June 6th Federal Big Data Working Group meetup

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Xcelerate Solutions

8405 Greensboro Dr., Suite 930 · McLean 22102, VA

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Xcelerate Solutions, 8405 Greensboro Drive, Suite 930 McLean, VA 22012

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Welcome to the June 6th edition of the 2016 Federal Big Data Working Group meetup at Xcelerate Solutions.

Join us to hear from Katherine Hibbs Pherson, CEO of Pherson Associates who teaches advanced analytic techniques and critical thinking skills to analysts in the Intelligence Community, homeland security community, and the private sector. Additionally, we will have Gaurav Pal and Madhu Joshi of stackArmor speak about data visualization and analytics with Tableau.

Session Description: Tableau is a leading data analytics and visualization solution that helps provide easy access to powerful dashboards and reports. Recent changes to the licensing model now provide the ability to customize and host Tableau Server on the Amazon Web Services Cloud Platform. The AWS hosted version of Tableau Server provides the ability to customize and integrate Dashboards and Reports through Single-Sign On leverage multiple data sources and enable real-time reporting with other data sources from ERP, Cost & Expense Management Systems.

Learning objectives for Attendees:

* Learn how Tableau Server and AWS Cloud Hosting provide a low-cost and high-performance option for analytics

* Review licensing and costs associated with Tableau and AWS

* Experience powerful data integrations of Tableau with MongoDB, MySQL, Redshift Data warehouse technologies

Name of Presenters:

Gaurav Pal, CEO of stackArmor ( https://www.linkedin.com/in/gppal )

Madhu Joshi, VP stackArmor ( https://www.linkedin.com/in/madhujoshi1 )

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6:00 - 6:30 pm Networking

6:30 - 6:45 pm Welcome and Brief Member Introductions

6:45 - 7:30 pm Invited Presentation – Katherine Hibbs Pherson, Chief Executive Officer of Pherson Associates

7:30 - 8:15 pm Invited Presentation – Mim Lu, Gaurav Pal, and Madhu Joshi of stackArmor

8:15 – 8:30 pm Update from Brand K. Niemann on www.Semanticommunity.info (http://www.semanticommunity.info/).

8:30 - 8:45 pm Networking and wrap-up