Double Talk is good as long as you have two Hadoop gurus doing it! Our post-summer BigDataCloud Guru meetups are kicking off with a great session where we have two gurus lined up for you.
Paul Baclace will talk about his experience of running Hadoop in the cloud. Paul has done extensive work in setting up hadoop clusters on Amazon EC2 and HP Cloud.
Pranab Ghosh will talk about some exciting work he is doing with HIVE and beyond.
6:00 - 6:30 pm - Networking over snacks
6:30 - 8:30 pm - Technical Discussions
8:30 - 9:00 pm - Q&A and Networking
The event is hosted by Third Eye Consulting Services.
Bio - Paul Baclace:
Paul Baclace (B.S. in C.S. from rpi.edu) started working on Nutch/Hadoop in 2005, contributed patches, and later helped AT&T interactive establish a Hadoop system for large scale data mining and machine learning. At Euclid Elements he designed and implemented a scalable analytics pipeline for a sensor network that categorized activity using Cascading+Hadoop+AWS/EC2. He recently founded MetaZeta.com which makes integrated Hadoop, Hive, and HBase clusters available on-demand. MetaZeta has generated over 400 clusters for demonstrations, training, and testing.
Bio : Pranab Ghosh:
Pranab has 25+ years in the industry . He is a Graduate of MIT and UC. He has been a Big data consultant for the last few years and more recently as a consultant at Apple. He is a frequent blogger and owns several big data open source projects.