricks and tips for diagnosing and solving many of the tricky issues that come about with distributed systems.

Thursday, February 28th

Impala: A Modern SQL Engine for Hadoop
Great America Ballroom J @ 2:20pm PT

Cloudera Senior Product Manager, Justin Erickson, is the Cloudera product lead for Impala – a modern SQL engine for Hadoop. The Impala project has introduced the availability of SQL-like real-time queries in your Hadoop system. Attend this session to learn how to turn your Hadoop cluster into a fast and efficient machine while using the familiar SQL query language.

Building Recommendation Platforms with Hadoop
Ballroom CD @ 4:00pm PT

Cloudera Engineer Jayant Shekhar shares Cloudera’s experience with building recommendation systems. If you are interested in using Hadoop to create smarter, more efficient processes for your business attend this session. Jayant will explain a bit of the science behind the art of building recommendation system that is right for your business. 


Register for Strata Santa Clara with the code “CLOUDERA” to receive a 25% discount! We look forward to seeing you there!