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Office Hour with Gwen Shapira (Cloudera)

Gwen Shapira (Confluent)
Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table A)

Gwen has got answers when it comes to Hadoop, R, analytics and more. She’s happy to talk to you about any of the following and whatever else you’d like to bring up:

  • Getting started with Hadoop
  • R, Python and data analysis with Hadoop
  • Architecture, design and implementation of Hadoop Applications
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Gwen Shapira


Gwen Shapira is a Solutions Architect at Cloudera and leader of IOUG Big Data SIG. Gwen Shapira studied computer science, statistics and operations research at the University of Tel Aviv, and then went on to spend the next 15 years in different technical positions in the IT industry. She specializes in scalable and resilient solutions and helps her customers build high-performance large-scale data architectures using Hadoop. Gwen Shapira is a frequent presenter at conferences and regularly publishes articles in technical magazines and her blog.