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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY

Ask me anything: Hadoop operations for production systems

Miklos Christine (Databricks), Kathleen Ting (Cloudera), Philip Zeyliger (Cloudera), Philip Langdale (Cloudera)
2:05pm–2:45pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Ask Me Anything
Location: 3D 05/08 Level: Advanced
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Join the instructors of the all-day tutorial “Apache Hadoop operations for production systems,” as they field a wide range of detailed questions. Even if you don’t have a specific question, join in to hear what others are asking.

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Miklos Christine


Miklos Christine is a solutions engineer for Databricks. Miklos was previously a system engineer at Cloudera where he helped strategic customers deploy and use the Apache Hadoop ecosystem in production. He has contributed to several projects in the open source community, previously worked on the design and implementation of the system infrastructure for the OS that runs on Cisco’s routers and switches, and holds a BS in electrical engineering and computer sciences from the University of California-Berkeley.

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Kathleen Ting


Kathleen Ting is currently a technical account manager at Cloudera, where she helps strategic customers deploy and use the Hadoop ecosystem in production. Kathleen has spoken on Hadoop, ZooKeeper, and Sqoop at many big data conferences, including Hadoop World, ApacheCon, and OSCON. She’s contributed to several projects in the open source community, is a committer and PMC Member on Sqoop, and is a coauthor of the Apache Sqoop Cookbook.

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Philip Zeyliger


Philip Zeyliger is a software engineer at Cloudera. He came to Cloudera from Google, where he worked on scalable storage for user-facing applications. Before that, he worked in finance at D.E. Shaw. Philip holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Harvard University. His interests include systems and databases. He’s a committer on the Apache Avro project.

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Philip Langdale


Philip Langdale is the engineering lead for cloud at Cloudera. He joined the company as one of the first engineers building Cloudera Manager and served as an engineering lead for that project until moving to working on cloud products. Previously, Philip worked at VMware, developing various desktop virtualization technologies. Philip holds a bachelor’s degree with honors in electrical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.