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Hadoop and Big Data Seminar - Denver


Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 9:00 AM (MST)

Denver, CO

Hadoop and Big Data Seminar - Denver

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Hadoop Tutorial + Hadoop and Big Data Seminar
Early Bird
Ended $149.00 $0.00
Hadoop Tutorial + Hadoop and Big Data Seminar Ended $249.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Hadoop and Big Data Seminar

12:30pm - 1:30pm Registration
1:30pm -  5:30pm Seminar
5:30pm - 6:30pm Networking Reception

Learn about Apache Hadoop

Denver is ripe with innovative companies on the leading edge of data management. Join your colleagues and Cloudera for this afternoon event. Hear from the founder of the Hadoop project, industry experts, and customers with Hadoop clusters running in production. This is a free event designed to spread Hadoop knowledge amoung the Denver data management community.

Three great reasons to attend

  1. See real-world business examples of Apache Hadoop
  2. Learn the best practices from Hadoop experts
  3. Network with your peers

Introduction to Hadoop Tutorial
Early Bird registration of $149 expires Jan 27

9am - 12:30pm Tutorial
12:30 - 1:30pm Q&A over Lunch 

This half-day session takes place the morning of February 2nd, before the Hadoop and Big Data Seminar. This tutorial is for anyone wishing to gain a grander understanding of Hadoop. The tutorial will help answer the questions:

What is Hadoop?

  • When is Hadoop appropriate?
  • What are people using Hadoop for?
  • How does Hadoop fit into our existing environment?

Who should attend?

This session is appropriate for developers, system administrators, managers, architects, or anyone who wants to jump start their adventure with Hadoop. Prior Hadoop knowledge is no required.

What will the tutorial cover?

Why Hadoop?

The motivation for Hadoop

What problems exist with ‘traditional’ large-scale computing systems

How Hadoop is different

Basic concepts of Hadoop

What Hadoop is

What features the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) provides

The concepts behind MapReduce

How a Hadoop cluster operates

Hadoop Solutions

The most common problems Hadoop can solve

The types of analytics often performed with Hadoop

Where the data comes from

The benefits of analyzing data with Hadoop

Real-world Hadoop use cases

The Hadoop Ecosystem

What other projects exist around core Hadoop

The differences between Hive and Pig

When to use HBase

How Flume and Sqoop are used to injest data into a Hadoop cluster

Have questions about Hadoop and Big Data Seminar - Denver? Contact Cloudera

When & Where

Denver Four Seasons Hotel
1111 14th Street
Denver, CO 80202

Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 9:00 AM (MST)

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Cloudera brings Hadoop to enterprise users. We provide a certified distribution based on the most recent stable release from Apache, online and live training, as well as commercial support.


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