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Make Data Work
December 1–3, 2015 • Singapore
Jim Scott

Jim Scott
Director, Enterprise Strategy and Architecture, MapR Technologies

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Jim Scott is the director of enterprise strategy and architecture at MapR Technologies. He is passionate about building combined big data and blockchain solutions. Over his career, Jim has held positions running operations, engineering, architecture, and QA teams in the financial services, regulatory, digital advertising, IoT, manufacturing, healthcare, chemicals, and geographical management systems industries. Jim has built systems that handle more than 50 billion transactions per day, and his work with high-throughput computing at Dow Chemical was a precursor to more standardized big data concepts like Hadoop. Jim is also the cofounder of the Chicago Hadoop Users Group (CHUG).

Sessions

4:50pm–5:30pm Wednesday, 12/02/2015
Hadoop Platform
Location: 334-335 Level: Intermediate
Jim Scott (MapR Technologies)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 4 ratings)
Application developers have long created complex schemas to handle storing with minor relationships in an RDBMS. This talk will show how to convert an existing (complicated schema) music database to HBase for transactional workloads, plus how to use Drill against HBase for real-time queries. HBase column families will also be discussed. Read more.