Hadoop ecosystem - Open Source drives innovation and adoption in Big Data

When: 1st May 2013, 18:00 - 1st May 2013, 20:30
Where: BCS, 1st Floor, Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2E 7HA
Town/City: London
Organiser: BCS Open Source Specialist Group
Price: Free
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 Shashin Shah and Christy Kulasingam of Onepoint IQ


18:00 - 18:30 Register / Refreshments
18:30 - 20:00 Presentation Session
20:00 - 20:30 Networking


Discover and appreciate the rising importance and prominence of the Open Source Apache Hadoop ecosystem in the Big Data space. Come and learn about the history of Hadoop, what business challenges it solves, why it has such widespread adoption not seen before in the Open Source world, and how innovative solutions from leading vendors such as MapR are built on top of Apache Hadoop. Session will comprise of presentations and demonstrations of the Hadoop ecosystem.

About the Speakers:

Shashin and Christy have over 50 years combined experience helping major clients with their Business & IT Strategy, Enterprise Architecture and Open Source covering multiple industry verticals on major business and technology transformation projects.

Shashin and Christy are co-founders off Onepoint IQ, a niche consulting company focused on helping clients realize the value from data (big and small). 

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