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The Future of Data
In recent years a wide range of new technologies have disrupted traditional data management. We’re now in the middle of a revolution in data processing methods. Choosing allegiances in a revolution is risky. In this talk I’ll present the underlying causes of the revolution and predict how the data world might look once we’re through it.
Doug Cutting (@cutting), Chief Architect at Cloudera, is the founder of numerous successful open source projects, including Lucene, Nutch, Avro, and Hadoop. Doug joined Cloudera in 2009 from Yahoo!, where he was a key member of the team that built and deployed a production Hadoop storage and analysis cluster for mission-critical business analytics. Doug holds a Bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and sits on the Board of the Apache Software Foundation.