Dutch Hadoop Community Meetup
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CET)
This is the first Dutch Hadoop Community event. It is a chance for users of Hadoop or related technology to meetup and share experiences.
17.00: Arrive and socialize
18.00: Talk: Hadoop at SARA, Evert Lammerts - SARA
19.00: Talk: TBD, Lars George - Cloudera
19.45: Drinks and snacks, socialize more
21.00+: Doors close
Food and drinks will be arranged by the location sponsor.
Evert Lammerts is a consultant at SARA, a super computing facility in Amsterdam for the scientific world, and is responsible for building one of the largest Hadoop clusters that currently exists in The Netherlands.
Lars George is solution architect for Cloudera and has worked on many Hadoop and Big Data setups around the world. He is the author of the O'Reilly book HBase: The Definitive Guide.
This is a FREE event made possible by the support of sponsors Xebia and Cloudera. If you are not currently using Hadoop, but are interested in the technology, please feel welcome to register and come to learn from practical experiences of Hadoop users in your area.
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Dutch Hadoop Community
This event is a community effort supported by a number of corporate and non-profit organizations that user or provide services around Hadoop. This first event has contributions from SARA, Xebia and Cloudera.