This session will discuss the various big data technologies that organisations can utilize. It will answer questions such as, why and how organisations can benefit from big data? Can big data enhance competitive advantage? What is missing for organisations in the region to embark on big data?
Key Discussion Points:
•The essence of big data
•The emerging landscape of new technologies
•Big data analytics
•Big Data Architecture
•Big Data Business Value
•Big Data Case Study
• Nabila Charkaoui is a Senior Certified Architect in Information Architecture and a Project Manager. She has a passion for delivering customer value using IBM technology and supporting the MEA clients during their Big Data and Analytics journey.
•Kevin Ashby has been with Microsoft UAE since 2012 as the Application Platform Product Manager with a focus on SQL Server and Microsoft's Cloud, Windows Azure. He is a contributor to many user communities including the SQL Server User Group and whilst resident in the UK.
•Ghassan Al Jamil has over 19 years of hands-on experience spanning across different IT products & services, within several multinational companies & regional players including Oracle, HP and 3Com International.
•Fadi Yousuf is the Founder and Managing Director of Axeldata Systems, a big data specialist consulting firm, and Founder of the Hadoop User Group UAE Meetup Group. Fadi has held various technical, sales and management positions with Sun Microsystems, Oracle, Google, Cisco Systems and F5 Networks.