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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Michael Stonebraker

Michael Stonebraker
Cofounder and Chief Technology Officer, Tamr


Michael Stonebraker is an adjunct professor at MIT CSAIL and a database pioneer who has been involved with Postgres, SciDB, Vertica, VoltDB, Tamr and other database companies. He co-authored the paper “Data Curation at Scale: The Data Tamer System” :
presented at the Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research (CIDR’13).

Dr. Stonebraker specializes in database management systems and data integration, and has been a pioneer of database research and technology for more than a quarter of a century. He is the author of scores of papers in this area. He was the main architect of the INGRES relational DBMS; the object-relational DBMS, Postgres; and the federated data system, Mariposa; and has started nine start-up companies to commercialize these database technologies and, more recently, Big Data technologies (Vertica, VoltDB, Paradigm4, Tamr). He was recently elected to the National Academy of Engineering and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences


4:00pm–4:40pm Thursday, 02/19/2015
Hadoop & Beyond
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The explosion of internal data sources, data “lakes” (e.g., Hadoop), external public data sources, and feeds from the Internet of Things is creating a tsunami of diverse data sources for enterprises to leverage. Top-down data-integration and data-scientist tools won’t scale to meet integration demands. Learn how a scalable data curation platform can help enterprises with data integration at scale. Read more.