Stonebraker Straight Talk, Wisdom from the Father of Modern Relational Databases

  • June 12, 2014 · 6:30 PM

Dr. Michael Stonebraker, MIT Professor and Co-Founder of VoltDB & HP Vertica

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Today data is both big and fast - but it also has the potential to be smart. Within that data is the potential to produce more value - to gain competitive advantage, to improve the customer experience, to make your applications "smarter" - but only if you have the ability to understand and act on the information while it's relevant.

How are you going to get there? Dr. Michael Stonebraker, MIT professor - and co-founder of VoltDB and HP Vertica - will show you the way.

This will be an educational networking event that will provide insight into why conventional database thinking could be holding you back.

RSVP now at http://vork.us/go/4s9z

In this session, Mike will discuss:

• Why most major commercial database offerings are obsolete

• Why a "one size fits all" data management approach will always fall short

• Where, when, and why specialized databases for real-time processing coupled with data store analytics is optimal

Network, grab dinner and a drink, and hear from the man known as the "father of the modern relational database."

When Stonebraker speaks, listeners are guaranteed a frank, honest perspective on what works and what doesn't. Don't miss this opportunity to get the straight talk.

RSVP now at http://vork.us/go/4s9z

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  • Johan B.

    Great event. Please come back soon!

    June 12, 2014

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