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Introduction to Amazon Redshift: Data Warehouse in the Cloud

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Networking reception with Appetizers and Drinks to follow.

Join us for an introduction to Amazon Redshift at our next AWS - Arizona on the Cloud Meetup. This free event will include a technical overview and customer use case, followed by a networking reception. Register to attend!

Amazon Redshift is a fast, fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse service. Learn how this service makes it simple and cost-effective to efficiently analyze all your data using your existing business intelligence tools. Amazon Redshift is optimized for data sets ranging from a few hundred gigabytes to a petabyte or more and costs less than $1,000 per terabyte per year – a tenth of the cost of most traditional data warehousing solutions.

Agenda & Speaker Bios:

Amazon Redshift: Technical Overview and Industry Adoption

Speaker: Joel Williams. As a Solutions Architect at AWS, Joel speaks with customers about scalability and flexibility on AWS, architectural guidance, and best practices for increasing application availability and performance. Prior to AWS Joel spent seven years building an infrastructure and managing a team of systems administrators for a medical claims review company.

Customer Use Case: “Fender Musical Instrument: Leveraging Redshift for Customer, Manufacturing, and Financial Mobile Reporting Capabilities”

Speaker: Andy Bates , Manager Business Intelligence, Fender Musical Instruments will discuss how are they planning to extend their AWS footprint with Amazon Redshift to develop an analytical toolset to manage their customer, manufacturing and financial mobile reporting capabilities.

Who should attend?

Business Intelligence and Data Integration Owners, Data Stewards
Analysts: Business, Data, Risk & Financial
Architects: Enterprise, Application & Data
Supply Chain Information Owners
Customer Information Owners
Financial Information & Reporting Owners
Governance, Risk, Compliance Management