Fire up your Big Data Engine
Presented by Adam Jorgensen
Big Data is hot.. What is it? What does it mean for you? How are companies using it? More importantly how do you figure out how to use it? Come listen to Adam walk through these issues and focus on getting you a big data lab of your very own, for free! We'll cover tools, vendor options, training you can do on your own. All for free in the spirit of good open source! There are a lot of options out there for you to begin to experiment and tinker. Have a great time and learn from those who have gone before you.
As always, there will be free beer, soda, pizza and other snacks.
Please RSVP so that we can plan accordingly!
5:30 - 6:00: Mix and Mingle
6:00 - 6:30: Introductions and Announcements
6:30 - 7:30: Big Data Talk
7:30 - 8:00: Q&A and Wrap Up
Adam Jorgensen is the President of Pragmatic Works Consulting and a Director for the Professional Association of SQL Server. As a Microsoft SQL Server MVP and SSAS Maestro he has over 13 years of extensive experience with SQL Server, SharePoint and analytics. He is especially focused in the areas of Parallel Data Warehousing, Tier 1 OLAP, Private and Public Cloud, and Big Data, designing solutions making those technologies real for the today's enterprises.