PALO ALTO, Calif.—May 13, 2014— Hosts Hortonworks® and Yahoo! today announced the 7th Annual Apache Hadoop Summit has been expanded to three days to accommodate the significant amount of Hadoop-related products and services gaining momentum in the enterprise. Taking place June 3-5 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, Calif., the Hadoop Summit will educate organizations on how to best to leverage Hadoop as a key component of the enterprise data architecture. Presentations from the engineers behind Apache Hadoop and the practitioners using the platform will cover Hadoop’s future roadmap, successful enterprise use cases, and development and administration tips and tricks.
Hadoop Summit North America will bring together more than 3,000 community members, presenting excellent networking opportunities for developers, architects, administrators, data analysts, data scientists and vendors interested in advancing, extending or implementing Apache Hadoop. With more than 120 breakout sessions and six different tracks, the event will feature Apache Hadoop use cases and success stories, industry panels, lightning talks, best practices, cautionary tales and technology insights.
Keynotes of note include:
Complementing the keynotes are customer panels on real-world insights into Hadoop and the enterprise, as well as Hadoop and the thriving big data community. The audience will hear from Hadoop industry thought leaders including:
“Having been expanded to a third day, this year’s Hadoop Summit provides even greater opportunity for the Hadoop community to connect, discover and learn,” said Rob Bearden, CEO of Hortonworks. “We have a diverse agenda featuring some of the brightest minds in the industry. We’d like to thank our sponsors and community members for their continued support in making this year’s event the biggest and best ever, and demonstrating the power of 100-percent open source, enterprise Apache Hadoop as the foundation of the modern data architecture.”
The lineup of Hadoop Summit North America 2014 sponsors includes:
To register for the Hadoop Summit 2014, please visit: http://hadoopsummit.org/san-jose/register/.
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Hortonworks has deep relationships with the key strategic data center partners that enable our customers to unlock the broadest opportunities from Hadoop.
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