Cloud Computing & Virtualization SIG: Big Data and Alternative Database Technologies



  • Summary: Big Data and Alternative Database technologies are exploding in popularity within enterprises, and nearly all of these technologies are built to be cloud-compatible. However, there are significant technical and business hurdles that companies must face when implementing these technologies. This session will address the full range of implementation issues, spanning business models, appropriate use cases and high-level technical architecture pitfalls and best practices. We will explore each topic in turn, and encourage active participation from both business practitioners and technical experts in the audience. We hope that all attendees will find the presentation and dialogue helpful in demystifying cloud technologies and implementation issues related to Big Data and Alternative Database Technologies, leading to success in your future projects.

    6:30 - 7:00 p.m. Registration / Networking / Refreshments / Pizza

    7:00 - 8:20 p.m. Presentations

    8:20 - 8:30 p.m. Discussion